10 Best Things About Being a Kid

When we were kids everything was so much easier.  I have such vivid memories of when I was a child and had no responsibilities but to have fun. In fact, some of my best memories were made when I was elementary school age. I’ll be honest, having kids lets me relive some of those memories…
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7 Reasons Sleep is so Dang Important for Parents

Before I became a parent my mom would tell me not to take advantage of being able to sleep whenever I wanted.  “You don’t know what you’ve got ’till it’s gone!” she would say.  Of course I didn’t believe a word of what she said to me.  How bad could it be?  Maybe a few…
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How Young is Too Young for a Cell Phone?

There’s no doubt that technology is a huge part of our lives and has been for quite a long time.  While we didn’t have a lot of this technology growing up, our children are being raised in the age of ever-advancing technology with new products being released constantly. Most schools now have a laptop or Chromebook for…
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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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8 Solutions for Bored Kids

Towards the end of the summer, all kids begin to get extremely bored and are ready to go back to school whether they admit it or not. You can easily tell when they’re ready to go back to school because they get antsy, very whiny and just seem like they have nothing left to do…
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