Author Archive | Brieanne H.

A Mom's REAL Guide to Cold and Flu Season

A Mom’s REAL Guide to Cold and Flu Season

Fall is coming. And then winter is coming. And with those come snotty noses, puke bugs, mysterious rashes and everything in between. I’m not a doctor, or a nurse, so don’t confuse this with actual medical advice. I’m just that mom who has the kids who have had every disease in the book. My kids […]

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How I Fed My Baby | Kansas City Moms Blog

How I Fed My Baby: Donor Milk

The doctor sat down. That was my first sign that something was wrong. Doctors, especially hospital pediatricians, wear sneakers because they’re on their feet all day, standing at bedsides, doing procedures, walking from room to room on rounds. He pulled up a chair across from me — me, rocking my sweet, sleeping,  perfect three-month-old baby […]

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Don't Call Me a #boymom

Don’t Call Me a #boymom

I have two children, Charlie and Patrick. They are bright, energetic, silly, and kind.  They love trucks and coloring and Paw Patrol, painted toenails and mommy’s necklaces, going to the pool and crashing into things and laughing hysterically. Sometimes they happily smear mud in their hair, and sometimes they don’t want to paint because it […]

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Horrors of Zulily

Horrors of Zulily

It’s no secret that I love shopping for kid’s clothes, and I love a good deal. Have you ever heard of Zulily? It allegedly combines both of these things. But once you dig past the irresistible sales on Toms and Hanna Andersson, you will find some… alarming? terrifying? downright weird? trends. Let’s start with the […]

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