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How A Random Act Of Kindness Help Us Through Our NICU Journey

It was typical morning in the NICU, a place that felt like home after months of daily visits. As I sat watching my daughter sleep, a nurse walked up to me with a package in hand. It was addressed to Peyton, my lone surviving triplet. I quickly opened the box, unwrapping a gift from the […]

26 Acts of Kindness for Preemie Moms

One of the most common questions that leads people to this blog is something along the lines of, “My friend had a preemie – how can I help?” There are so many things you can do for your preemie parent friend, from setting up meal calendars to shooting her a quick text message to let her know you are thinking of her. In honor of Random Acts of Kindness Day, we’ve put together a list of 26 acts of kindness for the preemie mom in your life. [Read more]

{FB Chat} Not Just Another Resolution – Making Self-Care Stick

Sarina LaMarche, Senior Career and Life Coach with Renee Trudeau & Associates, looks at how to set realistic goals for self-care this year and how to make them stick, even if you sometimes fall off the wagon. Get re-energized this year so you are more rested, relaxed, healthier and more organized. [Read more]