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…

Practical Tips for (Anxious) Parents During Flu Season

February brings fun holidays. In February, Valentine’s Day may bring the promise of fancy dinners…

Flying With Small Children

Hint: definitely put on your own oxygen mask before helping others. My first flight with…

An Open Letter to Anthony Davis

Dear Anthony Davis: I like many people woke up on Monday morning to hear the…

Three Reasons We Taught Our Daughter to Drive a Stick Shift

I have to admit, a stick shift is not for me. Back in high school,…