Free Michigan-made pregnancy app tests nutritional IQ of expecting mothers

Testing your IQ might not rise to the top of your daily to-do list, but if you are an expecting mother, state physicians urge that it’s worth considering. Testing your pregnancy nutritional IQ, that is. Two Grand Rapids-based doctors—Mark Gostine, M.D. and Gareth Forde, M.D., Ph.D. of Spectrum Health—have pioneered a pregnancy app named babyQ for smart phones, computers, tablets and handle-held gadgets alike. BabyQ quizzes, evaluates and educates mothers-to-be on their pre-neonatal … [Read more...]

Mother’s Day Gift Guide

Mother's Day is right around the corner so I stopped into a few of my favorite places in town to give you some gift ideas to show your mom how much you care. Talulah Belle Talulah Belle is hands down one of my favorite stores in downtown Rochester. They sit right on Main Street at 307 Main. There you will find a wide variety of women's clothing, jewelry, body care and home goods. You can check out their website at and follow them on Facebook. Here are … [Read more...]