We know–from the moment those little feet hit the floor in the morning to the second that little head hits the pillow, you’re in Mommy Mode. An endless chain of to-do, to-fix, to-clean and to-go. When you finally make it to bed, you realize another day is gone, you’re still in yesterday’s bra and your socks haven’t matched since last week. As it turns out, very few moms give themselves the “Mom Mental Health” break that they need every day. Well no more–check out the top techniques to get some space from the kiddos and bring some zen to your life! Mommy “Me Time” is just a click away…
Most parents wish for their child to have a heart full of compassion and caring–we want kind kids! You can do your part by getting your child involved–no matter where you live, there are countless opportunities to give back to your community! Your children– kindergarten through graduation–can learn the true value of helping others! Especially in the upcoming holiday season, plenty of people are going to need a helping hand…why not let it be yours?
Christmas is right around the corner–and while your kiddos are probably super excited to see what Santa will bring them, you can take this opportunity to teach them something they’ll carry forever.
The value of giving.
With just a few basic supplies, a little know-how and some free time, you can make amazing DIY Christmas presents for everyone on your “nice” list! Make this Christmas a handmade, heartfelt one–and grow a little closer to your kiddos while you do it!
Your child’s nutrition is so important–from kindergarten through graduation, you want to make sure they’re getting the best in every area…so why not add school lunches to the mix? Forget fast food and ditch those tiny cafeteria deals–you can make incredible school lunches that are healthy, delicious and filling…and that your child will be excited to eat! We’ll take some basic nutrition tips and turn them into instagram-worthy lunches for your kids of all ages!
Parent’s deserve a “head’s up” when it comes to new movie releases–how many of the “family films” that get released are really “family friendly”. Each month we’ll dissect the upcoming films so you don’t get caught in the wrong theatre!
Maybe you just found out you’re pregnant, maybe you’re due in just a few weeks–either way, congratulations! By now you’ve probably absorbed half a million bits of advice, old wive’s tales, tips, tricks, hacks, and aged wisdom…it can be a lot to process. One thing is true, your world is about to change. First-time mothers need a whole new arsenal of new knowledge–and we’re here to help!
It’s time! We know, you’re super stoked about getting rid of that diaper pail–no more changings, no more lugging home bulk diapers from that big-box store down the street, no more! Deciding to potty train your child is a long (and extremely necessary) process–moms around the world have tried every trick in the book, but only some made the cut for this list! We’ll share with you the best potty-training hacks that will make that transition from diapers to big-kid pants so much easier! And as a bonus, we’ll show you some of the top potty products on the market!
Modern mothers already face a slew of challenges that fill their whole days–you know the kind! Trying to get everyone up on time, fed, out to school and practice…not to mention shopping and, yes…work. Among married couples with children, 61% have both parents working! At the same time, 34% of all children in the US live in a single-parent home, and of that, 84% are single mothers. There’s a lot of demand put on moms to go back to work–and when they do, the stress just piles on. Thankfully, we’ve pinned down some of the harsh truths and challenges of being a working mother…and some tips to help you survive!
We know what you’re thinking–what is a bullet journal?
Bullet journalling is the hottest new trend for students, teachers, managers, and yes…parents too! This powerful organizational tool is the number one way to keep your home running smoothly! It’s the perfect blend of a diary, planner and to-do list all in one–and what’s even better? You’ve got all the tools you need right now to make this amazing book right at home! With simple entries and easy-to-understand formatting, your bullet journal will be your new best friend!
Kids aren’t careful. Anyone who has watched theirs taking a flying leap from the top of the jungle gym knows this. And while moms are fantastic at preventing scrapes and bruises, the occasional accident is going to slip through your radar no matter how close you watch. Of course, when that happens, you are the first one your child will go to for help! Be perfectly prepared by making sure you have a fully-loaded first aid kit in your house, car, purse, diaper bag…anywhere you can think to put one! In this article we’ll help you assess your family’s personal needs to make sure you have the perfect kit just ready and waiting!