Grinch Stole Your Christmas Cheer? 6 Uplifting Gifts to Give Yourself

What’s your current Christmas Cheer quotient? Is your merry heart singing Joy to the World? Or has the Grinch stolen all your joy? Mama, if you’re feeling like a Grinch, you are not alone! The holiday season has a way of squeezing a mama’s heart with all the pressures of the ideal Christmas: A perfectly clean house Yummy food from scratch—all the time Extra fun Christmas ... [Continue Reading]

Why Moms Are Falling Madly in Love with Amazon Prime

  If you haven't yet discovered the Parental Power of Prime, you are seriously missing out.  I'm not ashamed to say that over the years I've developed a serious man shop-crush over Mr. Amazon Prime. In fact, since we became Amazon Prime members back in 2007, I've developed a whole new compassion for Beliebers.  I get it, you 12-year-old hysterical female fan. I get it. Here are 4 ... [Continue Reading]

Your First Getaway: How to Confidently Leave Your Baby Behind

Do you ever find yourself dreaming of a summer getaway? Just think of the possibilities. You could... Relax on the beach. Read a whole book. Eat a meal in peace. Enjoy your husband without interruption. Please girl, you could take a nap! Sounds like paradise, doesn't it? I know what you're thinking. "Yes, it sounds lovely in theory...but I'm a mom.  How on earth am I ... [Continue Reading]

What is Your Mothering Style?

The following photos have been used according to the Fair Use Clause, in which I am permitted to use movie stills to comment on the movie in question. In this case, I'm commenting on the personality types of the characters. Congratulations, ladies.  You're about to read the longest post ever written on Incredible Infant. Clocking in at 5370 words, this blasted wonderful article has taken ... [Continue Reading]

Mamaraderie: The Art of Making Mom Friends

You spy her across the playground as you both sip on your Mickey D's Diet Cokes. On top of your mutual caffeine addiction, you see that you share a love for Vera Bradley and your two-year old boys. "She could be the one!" you think as you begin to imagine the possibilities... Mani/pedis. Coffee and conversation. Someone to watch your toddler so you can stroll through Target in ... [Continue Reading]

Rock your Resolutions: A Mommy’s Map to Conquering the New Year

Do you see it out there? Over yonder? Beckoning you on the horizon? The giant 'X' marks the spot: the actual achieving of that elusive goal. But how do you get there? Does this sound a little too familiar? When you were younger, you sprinted straight toward your New Years' Resolutions with enthusiasm. But, tired and out of breath, you wore yourself out by February 7th. Womp ... [Continue Reading]

27 Cures for Mommy Cabin Fever

Let's do a quick health check. Are you showing any of these symptoms? You caught yourself looking longingly out the window and dreaming of a Hawaiian getaway at least 20 times in the last hour. You haven’t showered since…. um… wait, what day is today? You accidentally woke your child up from his nap because you were dancing and singing the Hallelujah chorus a little too loudly when he ... [Continue Reading]