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Ways to Boost Your Fertility Naturally

Are you wondering if there’s anything you can do to boost your fertility before resorting to fertility treatments? (Or do you want to help the effectiveness of those treatments?) Good news: by making a few simple diet & lifestyle changes, you can greatly increase your likelihood of conception. (1) The challenging part, of course, is actually implementing healthy changes and making them easy so you’ll stick with them long-term. Knowing what we should do doesn’t always mean that... read more

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Third Trimester Yoga Guidelines

Once you turn the corner into your third trimester, you may notice that the pregnancy “honeymoon” is over. Your baby’s growth is accelerating and you may be experiencing a whole new batch of aches and pains. Yoga within the third … read more

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Remembering 9/11: Be and Be Better

We at Mommybites remember and honor all those who lost their lives on 9/11, thirteen years ago today. “Be and be better for they existed.” When Great Trees Fall by Maya Angelou When great trees fall, rocks on distant hills … read more

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To Share or Not to Share?

“YOU have been using that for a long time, it is your sister’s turn.” “Yes, it is yours, but let your brother use it for a little.” “Be nice! SHARE.” I know that being able to share is an important … read more

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Baby Milestones in the First Year of Life

Milestones are exciting for all parents! Below are some milestones to look forward to during the first year of life. A general reminder: all babies are unique. Thus, these are guidelines on what to look for at the approximate ages. … read more

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Smart Food Choices Help Clean Up the Water Supply

If you live in the city of Toledo and you’re still buying produce via conventional agriculture, you might want to rethink that choice. Or if you live in any of the areas affected by blue-green algae blooms, you might want … read more

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Summer Memories

As summer draws to an end, I thought I would share with you a passage from one my favorite end-of-summer posts, written last year by Mommybites contributor Mina Mckiernan, as a letter to her daughters: My hope for you is … read more

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Start the School Year Off Right

Back-to-school time is upon us already! Whether your child is just starting out at school or a seasoned school goer, it’s important to prepare yourselves for the start of a new school year. We reached out to development expert, Dana Rosenbloom, to … read more

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