15 things I want my kids to know before they’re adults

There are some major values and skills I hope to instill in my kids before they hit their adult years.

By | May 13th, 2016|8 Comments

6 ways to get your toddler to sleep

Tips for promoting a good night's sleep for young kids.

By | April 14th, 2016|0 Comments

7 ways busy parents can create more balance in their lives

It's easy to lose your identity when you become a mom or dad. Here are a few tricks to help balance your sense of self with your busy job as your child's parent.

By | April 4th, 2016|0 Comments

Why Checking Out Once A Week Has Made Me A Better Mom

We have a deal. Tuesday afternoons, when my husband walks in the door at around 4:30, I have the option of walking out the door and not coming back until whenever the heck I feel like. It is my "night off." I don't always choose to take it, but I [...]

By | March 2nd, 2016|7 Comments

10 ways to unplug from technology

Here are a few things you can do to occupy your time when you're not plugged in to your device.

By | April 7th, 2015|0 Comments

‘You’re Grounded’ Points List

My son has his work cut out for him to get his Xbox back. But I think this list will make us both happy.

By | June 6th, 2014|2 Comments

The argument for SAHMs, and against Amy Glass

This week, the blogging world exploded when Amy Glass blatantly attacked stay at home moms when she wrote a blog titled "I Look Down On Young Women With Husbands And Kids And I’m Not Sorry". Well, I feel sorry for you, Amy.

By | January 28th, 2014|0 Comments

Healthy & quick ideas for kids’ snacks

Let's face it - kids love to snack. But sometimes their idea of a snack is our idea of garbage. Here are some ideas for healthy snacks your kids will love and that are easy to make.

By | January 22nd, 2013|4 Comments

Make the most out of naptime

You can accomplish wonders while your toddler snoozes.

By | November 30th, 2012|1 Comment

Dating your kids

Spending one-on-one time with each of your kids, and some tips to remember along the way.

By | October 2nd, 2012|2 Comments