Several weeks ago, new celebrity parents went out for supper without their one week old baby. A date, if you will. How lovely! But no, it was pretty much the Meal Heard Round The World. The backlash from the couple going out was intense. But the father wasn't even mentioned in the negative barrage! The sole recipient of the shame was the mom, called a terrible and selfish … [Read more...]
Family life is about more than the day-to-day needs of feeding and caring for your children. It's about getting out there and having fun together as a family.; shopping for great gifts on a budget, staying organized without spending all your free time cleaning. It's also about dealing with the more difficult issues of parenting, including bullying and cyberbullying. Our goal is to provide you with all the tools you need to lead a balanced fun, and healthy family life.
What are the things I never worried about before becoming a mom? I had to think about this for a minute, because I have been a mom for almost 7 years. It is like a sort of amnesia robbed my memories of my life before my kids. The truth is, it is all simple and small (and seemingly unimportant) things that I never worried about before I was a mom. Do I miss some of it? Yes! … [Read more...]
This is a sponsored post for which I’ve received free product and/or compensation, but the opinions are 100% my own. We get lots of rainy days here in Florida, and it can make for a long and dreary day if I don’t try to do something fun with the kids. You can only color so many coloring books, right? I try to come up with more interactive things and indoor activities to … [Read more...]
Today we have a super simple yet fun open-ended craft for kids that really lets your children unleash their creativity. I've always loved puppet crafts because they serve three purposes. First, the craft itself gives children something fun to do on a rainy day. Second, when they're done, they actually have something that they can play with! Finally, it's also a great way to … [Read more...]
I have found these 5 helpful tips to help bust your anxiety work for me. When anxiety starts to creep up on you, it can be hard to ground yourself if you don’t know what to do. It is not something anyone else can see from the outside. If you bust your arm, someone can tell and offer assistance if needed. But when it comes to anxiety, no one can see you suffering, and so no … [Read more...]