Monthly Archives: August 2009

Moms We Love: Dr. Tanya Remer Altmann

As a pediatrician, Dr. Tanya Remer Altmann has answered every baby and toddler-related health question imaginable. Over and over again. So Dr. Tanya, who is on the editorial board of the American Academy of Pediatrics, decided to write Mommy Calls,…

Moms We Love: Laurie Wing

Moms We Love: Laurie Wing

Laurie Wing is a real renaissance woman. From penning her super successful pregnancy journal, Butterflies and Hiccups: A Guided Pregnancy Journal (Sterling Publishing, $14.99), to creating her own public relations company, Laurie has created a great life for herself and…

Cupcake Stop Truck

Yum Eats: Cupcake Stop

Close your eyes and think of a cupcake. Pick any flavor you like. It seems that just the word elicits happiness and smiles. So when the kind folks over at CupcakeStop — NYC’s first (and finest) mobile cupcake truck —…

Book Bag: Bye Bye Monster

If your little one believes there are scary monsters lurking in his bedroom closet, you should read him Bye Bye Monster ($16.95). Written by Kelly Lucente, Bye Bye Monster is a charming tale of a little boy named Joey who…

Laurie Berkner Jennifer Parris

Behind the Scenes with Laurie Berkner

I’m not going to lie. I love Laurie Berkner. I can sing all of her songs just as well as (or sometimes better than) my own kids. Laurie is one of those children’s singers who just gets kids. She writes…

Moms We Love: Allyson Rice of The Total Human

 Actress Allyson Rice is helping to heal the world, one human at a time. As the Founder and Director of The Total Human, Allyson helps people to get in touch with and release their creative potential via women’s retreats, workshops,…