Am I Raising a Momma’s Boy or a Man’s Man?

after the Color Run

A few of my worries about being a #boymom – Am I raising a momma’s boy or a man’s man – maybe a little of both!

Parenting an Active Child at 369.8 lbs. #SuperCoolMom

Do not give up, the beginning is always the hardest

Parenting an active child at 369.8 lbs. is tough for many reasons, but I am changing these reasons with each new day.

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HeadFirst Expert Advice on Lice – A New Head Lice Resource for Parents

Every parent hopes to avoid dealing with head lice, but much like taxes, some things can’t always be avoided.

Finding Humor in Potty Training {for boys}

Finding Humor in Potty Training

I’m not talking “potty humor”…I’m talking poopy problems! As part of a sponsored post for Collective Bias, I’m going to share just a few ways that I am still finding humor in potty training. I have a five year old. He’s a big boy now. He is starting Kindergarten in (yikes!) exactly two months from today. […]

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. […]

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 […]

4 Ways to Make Bedtime Easier for Toddlers {Guest Post}

Bedtime can be a very difficult time for parents of toddlers. They have loads of energy and constantly want to be on the go – my son does, at least. Even if he is feeling tired, he sometimes doesn’t want to settle down for several hours of rest.   We have tried a few different […]