Tag: Mommy Nearest

Surviving sickness (family-style)

Surviving sickness (family-style)
Everyone is sick. Seriously. Everyone. At least one member of my family is currently sick or has been sick in the past two weeks. We’ve cycled through everything from Fifth’s Disease to strep throat to a stomach bug to your standard winter cold. One person gets better. Another goes down. The school attendance line is an autodial. We’re going through a box of Kleenex a day. One of my little friends visits my bed nearly every night in need of extras snuggles, a dose of Tylenol or a change of sheets due to a vomiting incident. Mama is tired. Through this rough patch of bad health, I’ve learned a couple of valuable lessons that I thought I would share...

Mommy Nearest Launches in Chicago

Mommy Nearest Launches in Chicago
I’ve got a new gig. Yes, another one. I like to keep myself busy! I am excited to announce that Mommy Nearest has chosen me as one of their local  “Expert Moms” in Chicago. Mommy Nearest is a recently launched mobile app that allows parents to access all kinds of child-related resources throughout Chicago and... Read more »