Please allow me to tell you the story about the loss of our dog, Titan… through the eyes of my daughter. ~ OMB Contributor, Felicia It was an early summer morning when I woke up to see grandma and grandpa in the kitchen. “Where’s mom and dad?” “They had to take one of your dogs […]
I’m brown and an immigrant. Its relevance has never felt more real to me, than now. Racism, its prevalence is still a hard pill to swallow and not exactly dinner conversation, but unquestionably one that needs to be had. So here goes… My 7 year old had brought home a school library book from about George Washington […]
I took my daughter to the bank last Saturday to open a checking account and get a debit card. Opening an account at the bank is not a speedy process and requires a lot of verifying information on the banker’s keypad. After providing her birth certificate, her social security card, and selecting a debit card […]
I have a newly found love for exercise classes. Having been an athlete as a child, teen and college student, I have been a work out fanatic all of my adult life. Prior to baby, I was a runner and a gym rat, spending an hour sometimes two exercising. It kept me sane. I have […]
We worked with Winnie Palmer Hospital for Women and Babies to bring you this sponsored content. Being pregnant in Florida can feel a little different than other places. This can be a good thing (no need to buy an expensive pregnancy parka) or a less-than-good thing (have you been 40 weeks pregnant in August here?). […]
Move over, summer reading: Seminole County Library offers a slew of services for adults, too. With the start to every summer, there come certain rights of passage: family trips, camps, exhausted parents, and summer reading. But this summer, let’s not forget the parents and all of the programs that the Seminole County Library offers for those […]
via Christina Janel Photography “Dadadada…” My son might chew on tables and suck on wood blocks, but surely he knows exactly who I am when he says that. Or, maybe he doesn’t…but it’s irrelevant. The fact is: I am now “Dadadada.” As we approach the eve of Father’s Day, I find myself wondering how the […]
Time to fire up the grill, listen to a few classic jokes and show dad how much you appreciate him this Sunday for Father’s Day. While a fishing trip or round of golf is sure to be a success, there are few activities a dad loves as much as cooking some delicious food over the grill. The […]
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Ever wonder what to get dad for Father’s Day? Well, instead of getting dad something why not take him somewhere? Orlando is full of fun activities and places to visit, that I know dads would love! Check out these 5 Fun Places in Orlando To Take Dad For Father’s Day. Take Dad To The Beach The […]
Father’s Day is this weekend, so we’ve put together a quick and easy DIY Father’s Day photo gift idea that is perfect to do with your little ones of any age. By easy, we mean that this project is a piece of cake if your child(ren) can sit still, look at the camera, and smile on […]
Are you as clueless as I am when it comes to what to DO for Father’s Day? Spend it together? Give him free time to do guy stuff? Do something new, something you know he loves? Or just do your normal routine with the addition of a tasty steak dinner? The best answer is… ASK HIM! […]
From our Father’s Day Gift Guide, calendar of events, DIY projects and blog posts, we hope this resource for all things Father’s Day is a helpful tool!
Twice this week the news has broke that a celebrity has died from suicide. First fashion designer Kate Spade, then celebrity chef Anthony Bourdain. Both have led successful lives and have the means to access the best mental healthcare and they still felt that they no longer could face their lives. Suicide is a major […]
Will all the Room Moms and PTA Moms please rise? Now, please allow the rest of us a moment to complete a full round of slow claps and a curtsy. Ladies, the year is behind us, and you have done it again. I am not exactly what I would call a hot mess mom (most […]