C.L. Hendricks

name C.L. Hendricks has been a Jill-of-all-trades and become an expert in some. She writes about baby shower invitations, birth announcements and other topics for www.InvitingSmiles.com. She also writes for many other websites and blogs.

Know Your Birth Month Flowers

07th January 2009
Birth month flowers are those flowers that over the centuries have come to represent certain months. Unlike birth stones which are simply single, colored gemstones that correspond to the different months, flowers for one's birth month can actually be more... Read >

Quotes About Children

07th January 2009
Quotes about children may not always be as funny or memorable as quotes by children, but they usually express a real truth. We would all do well do think about the wisdom expressed in some of these quotes about kids. Some of these quotes are centuries old... Read >

Top Ten Snowbird Destinations

28th December 2008
What are the top ten snowbird destinations in the United States? Well, first of all, you need to know what a "snowbird" is. They are those folks who at the first hint of snow up north, pile into their motor home, fifth-wheel or travel trailer and head for... Read >

5 Basic Survival Skills

22nd November 2008
There are 5 basic survival skills that every person should know. Without these basic skills chances of survival are diminished greatly, leaving survival to a matter of luck rather than knowledge. What are those five basic survival skills? Well, first ... Read >

The Best Ways to Induce Labor

13th August 2008
Here is a list of the best ways to induce labor naturally for those women who have gone past their due date. These suggestions were provided by experienced women and are what worked for them.Natural Ways to Induce Labor1. The night before I went into labo... Read >

Which Baby Formula is Best

13th August 2008
Never having had to decide which baby formula is best, I decided to ask a group of parents for their recommendations regarding baby formula. Naturally, most responded immediately that mother's milk is always best for the baby. In fact, some were quite ada... Read >

Birth Announcement Etiquette

29th July 2008
Birth announcement etiquette is important when you introduce your new son or daughter to the world. To avoid offending those who are important to you and will be part of your child's life, there are a few things you need to remember about the etiquette of... Read >

Tips for Relieving Newborn Constipation

11th June 2008
A couple of years ago I needed some tips for relieving newborn constipation when my niece asked me to keep her infant daughter while she returned to work. I never had any children so her mother had to tell me what to do when the baby was constipated... Read >

Inviting Smiles and More

11th June 2008
Inviting smiles silently invite people close in order to share a special moment with you. Some people think that a smile is a smile; that could not be further from the truth. In actuality, a smile can convey an infinite number of messages depending ... Read >