Back to School Life Hacks for Parents

Back to school can be an exciting and also stressful, but there are some life hacks that can make your life a little easier! I’ve done some research on back to school life hacks and came up with 8 of the best life hacks that I found to make your life during the school year…
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Our Summer Summary 2017

We had an absolutely amazing summer, probably one of the best summers that we’ve ever had. When school ended for the kids we decided that we wanted to have a pool.  We thought about one of those Intex frame pools that we’ve had in the past, but the thought of actually assembling it and then…
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How to Get Kids Ready for Back to School

The end of the summer is the best time for parents but the worst time for kids.  We’ve had our kids home for nearly three months, driving us nuts, eating all of our food and causing our sanity to trickle down the drain.  Yes, we may have had fun vacations and days with our kids,…
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Best Apps for Back to School

For Kids Quizlet – Quizlet is a great tool for studying.  I downloaded this on my oldest daughter’s phone last year and this has been a valuable tool in her learning.  She can go through her flashcards at night, when she’s on her way to school or at any break throughout the day when she’s able…
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You Know You’re a Mom When…

When we become moms everything changes.  We can’t relate to our childless friends anymore, we focus all our time and attention on our kids, we become selfless so that our kids can have everything they need and we never have time to ourselves.  There are also some other things that we find ourselves doing or…
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7 Things I Swore I’d Never Do As A Mother

Before we have kids we usually have this vision of what we would be like as a mother.  Personally, I envisioned that I would be this perfectly calm mother who has obedient kids that clean their rooms, help out around the house and don’t argue with each other. (Nice dream, right?)  When you actually become…
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10 Things That Make Me Happy

I’ve seen plenty of bloggers writing about Things That Make Me Happy and I actually thought it was a great idea to join!  I think everyone needs to dwell on the good in life and what makes us happy rather than what disappoints us and makes us feel like crap.
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You Know You’re Getting Old When…

  You forget why you walked into a room I do this at least once a day, unfortunately.  There are also those days when I call a friend and can’t remember for the life of me why I was calling her in the first place.  At least most of my friends are my age and…
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