20 Ways to Become a Better Mom

As moms we are always striving to be better in every way. While perfection isn't an attainable goal, there’s nothing wrong with trying to be a better mom. With wanting to connect with our children, build a relationship they will want to continue … [Read more...]

8 Tips For Dealing With Your Child’s Bad Attitude

Is there anything worse than a child's bad attitude? Of course, there are worse things, but when you have a child with a bad attitude, very few other things can compare. If you need tips for dealing with a bad attitude from your child, then keep … [Read more...]

Why Radical Unschooling isn’t for me

Parenting is HARD! Children don't come with a guidebook - instead there are thousands you can buy all saying different things!  As parents, we just do the best we can & have to find what works for us.  While physical punishment doesn't work for … [Read more...]

I Want | The Letter That Opened My Eyes

In our fast-paced, instant gratification society, it is so easy to get distracted from the things that really matter.  Even though my faith, my family, and my friends are the most important thing to me, I'm guilty myself of getting swept up & … [Read more...]

11 New Year’s Resolutions to Build a Stronger Family Bond

Everyone wants to have a stronger family bond, but in today's busy society it's easier said than done! Here are 11 New Year's Resolutions to help you reach that goal! Setting resolutions together as a family is a great way to build a stronger … [Read more...]

Christmas Crafts for Kids

Get in the holiday spirit with these easy Christmas crafts for kids and other fun cold-weather activity ideas. For me, Christmas brings to mind good deeds, candy canes, Santa, peppermint, hot cocoa, Christmas cookies, and all things fun!  The boys … [Read more...]

Chores for 6 to 8 Year Olds

When talking to friends, I often heard that they don't know what chores their children should be doing so I put together a list of age appropriate chores for 6 to 8 year olds! For chores for younger children, check out my post on Chores for 4 Year … [Read more...]

Raising Respectful Children

I recently came across a blog post that raised my blood pressure. It was actually a rebuttal to this post that claimed the author was furthering the rape culture in this country by placing the blame on scantily-clad girls instead of raising moral … [Read more...]

Magic Snacktime messages on a banana

Parents have been leaving notes in their kids snacks and lunches since the dawn of time. You probably remember a cute or cheesy note that your mother snuck into your school lunch, but was it creative as well? It is so simple to make a creative and … [Read more...]

How to Save Money on Formula

For some mothers, formula is the only or best option they have for their babies. Unfortunately it can also be the most expensive option. But just like anything, there are still some great ways to save on formula. Check out the ideas listed below! … [Read more...]