Free Obituary Lookups

Recently I wrote a post about the amount of information an individual could receive off of an obituary. In addition to important dates of the deceased individual, you're also receiving names of locations, family names, hints as to their religion and a sense of who they were. While on the hunt to crack my own …

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Family History Tips and Tricks

Genealogy can be tough. Its vast amount of information can stump even the most seasoned professionals because often time without documentation, one can only theorize rather than prove. Families immigrate and change their surnames which can make searching difficult. Families get divorced or separate but there would be no paper trail. There are so many …

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Constipation in Babies and Toddlers: What I Did, What Worked and What Didn’t.

Note - I am not a doctor. I am not a licensed nutritionist. All of these opinions are my own, and you should always consult a physician if you need medical advice for your child. My daughter has chronic constipation. It began once she started solid foods as a six month old infant. My daughter …

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Infant Hip Dysplasia: My Journey as a New Mother Dealing with a Medical Crisis

The article was edited for length and/or clarity. Pregnancy is a wonderful thing to experience. It’s growing a human being, a little mini you that shares your characteristics and those of your partner. Pregnancy is an adventure. It’s unpredictable, and can throw everyone it affects through a loop. More often than not, women go into …

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A Year Long Battle with Post Partum Depression

It's hard to admit that you have fault of any kind, and even more so if you're ashamed of that particular fault. The year after I had my daughter was one of the most difficult years of my life. I struggled with an array of emotions and hormonal changes after giving birth, and I suffered …

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