It's officially summer here in Central Maryland. For most families, this means some long hours in the car are just ahead. If this is the first time you've taken a long trip with baby, that can be a little daunting.
The beach can be a calming place; a safe space away from the burdens of adulthood. A place where a mediocre book, some SPF 30 and a comfy chair are all you need for hours of entertainment.
…..until you have children…..
This is the time of year when everyone in Central Maryland is looking forward to vacation! We are all longing for sunshine, warmth and some quality family time. All that stands between your family and paradise is the flight. We know that traveling, particularly by plane, with a new little one can be daunting. Here are some tips from seasoned jet-setting parents to get you started!
Your spouse/partner is having a baby too! How can they benefit from the support of a doula during labor and delivery?
Bringing home a new baby can be a big transition for the entire family, pets included. Whether your fur baby has been your ‘only child’ or you’re continuing to add to your ‘pack’, figuring out how to introduce a new baby to your pets can be exciting and stressful.
School is back in session so fall is the perfect time to take a trip to one of the many destinations our area has to offer. My family and I recently went to the Baltimore Zoo (where we are members) and had basically every exhibit to ourselves. The only screaming children I had to endure were my own!
Bringing a new baby into your family is a transition for everyone, but especially for the soon-to-be siblings. Even the most excited and proud big brothers and sisters may not realize just how significantly their life is about to be altered.