Alex

Alex
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Alex, mother to three rambunctious boys, belongs to the niche made-for-TV-movie market where a city girl marries a country boy. As such, she has developed a new appreciation for dirt biking, camping, hiking, and all other outdoor adventures. She loves anything artistic, but suffers from “jack of all trades, master of none” syndrome. You can find her at home working on one of a billion unfinished projects. Having all boys has been a blessing in disguise because her true loves are Harry Potter and Legos. Her sisters jokingly say she is the best “brother” they ever had.

Late Bloomer or Language Delay? Advice From an EIRMC Specialist

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As parents, we are constantly wondering if our children are “on track”. Maybe you have seen another child at a playdate group who can already do x, y, or z, and you’re left wondering...

Constipation in Children: Problem Solving with an EIRMC Pediatric Occupational Therapist

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As a parent, you quickly become very concerned about another human being’s pooping schedule. From the moment you give birth, you are told to begin tracking your baby’s bowel movements. Unfortunately, that tracking doesn’t...

My Son Was Addicted to Electronics

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There are few hard and fast rules at my house. We don’t jump on the couches. We take off our shoes. We don’t tell potty jokes or say bad words. We do not hit....

When Does Picky Eating Need Intervention? An Interview with EIRMC

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Is your child picky, or are they picky? And at what point does your child need intervention for their picky eating? I recently visited with Peter Nieman, a Speech-Language Pathologist (SLP) who works in...

We Love Minecraft

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I have always played video games. In our family, my two sisters and I were sandwiched between boy cousins with just a few other girls dotted in. Playdates with cousins involved hiding in the...

20 Budget-Friendly Meal Ideas for When You’re Short on Time

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Being a mother is hard. I’ve done the working mother route. I’ve done the stay-at-home mother route. And both of them have their challenges. For me, the biggest challenge is dinner. In both roles,...

Parents, Are You Ready for Kindergarten?

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Idaho Falls School District 91 wants to make sure you AND your child are ready for kindergarten. Here is a checklist of things that can help ensure you are prepared for that first day of...

Tips and Tricks for New Moms From an EIRMC Expert

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Newborns do not come with an instruction manual. Instead, when welcoming your new bundle of joy, there are specialized nurses that can answer any question that may come your way. To help prepare for...

What Women Want for Valentine’s Day: According to an East Idaho Moms Poll

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It’s no secret that there are a lot of expectations surrounding Valentine’s Day. In fact, many consider this holiday to be just as important as their anniversary, which means that a lot of pressure...

No More Laundry Lists

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The thought of “New Year, New Me” after 2020 seems laughable.  New year’s resolutions in the past have been my way of creating a ‘best-case-scenario-Alex’ and putting it down onto paper. The Alex that would...