Encouragement for moms allows us to do what we do everyday. Here's how I’ve relied on my mom friends. > More

Lily Jade's gorgeous diaper bags marry practicality and style. Check them out and enter our giveaway! > More

The hospital burp cloth is my favorite baby must-have and I'll let you know why in this short video! > More


Here I give Lily Allen some ways to avoid second child guilt as she is pregnant with her second baby! > More

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

To see how Chux pads changed my life, watch my video on baby essentials! > More


Lily Jade's gorgeous diaper bags marry practicality and style. Check them out and enter our giveaway! > More

Here's why choice matters so much for us parents, and a new non-GMO formula by Similac. > More

Dealing with baby constipation? Drop the new mom worries with these baby constipation remedies! > More


Is baby sucking for milk or comfort nursing? Here I tackle how to tell when baby is full. > More

In this pumping and breastfeeding video, you’ll learn how to keep up your milk supply and more! > More

If your baby is 6-9 months old, I'll cover a daily schedule for baby, introducing solids, and more! > More


With changing trends and seasons, it can be difficult to know how to dress a toddler! Here are some tips! > More

This simple potty-training guide will make this developmental milestone easy for both you and your child! > More

Watch here for my thoughts on the issue of parents putting children on a leash. > More

Kids Care

Barbara Reich shares the secrets of an organized mom in this video on beach tips and beach checklists! > More

Trying to stop over-parenting so I'm letting my kids sink or swim at swim camp for kids...any thoughts? > More

Busing with your kids is a wonderful way of traveling with children, and it teaches them good manners! > More


Here are some of my parenting strategies for teaching an attitude of gratitude to kids. > More

These are some go-to ways to put a smile on your face and extra pep in your step, even as a busy mom! > More

Pin for later! Almost …. you do have to go to the store for special chocolate and have… > 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