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The New Mom Epidemic – And What You Can Do About It

The New Mom Epidemic – And What You Can Do About It

We are moms, and we are always tired, right?  We juggle a million little things a day, not the least of which include raising little ones and running a household.  We also work in and outside of the home with countless responsibilities on our shoulders.  It’s no wonder we have […]
School Principal Loses It And Makes Shocking Remarks About Teenage Girls

School Principal Loses It And Makes Shocking Remarks About Teenage Girls

High school is a tough time for teenage girls. Their bodies are changing. The constant peer pressure to fit in and be accepted and of course, fashion magazines make it even worse for teen girls. As a result, teen girls often resort to starving themselves or take up other eating […]
Know When To Say No To ‘Mommy’s Best Friend’

Know When To Say No To ‘Mommy’s Best Friend’

You have an 8:00 appointment and it’s 7:45. One child has only one shoe on, and you can’t find your keys; all the while your baby is testing out those lungs with a constant arpeggio. Then you remember your secret weapon, the pacifier. Once you pop that thing in, your […]
Family Outing Leaves Young Child In A Frightening Situation

Family Outing Leaves Young Child In A Frightening Situation

As parents, we are often juggling multiple responsibilities, and none of us are perfect.But we must always remain vigilant, especially when on an outing with our little ones. Young children don’t usually have any fear or awareness of what can happen in the outside world, and they can wander off […]
Top 10 Fall Activities For Kids

Top 10 Fall Activities For Kids

The changing season comes with the whims and woes of summer’s end. It’s time to tuck the swimsuits away and bring out those new boots you can’t wait to wear. Although you may not get the privilege of washing sand out your child’s hair for the umpteenth time, you do […]
Most New Moms Don’t Have This Information – And The Result Will Shock You

Most New Moms Don’t Have This Information – And The Result Will Shock You

When a woman is ready to give birth, especially if it is with her first child, she has often read and researched, planned and prepared down to the most finite detail. But no matter how much moms prepare, the first few weeks home with your newborn are emotionally charged.  Moms […]
This May Be The Most Important Lesson You Teach In Your Homeschool

This May Be The Most Important Lesson You Teach In Your Homeschool

If you are a homeschool parent, your school year is likely in full-swing after a careful summer of planning and preparation. But after a few weeks of hitting the books, even the most energetic parent can begin to see burnout in themselves and their kids – after all, you are […]
Could A Century-Old Practice Be Coming To An End For Our Children?

Could A Century-Old Practice Be Coming To An End For Our Children?

There’s an old expression about the two things you can’t avoid in life:  Death and Taxes.  But it appears there is a third unavoidable task in life, and it is about as pleasant as the others – Homework! Now that parents and children are fully immersed in the school year, […]
Here’s The Worst Thing You Can Say To A Mom Of A Special Needs Child

Here’s The Worst Thing You Can Say To A Mom Of A Special Needs Child

Raising children is a hard job and not for the faint of heart. And raising a child with special needs is even harder, and comes with a unique range of challenges. Never-ending doctor’s appointments. Behaviors. Food allergies. Medications. Special schooling. And the continuous feeling of trying to keep all the […]
Plan, Prepare, and Practice – It May Save Your Children’s Lives

Plan, Prepare, and Practice – It May Save Your Children’s Lives

It is a parent’s worst nightmare – the possibility of our children being in a life-threatening situation. No matter how careful we are about keeping our children safe, there are situations that may be out of our control. With the recent mass shooting in Las Vegas, Americans across the nation […]