With all the pressure to reduce screen time, monitor social media, and keep our children protected from the depths of the internet, Technology has gotten a pretty bad rep in the parenting world. However, for many families, technology can be the tool they need to help unlock a world of accessibility for their child. Children with learning differences, executive functioning delays, autism, ADHD, dyslexia, etc. have started using these 3 simple tools, that you probably already own, to "level the playing field" and use technology to help them succeed, with independence.
It's January 1st! A new year! WooHoo! Or, if you're like me, it's just another day as a mom. So I have decided to go ahead and make the ultimate list of New Year Resolutions, for every mom, that are actually realistic!
Looking for the perfect book for your grade-school child? Want your child to change the world? Would rather have your child read about history than flying pigs? Look no further! After realizing how much my 8-year-old LOVES reading non-fiction stories. I decided to compile this list of books she will be receiving over the next… Continue reading Non-Fiction Books that Will Motivate your Child to Change the World!
Long before we became pregnant with The Little Dude our oldest was constantly begging for a sibling. We joke that she was ready for a baby before mom and dad were. Unfortunately, that did not keep me from worrying about how The Mini Mom's life would change and how she would react to that change.… Continue reading Ways to Encourage Sibling Bonding
I was shocked to find out that if you search for puddle jumpers on Amazon, many of the results are not the actual coast guard approved Puddle Jumpers by Stearns! They look eerily similar but the big difference is the price tag. Stearns Puddle Jumpers tend to cost around $20-25 where these similar floatation devices… Continue reading Fake Puddle Jumpers?
School's out and the weather is nice but no one wants to break the bank or have a repetitive summer! Don't fear because the #justmomminsummer19 Free & Cheap Summer Activities list is here! To make this summer even better, on August 20, 2019, I will be choosing one follower who tags #justmomminsummer19 on a picture… Continue reading 100 cheap and free things to do this summer!
Have you heard about the Instant Pot? You can get rid of the pressure cooker and the crockpot for this all in one, heavenly, little kitchen appliance. With thousands of different recipes to be found the Instant Pot became a favorite go-to when I received it for Christmas. Don't hesitate on buying one because today… Continue reading Instant Pot Deal!
With all the streaming services out there and the announcement of Disney's upcoming option joining the market many families have been on the edge of their seats for the details. This evening they finally released the first information including price and some programs that will be included. The first surprise I found was that the… Continue reading Disney+ is coming!
Are you in search of the must-have mom products? Look no further! There are some basic top necessities for keeping a house clean from all the nasty winter germs! #5 Swiffer WetJet- Somehow children seem to get floors dirty just by looking at them. Swiffer is a quick & easy way to get things cleaned… Continue reading Top 5 Cleaning Necessities for Moms!
The internet, and real world, have become a place where everyone feels like they can just give their opinion without any consequence or care for others feelings. This particularly rings long in mom circles in what is referred to as “Mom-Shaming.” Now there is a fine line between nicely educating someone on something they may… Continue reading Stop the Mom-Shaming