Meet Heather Desmond O’Neill: New Signature Mommy Blogger!

Heather Desmond O’Neill, one of our new mommy bloggers, is a thirty-something mom who has two boys under the age of 5 that keep her on her toes!  New to blogging, Heather is looking forward to sharing her stories and experiences with raising her children.  She also can’t want to connect with other moms here … More Meet Heather Desmond O’Neill: New Signature Mommy Blogger!

The Art of Conversation

By: Heather Desmond O’Neill There are few things more irritating than trying to have a conversation with someone and they are more focused on their device than engaging in an actual conversation. Next time you are in a restaurant, look at the people around you – what are they doing? If there are kids at … More The Art of Conversation

The Switch Witch

By: Heather Desmond O’Neill Call me a glutton for punishment.  We’ve incorporated one more “tradition” in our house around a holiday.  The Tooth Fairy has made a few visits lately.  Buddy the Elf leaves magic Christmas Pajamas on Christmas Eve.  Lucky the Leprechaun has made a few appearances around St. Patrick’s Day.  The Easter Bunny … More The Switch Witch

Lockdown

By: Heather Desmond O’Neill “Mama, we had a drill at school today!” “Wow! A fire drill?” “Nope …. A LOCKDOWN drill!” And my heart sank. Thankfully, I was on the phone with my son so he did not see the tears that immediately formed in the corners of my eyes. My mind immediately thought of … More Lockdown

10 Tips for Traveling to Disney

By: Heather Desmond O’Neill  If you are planning a trip to Walt Disney World, there are a few things you need to know: Download the My Disney Experience App – You can link all of your park tickets, meal plans, reservations, experiences, fast passes, credit cards, and Memory Maker photos in one place! Magic Bands – These … More 10 Tips for Traveling to Disney

Lost

By: Heather Desmond O’Neill That pit in your stomach when you lose, or you think you have lost, your child. My 6-year-old son and I were in Target. We had been looking for a Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtle bracelet for his brother. They didn’t have any in the boy’s department, so as we were checking out, I thought … More Lost

Disney

By: Heather Desmond O’Neill I did it. I can’t believe I actually did it. I booked a trip to Walt Disney World. I booked a trip to Walt Disney World … in August. The temperature and the crowds will most likely be unbearable …. But I couldn’t be more excited! This will be our first … More Disney

Untruths

By: Heather Desmond O’Neill There are definitely two teams in our house. Us against them. We have to stick together.  If we don’t, our children may realize that ultimately we really have no power. There are fabrications that we have told our children to keep the upper hand.  After the kids are in bed, sometimes … More Untruths

What I’ve Learned From My Husband

By: Heather Desmond O’Neill  My husband has taught me a lot about fatherhood.  He is devoted, loving and takes great pride in the two little monsters we created. Here are 4 things in particular that I have learned about fatherhood from him: Lead by example – My husband treats me with respect at all times … More What I’ve Learned From My Husband

Signature Moms Blog Reunion

On Monday, June 2nd Signature Healthcare hosted a dinner to welcome our new Signature Mommy Bloggers. Check out a few photos from the event and make sure to look out our new bloggers’ introductory posts in the next few weeks.