“Spring: A lovely reminder of how beautiful change can truly be” – dayspring.com *This post contains affiliate links!* I can’t believe we are already thinking about Spring Break! I am so excited for warmer weather to arrive here in New Jersey and to see flowers and green grass everywhere I go. The week that the… Read More 10 Free Or Inexpensive Ideas For Spring Break
*This post contains affiliate links! When my daughter was little, our world was turned upside down. We came home from being out for the day and our house had been broken into. We didn’t realize it at first and unfortunately walked inside with our little one and found a mess. It was the scariest and… Read More How To Talk To Your Kids About How Scary The World Can Be
“She reads books as one would breathe air, to fill up and live.” – Annie Dillard **This post contains affiliate links! Confession: I am a book nerd. I am someone who visits the library at least once a week and I always have one or two books on deck to read. I read when I… Read More Must-Have Chapter Books For Young Readers
“Embrace the unique way your child is blooming — even if it’s not in the garden you imagined.” – www.embracing.life If you look up the definition of a strong-willed child on the internet, you might see a picture of my daughter next to it. She embodies almost all of the qualities that make up what… Read More 7 Tips For Parenting A Strong-Willed Child
“The biggest challenge of life is to be yourself in a world that is trying to make you like everyone else.” – KUSHANDWIZDOM **This post contains affiliate links! Since my daughter started Kindergarten last year, she has struggled with finding out where she fits in and girls who are downright mean! It has been really… Read More The Book Your Kids Need To Read – No Matter What Age!
“The Mother’s Homework Prayer: Please grant me the serenity to accept the homework assignment I cannot change, the courage to help my child complete it as I can, and the strength to finish it without either of us ending up in tears…” – Science of Parenthood ** This post may contain affiliate links! When I… Read More How To Conquer The Dreaded Homework Time
The other day when I picked my little one up from school, I could tell something was off. Whenever you ask her how her day was, she immediately says “great!” even if it wasn’t. Sometimes it takes a little while for her to tell me how it actually went, so I waited for her to… Read More How To Help Your Daughter Deal With Mean Girls
“There is no way to be a perfect mother, but a million ways to be a good one.” – unknown If your child has ever told you that you’re SO mean, pat yourself on the back. If a family member has ever pulled you aside at a get together and said “stop being such a… Read More 10 Reasons Why I’m A “Mean Mom”