I’m Lost Without My Child

making my boy smile at Kindergarten by eating lunch with him at the cookout

I’m off work and my boy is at daycare. What do I do now?

Help Your Child Overcome Fear of Darkness

Help Your Child Overcome Fear of Darkness with Flashlight Friends

My child inherited my fear of darkness and I’m trying to help him overcome it. Here are a few tips that have helped me.

Chicken is a Bad Word

He may not be as sweet and innocent as he looks. #whoisthisboy

Did you know that chicken is a bad word? Well it is in my home!

Family Fun Crafts: Crayola Color Wonder and Sidewalk Chalk

Crayola Color Wonder and Sidewalk Chalk

Crayola Color Wonder and Sidewalk Chalk – staples in the coloring world! Psst..there’s a giveaway in here ending 8/21.

Grace in Parenting

boy playing in the mud

As parents, Hubby and I are always asking for Grace in Parenting. We don’t know what we are doing most of the time and we often ask for forgiveness or simply look to each other, baffled, as to what to do next. Our boy is 5 1/2 now and exercising his own will and independence. […]

Medication Safety for Children {Tips for Awareness and Prevention}

Safe Kids Worldwide Tips for Medication Safety

Accidental dosage When I was between 9 and 10 years old, I treated my little sister like she was my baby. She was around 2 to 3 years old and I decided one day that I could give her the medicine she needed for her aching legs. I had watched my mom give her a […]

Crazy Crafts for Kids {spintop, wind catcher, kaleidoscope…oh my!}

Crazy Crafts for Kids

When you are a craft-challenged Mommy like me, you look to lots of places for inspiration. I have done lots of searches on Pinterest and Google and I am always watching the crafty bloggers for ideas. I am usually intimidated by their perfect-looking crafts and I just have to remind myself that I am not […]

How to teach a child to do a puzzle {How To Tuesday}

How To Tuesday

{How To Tuesday} I don't know about you, but my child didn't come with an instruction manual. My husband and I look at each other daily with that "deer in headlights" look and wonder how we are going to teach our boy the next big life lesson. When we were pregnant and when he was […]

He’s growing up and it’s time he wets his own bed

GoodNites Bed Mats for dry nights #HuggiesWalmart

My boy will be five in February and every day he is learning something new and doing something to show us that he is growing up. He loves to hear that he is a "big boy" and that he is growing so we encourage him every chance we get. He wants to start Kindergarten so […]

Snuggle up on a road trip with SeatPets {Review} @SeatPets

The Boy loves his SeatPets

This Summer my family has been on quite a few road trips and we have been having a blast. This is something new to us even though The Boy has always done really well in the car. One thing that I have always had issues with when going on road trips is when our boy […]