What's your favorite fall ensemble? My staple "vest over jacket" in this week's fashion post. > More

Here are five Halloween costume ideas that struck our fancy this year plus our weekly giveaway! > More

Demo of the flip dog of vinyasa yoga, tips on how to flip bad energy to good AND an Onzie giveaway! > More


These cultural differences on maternity leave and postpartum care will shock you! > More

How the Head Lag Test is being used to predict autism spectrum disorder. > More

New parents – watch here for tips on newborn needs, including my favorite, the side snap t-shirt! > More


Looking for printable flash cards for babies and toddlers to encourage their speech and language developm > More

Before having your baby, make sure you’re prepared with my essential hospital bag checklist! > More

I’ll guide you through the endless options when it comes to buying baby bottles and nipples! > More


After five babies, I know all the best breastfeeding tools and products for every nursing mom! > More

For some great breast pumping tips and info about pumping after breastfeeding, watch my helpful video! > More

Here’s my advice on how to breastfeed and deal with common breastfeeding problems, like latching! > More


This Utah mom totally grossed out the internet today by potty training in public, a big no no! > More

Learn about how our family chose not to discipline our children with spanking as a punishment. > More

Why toddlers should not walk with sippy cups. > More

Kids Care

Halloween costumes can get so expensive...Here I share some money-saving tips for the holiday! > More

Nothing says Halloween like Jack-O-Lanterns! Your kids will love making these easy decorations! > More

Halloween is just around the are some smart ways to save money on that Halloween candy! > More


Ditch the sugary candy and opt for these delicious yet nutritious snacks this Halloween! > More

Still stumped on what your kids will dress up as for Halloween? Try these easy DIY Halloween costumes! > More

Learning to let it go is a cornerstone to personal happiness and peace, especially for us parents. > More

 The Cloudmom Story

Hi! I’m Melissa, lucky wife and Mom to 5 kids 10 and under. On CloudMom, you’ll find text and video guides to all things baby, toddler, kid and for Mom too. From packing your hospital bag, to how to breastfeed, to putting your baby on a sleep schedule, handling toddler tantrums and potty training, and talking to you kids about popularity and bullying, to — ah! — tips on carving out some quality time for Mom and a relationship, you’ll find it here. I’ve packaged every single piece of advice that helped me along the way into the videos and blogs on this site. Thanks for stopping by! Enjoy! xoxo