Recent Posts

Spring Baby Boom!

Born: April 17 | Weight: 7 lb 1 oz  | Length: 21 in

The Reno Moms Blog team has grown this month, with the delightful additions of two new bundles of joy! Let’s congratulate these mamas and send happy wishes their way. Leave your best tip for welcoming a second child into the family in the comments below.       Tweet

Read More »

Invisible Threat: Why We Need a Pro-Vaccination Movement

Invisible Threat Movie

Last week was National Immunization Week and I was invited to sit on a panel at the Immunize Nevada screening of an amazing short film made by high school students in California. The film, Invisible Threat,  is incredibly powerful and made with a journalistic integrity that we don’t see a lot of …

Read More »

Paying Tribute to the Moms of the Reno Moms Blog


With Mother’s Day quickly approaching, us moms at the Reno Moms Blog decided we’d like to take the opportunity to pay tribute to our own mothers.  So get comfortable and enjoy the submissions from our contributors. How has your own mother influenced the way you approach motherhood? Jenny: My mom …

Read More »

Parenting Advice for My Newlywed Sister


Dear Sister, What a lovely time in life this is for you, still in the blush of newlywed life, and the heady swirl of becoming “Mrs.” With this lifetime leap of faith, underway, now’s the time to start thinking about babies! Wait, what? No, leave me alone. Yes, I know …

Read More »

Packing for Labor & Delivery in 15 Items or Less


In 2010 (3 years ago!) when I was pregnant with my son, I struggled to figure out what on earth I should put in my bag for my stay at the hospital. When the day finally came I, like most first time moms, walked in with copious things in tow …

Read More »