How to Feed Your Baby

Feeding a Newborn “One of the first things you will do as a mom is feed your baby. It is a good idea to think about what you want to do before you deliver your baby.” Pediatric nurse and mother of two young sons, Marisa discusses feeding issues for newborns. She talks about the pros … Continue reading »

Wonder Works Wonders!

Connie discusses the reasons that children need nature and a sense of wonder in their lives. Taking a walk with a young child, without the distractions of a cell phone or iPod, provides an opportunity for bonding. Pointing out the wonders that surround us every day-a flower, a bug, a pretty bird-give a child a … Continue reading »


One of the nicest things a family can do is to establish a time to share dinner together. While it can be a challenge for busy families, setting a day or two a side each week to have dinner together is very important. Besides sharing food, you share language, manners, customs, family stories, and more. … Continue reading »


Welcome to motherhood! Welcome to Motherhood By Marisa Maricich, R.N. ©2010 Mom to Madre from Connie Goldin on Vimeo. Meet Pediatric nurse, Marisa (28). Mom to Madre Board Member, Marisa Maricich, RN, mommy to two young sons, ages 3 and 6, and an infant daughter, talks to new mothers about the joys and challenges of … Continue reading »