Book Review: Poetry of a Hobo Mama

Parenting
This is a group giveaway with Hobo Mama, Living Peacefully With Children, Authentic Parenting, Up, Down & Natural, Code Name: Mama, Positive Parenting Connection, and I Thought I Knew Mama. Please enter at one site only. Find the section marked "Win it!" for the mandatory entry and optional bonus entries. In honor of April's National Poetry Month, Lauren Wayne of Hobo Mama is offering a giveaway of SEVEN copies of her poetry book, Poetry of a Hobo Mama: The First Three Years. Each copy retails for $11.99, so the combined value of this giveaway is $72! Poetry of a Hobo Mama is a collection of poems by Lauren Wayne, inspired by the initial three years of parenting her firstborn son, Mikko. My review Honest and passionate, Lauren Wayne has captured…
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Review & Giveaway: The Other Baby Book

Review & Giveaway: The Other Baby Book

Babies 0-12 months, Parenting
Full of  encouragement, humor and how to’s and evidence based information: This ain’t your mama’s baby book. It’s The Other Baby Book. Today, I am sharing some thoughts on The Other Baby Book written by Megan McGrory Massaro and Miriam J. Katz. The authors are both first time moms who together, embarked on a mission to empower other moms (and dads)  to return to the basics of love and connection in the first year of parenting. The Other Baby Book focuses on parenting in a natural way.  The message throughout the books is so positive, one of respect and love, for the first time mother and especially for the newborn and growing baby. The book emphasizes connection, attachment and natural, baby-centered care. The book is divided into eight chapters that are short and…
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