Apples and Cinema – Your Pittsburgh Family Photographers – Family Portrait Session Tips

Have your holiday family photos coming up? Don’t know what to wear? Don’t know when to go? Along with being the writer of Mommy Miracles, I’m also a full time photographer for one of my own small businesses, Apples and Cinema. 1) WEAR NEUTRAL COLORS What do we wear? It’s tempting to go with LOUD, colorful […]

Perfect Gift Basket Resources – on a budget!

A gift isn’t is extra special when it’s unique and from the heart…but it’s even better if it is also within your budget. And to accomplish that, all you have to do is make your loved ones a basket yourself! It’s heartfelt, it’s special, and if you do it right, it won’t cost you too […]

Inexpensive Valentine’s Day Presents for All

A Valentine’s Day gift isn’t any good unless it’s unique and from the heart…but it’s even better if it is also an inexpensive gift. And to accomplish that, all you have to do is make your Valentine a basket! It’s heartfelt, it’s special, and if you do it right, it won’t cost you too much […]

Choosing between a certified nurse midwife and an OB Gyno doctor’s office for the birth of your baby

For many women, the choice might be a no-brainer. They either definitely want a natural birth with a midwife, or they definitely want to give birth with the assistance of pain medicine at hospital. Here’s a personal experience that may help you make the choice.

A Simple Stuffing Recipe for the Simple Cook

Thanksgiving is back again, and so is the best part of it: the stuffing. At least that’s my opinion! Which is why I have put myself in charge of making it for both my family and my husband’s family. And I intend to make a TON! The thing is, I’m not known for being the best cook.