How To Get Older Children Involved in Halloween

A few days ago I mentioned on Facebook that my kids have yet to discuss…

{It Happened to Me} I Hate Being a Mother

Before we even get into the context of this article let me say, I love…

Miscarriage Casts a Long Shadow

October is Pregnancy and Infant Loss Awareness Month I came back from vacation in 2008…

Raising a Child Who Doesn’t Fit Inside the Box

The days are long but the years are short. It’s a saying people are constantly…

How to Communicate Effectively with Your Childs Teacher

We don’t have the easiest starts to the school year in our family. I have…

Modern, Dog-Themed Nursery for an Adorable Baby Boy

When my friend Margaret unveiled the nursery for her baby boy, Roy III I knew…

No, Queen. One Mom’s Opinion on the Breastfeeding Rhetoric

It’s World Breastfeeding Week again, which means my social media feeds are full of pictures…

Welcome To Your First Kindergarten Rodeo

Let’s face it. The transition from pre-K to public school kindergarten can be frightening, overwhelming,…

{One Mom’s Opinion} I Like Participation Trophies

At the end of both Kindergarten and first grade, one of my twins was invited…

Visiting Jazz Fest with Kids

Earlier this year, a debate raged on Twitter, and later on Facebook, as to whether…