15 Easy Ways To Sneak In Quality Time With Your Child

15 Easy Ways To Sneak In Quality Time With Your Child

How much quality time have you spent with your child lately? Really there. Really listening. Without distractions or other kids? I know. It’s a tough question. Or, maybe it’s a difficult answer. One of the challenges of having multiple children is finding...
5 Ways To Get The MOST Out Of Summer With The Kids

5 Ways To Get The MOST Out Of Summer With The Kids

Sunshine, real tomatoes, water fights, lazy days …there are so many wonderful things about this time of year! Summer is almost upon us, and my children are so ready for their extended break! The next three months pose the best opportunity to have cherished...
9 Unforgettable Ways To Make A Birthday Feel Special

9 Unforgettable Ways To Make A Birthday Feel Special

I’m always looking for ways to make a birthday special, but the idea of throwing a kid birthday party makes me break out in sweats. Many people can throw spectacular birthday parties and love doing them. I am not one of them. I believe that being a great mom...
The Very Best Trick To Raise Independent Kids

The Very Best Trick To Raise Independent Kids

It’s 7:30 am. I hear one of my kids racing up the stairs… “Mom, I cleaned my room, brushed my teeth, and did my school stuff. What’s my chore?!” This is a normal morning for us now. Am I dreaming?!?! Could my kids really be that...