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Sondra .. Patient Expert

San Diego, California
I'm a Certified Parent Educator and Marketing Consultant, living and working in San Diego and... Full Bio
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The Kids Are All Right by Sondra .. Patient ExpertHealth Maven Posted in: Blog Posts in Parenting In honor of National Coming Out Day , I wanted to highlight the growing number of families that are made up of same sex parents and remind readers about the film by Focus Fe ... Read on »
New Designs for Hooter Hiders from Bebe au Lait by Sondra .. Patient ExpertHealth Maven Posted in: Blog Posts in Parenting I was introduced to Bebe au Lait a few years back and have been following along these last few years, passing on the info to my pregnant friends and new moms. Of course, ... Read on »
Happy Healthy Hip Pregnancy by Sondra .. Patient ExpertHealth Maven Posted in: Blog Posts in Parenting I think I’ve done more research during this pregnancy than I did when I was pregnant with my son seven years ago. I relied on friends and medical professionals to see me thr ... Read on »
Don’t Let the Bed Bugs Bite by Sondra .. Patient ExpertHealth Maven Posted in: Blog Posts in Parenting “Don’t let the bed bugs bite, but if they do, hit ‘em with a shoe and they’ll turn black and blue.” When I was little, we’d joke about bed bugs, not really knowing that ... Read on »
How it All Began by Sondra .. Patient ExpertHealth Maven Posted in: Blog Posts in Parenting It’s been brought to my attention that although I have shared intimate details over the past year regarding my relationship with my new husband/father of my soon-to-be-here ... Read on »
Stupid Things to Say to a Pregnant Woman by Sondra .. Patient ExpertHealth Maven Posted in: Blog Posts in Parenting Is there an etiquette book out there on what NOT to say to a pregnant woman? There should be. Here are a few of the things that have been said to me – so far – that have ... Read on »
Boobs and Bliss by Sondra .. Patient ExpertHealth Maven Posted in: Blog Posts in Parenting If you own a smart phone, you probably have a few games that keep you occupied while in the waiting room or keep your kids busy when they’re bored. I admit that I have a ... Read on »
An Ode to My iPhone by Sondra .. Patient ExpertHealth Maven Posted in: Blog Posts in Parenting Waiting for the Light to Turn Green Check time. Check temperature. Take picture. Upload to Facebook. Harvest crops. Send text. Respond to email. Add ev ... Read on »
Banned Books Week by Sondra .. Patient ExpertHealth Maven Posted in: Blog Posts in Parenting I grew up in the library. I don’t remember how often we went, but I can still picture the white shelves, the children’s area and the YA section that I eventually “grew int ... Read on »
Fantasy Football Fever by Sondra .. Patient ExpertHealth Maven Posted in: Blog Posts in Parenting My husband has seven Fantasy Football teams to manage this year. Seven. Last year, I was amused by the time and energy he put into the entire football season and this yea ... Read on »
Over One Thousand Ninety-Five Days Ago by Sondra .. Patient ExpertHealth Maven Posted in: Blog Posts in Parenting My son loves numbers, big numbers especially. When he was asked in school to share a story about a time he got hurt, he referenced a time (obviously he couldn’t think of any ... Read on »
Child Passenger Safety Week by Sondra .. Patient ExpertHealth Maven Posted in: Blog Posts in Parenting Although I have about 100 days left of this pregnancy, I’m still not quite prepared as far as getting everything ready, installed and assembled. We have registered for bab ... Read on »
Good Vibrations by Sondra .. Patient ExpertHealth Maven Posted in: Blog Posts in Parenting I’m always thrilled when local companies find me – through my site – and want to partner me with me in a way that benefits both of us. When the husband and wife team f ... Read on »
Children’s Book Review: Chicken Big by Sondra .. Patient ExpertHealth Maven Posted in: Blog Posts in Parenting Chicken Big , the latest picture book by Keith Graves , arrived at our house yesterday and it was a huge hit. My son was super excited to take a bath since I promised him ... Read on »
Where the surf meets the turf by Sondra .. Patient ExpertHealth Maven Posted in: Blog Posts in Parenting I love going out with my girlfriends and fellow San Diego bloggers ! We don’t do it often enough, but usually, while we’re out snapping photos, tweeting and laughing so lo ... Read on »
Silent but Deadly by Sondra .. Patient ExpertHealth Maven Posted in: Blog Posts in Parenting My son’s summer reading list came in early July. He wasn’t remotely interested in any of the books on the list. They had pictures and words that he could read on his own, ... Read on »
Marriage Milestones by Sondra .. Patient ExpertHealth Maven Posted in: Blog Posts in Parenting My husband flies in today for a whirlwind weekend. We’ll be discussing baby names, visiting the doctor for an ultrasound & check-up and shopping for awesome baby gear when ... Read on »
Building a Strong Marriage by Sondra .. Patient ExpertHealth Maven Posted in: Blog Posts in Parenting I know how this is going to sound to some people, but after seeing Sex and the City 2 , I started to feel better about my long-distance marriage and stopped trying to anal ... Read on »
Rock Star Moms by Sondra .. Patient ExpertHealth Maven Posted in: Blog Posts in Parenting When I found out I was expecting a baby a few months back, one of the first things I thought was how much has changed since I was pregnant with my son seven years ago. ... Read on »
Backpacking Dad and Reality TV by Sondra .. Patient ExpertHealth Maven Posted in: Blog Posts in Parenting I’ve always considered myself a feminist, which, as I define it, means that men and women should be treated as equals in every arena. So, when Project Mom Casting announce ... Read on »