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Lauren Anderson

Pharmacist and Parenting Writer

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About Lauren

Lauren Anderson is a new mom living in Saint Paul, Minnesota. She has a busy career in health care, and in her free time loves to hike with her husband and son, Hudson, train for half marathons, and experiment with new recipes in her kitchen. She has always loved to write and is excited about sharing her new parenting experiences with you.

  • Toddlers, Toddler Growth and Development

    Many experts agree that learning to identify and name feelings early on leads to more emotionally intelligent and resilient adults with a stronger sense of well-being. Help your kids identify and express their feelings with this list of feelings and printable feelings flashcards.

  • Pregnancy, Trying to Conceive

    A new mom and Doctor of Pharmacy answers the question "Can you get pregnant while breastfeeding?" and discusses the use of the lactational amenorrhea method.

  • Entertainment and Activities, Indoor Activities

    We've compiled the ulimate list of activities for kids at home this winter and during the pandemic. We've rounded up our favorite activities for kids including DIY and craft ideas, learning activities, imaginative play ideas, kitchen fun, and ways to give back.

  • Entertainment and Activities, Holidays, Christmas

    In accordance with the CDC's most recent recommendations regarding gatherings, we have put together a list of eight virtual holiday and Christmas activities to try this year. Pick and choose the ones that sound fun to you and your family!

  • Babies, Baby Products

    One new mama discusses her baby's sleep journey and honestly and openly reviews the buzzworthy Ollie Swaddle product.

  • Babies, Your Baby and Sleep

    One new mama discusses her baby's sleep journey and honestly and openly reviews the buzzworthy Baby Merlin's Magic Sleepsuit product.

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