Rebooting my Brain is first on Spring Cleaning List


Rebooting my Brain Necessary for Busy Parents (Stacey Hatton) In my youth I had no problem remembering things. I knew every day after recess I could get a drink of water right after the class trip to the bathroom. Studying for tests was easy, I knew every kids name in my class, and in 0.23 seconds I could spout out which Girl Scout cookie was my favorite. Yet over the years, my timing and efficiency have been going downhill. The expressions Momnesia, aging mind, or ... [ Read More ]

Listeria Hysteria Over Contaminated Ice Cream

Ice Cream

Blue Bell Ice Cream has listeria AGAIN and it's no treat   (Stacey Hatton) Personally, I always imagined my demise would be caused by Diet Coke. Not from the toxins that I chug daily (aka nectar of the Gods), but I'd be hit by a Diet Coke delivery truck. The great irony would be enjoyable for my friends and family, and hopefully help in their healing process. But alas, one of the scariest stories in recent news stopped me in my tracks. My Bunny Tracks, that is. The word in the ... [ Read More ]

Drama Queen Daughter Crying Over Spilled Yogurt


    Time for a Drama Queen Intervention (Stacey Hatton, RN) Do you happen to have melodramatic, or as I like to say Drama Queen daughter in your home? In the medical world, we say these creative kids are predominately using their right-brain more than the analytical or left-side of the brain. At our house we are a 50-50 brain split. My husband, the engineer has his mini-version of himself (our cute - but girly daughter, Munchkin #1) and this writer/nurse/ex-theatre gal has a ... [ Read More ]

Bathing Suit Season Therapy Needed

Terri Biebel

  Hi Gang! I wanted to make an announcement that Nurse Mommy Laughs is going through a bit of a change. Yes, that is the new me on the left. BWAHH!!! No, I'm shaking things up a bit to improve content and make the blog more entertaining. In addition to moi, there will be a team of women bloggers who write fabulous tales of being a parent, how to improve your health in today's world, and experts on kids'  health and nutrition. Everyone of them is capable of making you laugh out loud, ... [ Read More ]