Seeking An Au Pair / Nanny (Full Time) – Inquire Within

Seeking an Au Pair / Nanny (Full Time) – Inquire Within

Seeking a Nanny or Au Pair to engage our children and support for the next year. We are a very energetic family with lots of projects, and our new Au Pair will be in the mix of it all, supplementing during the times that are challenging for our family.

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Product Review: E3 Live BrainON Food For Mama & Baby

Product Review: E3 Live BrainON Food for Mama & Baby

You want to give your kids the best shot, right? This incredible, organic and natural formula is called E3 Live BrainON. Learn about how we used it and why.

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DIY Kid Project: Matching Shapes And Colors

DIY Kid Project: Matching Shapes and Colors

We created a Do it Yourself Kid Project based on Montessori curriculum of matching shapes and colors. We used sparkly papers made for a 2 year old.

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Remedies For Dealing With A Coughing Toddler

Remedies for Dealing with a Coughing Toddler

It is always best to focus on preventative care, but when situations arise that require reactive care, here are a few remedies to help you get through it.

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5 Ways To Mitigate Pregnancy Challenges

5 Ways to Mitigate Pregnancy Challenges

Going through the stages of pregnancy I can see how quickly the ebb and flow of nature really works. Patience and a few tricks can make all the difference.

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Quiet

Quiet

What a pleasure life’s simple moments can give us. I forget that sometimes in the heat of a crazy work day and today is a nice reminder. It is just quiet.

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The Lake For Lovers…

The Lake for Lovers…

Walking into the entrance feels like we are going back in time to Italy, but with a modern, almost Brooklynesque edge. There are fantastic cocktails and unusual cheeses from around the world. The menu is robust and full of delicious offerings. Some with meat, some with light fare and all with unusual cheeses. It far exceeded all our expectations for what a wine & cheese bar should be (in any country and in any place in the world).

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Breastfeeding: Finito! Woo Hoo!

Breastfeeding: Finito! Woo Hoo!

It has been a long road; paved with lack of sleep, double meals and a lack of possession over my own body. Since August 2012 I have been attached to Iza physically in one way or another – in the womb or on my breast. I need a break, and be able to be alone for a change. So, we made the decision to wean.

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Nanny Wars – Mayan Style

Nanny Wars – Mayan Style

I mean, come on. We are apparently all the same around the world and it is just full on pathetic that we can’t all get along and work together as a global community. Right?! We are living in the midst of our Nanny’s fighting over their place in our home: Nanny Wars… Mayan Style.

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Losing Connection With My Partner And The Magic 4-Hour Fix

Losing Connection with My Partner and the Magic 4-Hour Fix

We have a child, we live in an emerging country and we are taking a big risk that may or may not pay off. We are scared. Through all of this we have really lost sight equally of our friendship and our intimacy. But today we found our way back.

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Pump N’ Dump On The Road Via Walmart

Pump n’ Dump on the Road via Walmart

Today I have pumped and dumped like 20oz of milk. With each pumping session in my little bathroom stall, pump in hand and Netflix (yay) ready to watch, I feel a little sad knowing it is not going to go in my daughters mouth, but instead down the drain.

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Work Trip Away In Nuevo York

Work Trip Away in Nuevo York

I’m freaking out. I suppose it is a normal reaction since I am leaving my baby who I am still nursing in a foreign country to head back to the City for the week.

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Sleep Training For Baby

Sleep Training for Baby

Its just after midnight and we are going on our second crying fit the current one lasting already nearly an hour already. I can’t sleep, I can’t breathe. I feel for my beba and I want nothing more than to scoop her up in my arms and let her know it will all be okay and that Mama’s here.

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