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
In the parenting world, Wet Bags are typically known for housing dirty cloth diapers & soiled baby clothes however that use is just one of many many others that all moms can appreciate. I purchased my first wet bag at MommyCon DC in 2016 and I have never looked back. I have found wet bags to be one of my biggest mom-hacks over the past few years. Which of these uses is your favorite? Which have you tried? Which do you need to try? Here are some wonderful mama's wet bag uses!
Valentine's day is coming up quickly! Are you looking for the perfect Valentines Day Gift for your wife or the mom in your life? Look no further than this wonderful list! #5. The Mrs. Always Right Hoodie - Admitting shes always right & a hoodie = #momlove #4. Jewelry - Most women love… Continue reading Affordable Valentine’s Gifts that make mom excited!
When my husband and I took the breastfeeding class at our local hospital, I remember him saying, "I have NO idea why everyone doesn't breastfeed. It's so great!" I tried telling him that it's difficult, some people just can't, and that it's painful. While all of what I said is true, I had no idea… Continue reading Guest Post: Common Breastfeeding Issues
Why my daughter? Why any kid? Why are these kids so mean? Why don't their parents correct them? Why, Why, Why? These questions I find running through my head every single night when the house is quiet. My daughter is in 3rd grade. She's been bullied from time to time but this year at the… Continue reading Watching my child deal with being bullied
It's January 1, 2018! 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!
Are you like me and just realized New Years Eve is in 3 days and you have absolutely no clue what you are doing? But wait... you're a parent, so your hanging at home. Well here are a few fun ways to celebrate New Years with your little mini-me's. #1. Throw a Noon-Years Eve party(Or… Continue reading Ways to Celebrate New Years with your little ones!
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!
How we cleaned our dishes drawer, made mealtime simpler and helped save the environment. A little over a year ago I remember sitting on the floor of my kitchen, swearing up a storm while shuffling through our drawer full of kids dishes looking for a bowl. After reaching out to some friends, I realized many… Continue reading Organizing the kids dishes & saving the earth!
This is the ultimate list of Gifts you'd never think to buy kids for the Holidays! My 8-year-old has always loved every toy out there. Buying for her is probably the easiest thing ever, however, buying an original gift is always my goal. I've compiled my top 6 list of amazing and original gifts you probably… Continue reading Gifts you’d never think to buy kids for the Holidays!