Halloween is an amazing sugar-filled holiday. However, as a parent, it is sometimes a little disconcerting just thinking about how much candy your child will consume. What do you do with leftover Halloween candy?
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We’re told that we should celebrate the tiniest steps toward our larger goals, but how? Here are 17 ways to celebrate small wins that will keep you motivated in your pursuit of your bigger goals.
You spend hours cleaning your kitchen counter only to find that it’s filled up with junk just a week later. It’s really enough to make anyone quit. But, are you using this stay organized secret that will help keep your space organized forever?
Your child has been healthy all summer and now that school is back, she’s sick. Not again… You go through this every year. “Why is my child always sick?” you ask yourself. How can you avoid the back to school germs and keep your child from getting sick? These four tips from a doctor are all you need!
You know that recycling is good for our planet, but how do we make our kids more aware? I have a fun recycling sorting game for you to use as well as a free recycling program for schools.
At the beginning of the summer, we have this ideal view of what time with our kids will look like. We imagine them engaged in fun activities, happy and us as moms enjoying ourselves. What happens is slightly less perfect. Here’s what mom life really looks like.
It’s the weekend and you’ve looked forward to it the whole week. As you lie in bed, blissfully asleep with no alarm set, a nudge makes you wake up. A little voice says, “Mommy.. I’m hungry.” You look over at the clock. 5:45am. What!?! It’s the weekend! Why can’t my child sleep in? I’m going to be so grumpy…. Here are 7 strategies we use in my house when our kids wake up too early.
As we valiantly commit to providing the best nourishment for our little ones, moms nursing newborns also commit to 24-hour days and 10-12 hour “night shifts” that can leave us not only sleep deprived, but within millimeters of our sanity.
Back to school means getting kids adjusted to a new schedule. Anything that messes with a routine can be hard, not to mention super stressful. How can we wake up kids for school in a way that makes our mornings easier and less grumpy? Here’s your back to school plan.
You can’t deal with the attitude and tantrums any longer. It seems that each time you interact with your child, you feel like you are about to lose your mind. It’s becoming harder to keep your patience and you don’t want life to be like this. Here is your path to being a more patient mom.