10 Tips: Bath Time Fun for Everyone

  Bath time is an essential part of any child’s routine. While some kids just love splashing away, others are more hesitant. And of course,...

How Stressed Parents Impact A Child

Stress is a natural part of everyone’s daily lives. It can be due to lack of sleep, hectic schedules, getting kids to...

10 Things To Celebrate: The First Year

Take a deep breath, mama, and pat yourself on the back. You've officially made it through your first year of motherhood! That's 365 days,...

Mommy's Summer Reading List: Best Books of the Season

  For some moms, nothing says summer like having your toes in the sand, and a book in hand! With kids, it's not always easy...

Top Tips for Sleepover Success

  One of the rights of passage for young kids is getting to that sleepover stage where they are old enough and ready for sleepovers....

Tips On Maintaining House Rules With Guests

  It takes time to establish house rules with your family. Old habits are hard to break. It might have been difficult to get your...

5 Things to Know about Middle School Challenges

Middle school is the start of a new era for kids. It’s all about transition. The little munchkin you used to walk to class...

5 Things You Didn’t Know About Adopting Older Kids

More than likely when someone says “adoption,” you picture a family adopting a newborn baby. That’s probably because when adoption is...

Teaching Our Children Healthy Habits

Approximately 30 million Americans suffer from eating disorders and many more suffer from negative body image issues. This problem is also impacting our children....

Tech for tots: technology's impact on young children

Today’s children are exposed to technology and media at a very early age as phones, computers, and iPads are often within children’s reach in...

Raising Children With Respect

Raising Children With Respect Parenting is not an inherent skill, but rather a process with a learning curve...

Toddler Tasks: Chores that Teach Responsibility

  “Me help?  Me help?” If you’re a mother to a toddler, you are all-too-familiar with this question and your child’s desire to help you...

Exploring the Options for Your Graduating Teen Who is Just Not...

For some of us we still recall the fear and anticipation of the first day of our last year of high school. Our senior...

Advantages to being a college athlete

  If your child is talented enough to play a college sport – the next question may be whether this is the right decision for...

15 Fun & Free Out of the House Activities With Kids

There's nothing quite like spending too much time cooped up inside the house with your children to push all of you to the edge...

10 Books to Prepare Your Child for a Sibling

You’re expecting another child and, understandably, you’re concerned with how your older child will adjust to the new baby. It’s never too early to...

Channeling the Competitive Kid

They have the “eye of the tiger,” as the song lyrics say. Your child was born a competitor who strives to be the best...

Sun, Sand, and Surf: Safety Tips and Tricks For Your Beach...

Summer is in full swing and beach days are upon us. Whether you live near the beach or plan to have a beach vacation,...

Team USA Athletes Your Kids Should Know

With the 2018 Winter Olуmрісѕ wrapping up last week in PуеоngChаng, South Kоrеа, you’ve likely spent hours learning the nuances of figure skating scoring,...

Teaching Your Child about Stranger Danger

  As a parent, the number one thing  you want to do is protect your child. The world can be an uncertain place and you...

House Hunting With Kids

You've snagged the best realtor in the area. You've made a list of everything you're looking for in your dream home. You've scoured every...

THE IMPORTANCE OF A DEVICE-FREE DINNER TABLE

It’s hard enough for Mom to cook dinner, keep the house looking tidy and fold your underwear. Your wife is a Goddess and the...

Who Runs the World: A Guide to Encouraging Kids to Run

    According to the CDC, the obesity rate has quadrupled in the past 30 years. And, with the obesity epidemic sweeping the nation (especially within...

Mouth Mysteries: Tips for Childhood Dental Care

There is nothing sweeter than seeing a sweet smile across your child’s face. The American Dental Association has deemed February “National Children’s Dental Health Month”....

Coping with a Parent's Illness

There is nothing more real about adulting than when your parent gets sick. As teens and twenty-somethings we not only believe ourselves...

10 Quick and Healthy Snacks for Toddlers

You want to help your kids nourish and energize their little bodies with the best foods that you can get your hands on. Unfortunately,...

Kids and Gangs: What Parents Should Know

A Criminal Gang is a formal or informal ongoing organization, association, or group consisting of three or more persons that has as one of...

4 Things Kids Don't Need and What to Give Them Instead

Parenthood is full of so many questions. There’s no manual on how to be a good parent, and the whole experience can often seem...

Planning for the Future: Assisted Living Care

We moved my grandmother (Mom’s Mom) into an assisted living facility yesterday. It is a beautiful place filled to the brim with...

Tips For Surviving (and Thriving) While Your Spouse Travels

When your spouse or significant other leaves the home for any amount of time, responsibilities shift and change and you are left to adapt....

The Most Important Things You Should Be Doing With Your Kids...

As the saying goes, "your children will grow up in the blink of an eye." One day there is a sweet baby sleeping in...

Parenting 101: Facts about Nature vs. Nurture

When you think of parenting styles, or at least in my house, you realize there are two distinct styles—Dad who is the...

The Busy Parents' Guide to Dating Your Significant Other

In a fast-paced world of schedules, activities, and commitments, it is often challenging to force a slowdown and reset. It is all too easy...

How to Teach Your Kids to Unplug from Tech and Get...

The statistics are staggering. Only one out of every three children in the U.S. spends time being physically active each day. Less than fifty...

Five Books to Foster Healthy Eating Habits in Children

Every mama wants the same thing when it comes to mealtime: for her child to joyfully eat a variety of healthy foods. Though the...

Ten Busy Bag Ideas for Preschoolers

Looking to catch a minute to yourself? With little ones in the home, doing anything by yourself is a daily challenge. Forget cleaning the...

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