Passionate About Cincinnati
and the Moms Who Live Here

Author Archive | Maddie Forrester

CMB If You Think Having an Early Bike-Rider is a Good Idea...

If You Think Having an “Early Bike-Rider” is a Good Idea

So, here’s a parenting bandwagon I jumped on: balance bikes. If you haven’t seen these around the playground, they’re tiny bikes with no pedals. A kid can use a balance bike much like a push toy, starting with a walk. Soon, the “balance” part will kick in. The rider, not yet old enough to thoroughly […]

Continue Reading 1
saapheart

Stray Animal Adoption Program and Happy Tails

Every image in this post is of an adoptable animal. Photography by Lisa Binns, of Shelter Dog Photography.  I discovered Stray Animal Adoption Program (SAAP) last year, via desperate Google search, when someone dumped an extremely pregnant cat outside of my children’s daycare. I normally have a heart of stone, but there are a few […]

Continue Reading 0
double-permission

Double Permission

There are many difficult things about having twins. The pregnancy and birth are automatically scarier, and frequently more complicated (I got off easy, but for the worry). The sleep deprivation is really so epic that, frankly, you truly can’t describe it. You just can’t. And the destructive power of two toddlers? Like, whoa. There are […]

Continue Reading 0