Valentine’s Day As A Boy Mom

Life of a Mom

One day my son came home and told me he had a secret to tell me. He had a crush on a girl in his class.  This was the moment I realized I had a lifetime ahead of me of boy mom Valentine’s Days. My son is in 1st grade. I wasn’t ready! (In my […]

February 9, 2020

Missed Holiday Traditions: A Mom’s Confession

Life of a Mom

Picture it.  It’s only a few days after Christmas. Everyone is out of school and work. Just at home. Chilling. We’re relaxing on the couch and my husband asks me, “Where are the pillows?”.  I politely inform him that they are put away in the closet. “You spent money on pillows just to put them […]

January 5, 2020

Eight Ways to Juggle Life With Kids

Life of a Mom

Sometimes it feels like I was young and living the single life one day and then woke up with a whole husband and two kids.  Then, I laugh at myself.  That young 20-something woman from yesterday thought she had a lot going on.  HA!  Now, I have a family to take care of, clean up […]

July 21, 2019

Five Ways To Continue Education During The Summer

Life of a Mom

Summertime comes in and routine goes out the door.  Kids are excited to trade in teacher led lesson days for snacks and video games.  However, parents know that the lessons don’t end just because it’s summer.  I recently read that, on average, students lose 2 months of reading skills over the summer.  In addition, math […]

June 9, 2019