The Benefits of Having a Daily Routine

The Benefits of Having a Daily Routine

There are two teams of thought when it comes to routine – those that love having a routine and those that think a routine makes for a…

Connect With Your Daughter – 21 Activities to do Together

Connect With Your Daughter – 21 Activities to do Together

I’m incredibly close with both of my daughters, but often with three kids, two dogs and an attention-starved husband, my time to give everyone the undivided attention they *really*…

23 Fun Activities To Do With Your Son That Will Bring You Closer

23 Fun Activities To Do With Your Son That Will Bring You Closer

With three kids including a set of twins, trying to squeeze in individual time with each child is hard, but absolutely necessary. Mom & Son and Dad…

The Best Approach to Defusing a Tantrum (That Actually Works)

The Best Approach to Defusing a Tantrum (That Actually Works)

I have three kids. One child that can throw down like a supreme tantrum ninja. The other two, thankfully, are a tad less emotional and don’t try to…

Why You Need the 2-Minute Clean Up If You Have Kids

Why You Need the 2-Minute Clean Up If You Have Kids

With three kids, our house can get messy…FAST!   If I were to push a stopwatch from the minute they woke up until the first toy is…

10 Ways to Rock Being a Stay at Home Mom

10 Ways to Rock Being a Stay at Home Mom

  Whether you chose to be a Stay at Home Mom or fall into it by circumstance, adjusting to around-the-clock care for your children and juggling the…

Teaching Courageous Kids How to Stand Up & Stop Bullying

Teaching Courageous Kids How to Stand Up & Stop Bullying

When you ask parents what one of their biggest fears is when they send their kids off to school – a place that is intended to be…

How to Help Your Kids Play Independently

How to Help Your Kids Play Independently

I have three kids. Two are pretty self-sufficient at playing and entertaining themselves, often for long stretches of time. The other… well, she’s the polar-opposite.   She’s…

Helping a Child Who is Sensitive to Loud Noise

Helping a Child Who is Sensitive to Loud Noise

THIS POST MAY CONTAIN AFFILIATE LINKS. PLEASE READ MY DISCLOSURE FOR MORE INFORMATION.   When you have a child who is sensitive to noise, normal, everyday events can bring…

The One Thing You Need to Survive as an Introverted Mom

The One Thing You Need to Survive as an Introverted Mom

I love “me time.” My alone time that is. It’s the sweet hours when my kids are asleep or at school and I can slow down, recharge and…

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I'm a Mom to three vibrant daredevil little kids, including twins. My favorite things: coffee (of course), movie nights, Farmer's Markets, oversized sweaters, home renovation projects, sleep in days and my Labs, Charlie & Calvin.