Consider women's espadrille sandals for a dressier look for day or night! > More

The Beco Gemini Baby Carrier is one of the best on the market. Find out why and enter to win one! > More

New research encourages parents to consider homemade baby food recipes rich in bitter greens. > More


This new article explains why the baby tagging system needs a makeover. > More

If you're getting overwhelmed shopping for your baby's nursery, this crib buying guide should help! > More

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


In this video, I'll share with you some advice on diaper rash home remedies and when to use diaper cream! > More

If you're dealing with a baby waking up too early, watch my video on baby nap times and sleep schedules! > More

Before you make the big leap, find out when exactly to start baby solid food with my helpful video! > More


In this video, I'll show you great upper back pain stretches you can perform as a new breastfeeding mom! > More

Moms have been writing in asking when to freeze breast milk. So in this video I explore this topic. > More

In early breastfeeding, you may need to be supplementing with formula. Watch for more on formula here! > More


Tantrums in toddlers are preventable. Here's my advice on how to avoid toddler temper tantrums. > More

Watch here for my bath time tips for kids, and for how to make toddler bath time easy. > More

Why toddlers should not walk with sippy cups. > More

Kids Care

For kids on the go, these healthy breakfast ideas are yummy and give them energy they need for school! > More

Should kids receive cash for grades? Here's my video on motivation and encouraging children to learn! > More

Do your girls love thinking creatively? Here's an activity for children to spark their imagination! > More


Here's how I'm learning to let things slide and realize I'm not a failure as a mom if I do. > More

How do you practice mindfulness as a mom? Read on for my journey for happiness and finding inner peace! > More

Experiencing stress symptoms? When you lead a busy life, one tip is to learn to say no. Find tips here! > 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