Julie Plus 4

Former TV news anchor Julie shares her hilariously candid take on being a mom of four with some seriously 'real' advice...

“I am SOOOOO excited for you to move to Ohio!” It’s not a phrase you expect to hear, and yet I’ve heard it from my mom, my brother, my best friend … basically, anyone who … READ MORE

I was so excited when I first received an Otteroo! Our family was going on vacation to Yosemite and there would be a pool. Perfect. I thought. She’ll love it. I thought. Rowan howled, and … READ MORE

50 Things to Do Before You Deliver Pregnancy Book Cover

Anyone who follows Otteroo fan Jill Krause on Baby Rabies or Happy Loud Life knows that she is funny, straight-forward and smart. She’s using her wit and knowledge in a new pregnancy book to get you … READ MORE

How a “Yes Day” may become our new, best tradition. My second child, Scarlet, tends to be shy. I could tell how uncomfortable she was at her 4th birthday party. She didn’t like all of … READ MORE

Baby in Tunnel Photography Tips

You want to make sure that your aperture is always lined up with your ISO, or else you’re going to have trouble with your shutter speed. Just kidding. I have no idea what I just … READ MORE

There comes a time in your life when you’re being invited to a baby shower every other month. Don’t stress about what to give! Here are some great, easy ideas. 1. Emergency Pack Put together … READ MORE