Direct Your Energy – 3 Ways to #LiveBrighter with Kids

Having kids can be stressful, but it is important to remember to allow them to have fun.  As parents, I feel like it is our job to facilitate experiences in life rather than to just plan every detail for them.  Direct your energy in ways that are positive and fun for everybody. It doesn’t have […]

My Top 10 Tips for Potty Training #PampersEasyUps

Potty training can be a daunting task, but it is a necessary one!  If you have a toddler or preschooler, you’re probably looking for some tips for potty training them so you can both look forward to dry days and nights. Thank you to Pampers for sponsoring my Pampers Easy Ups Potty Training Party and […]

Ethan’s Top 5 Baby “Firsts” (and how to share yours!) #PampersFirsts

As of today, my sweet baby Ethan is already over 3 months old and amazing me more and more every day.  Pampers has asked me to celebrate his firsts and share them with you in this post (and through a fun party with my friends – more on that in a moment!).  I also have […]

Homeschooling Multiple Ages with “Preschoolers and Peace”

The normal day in my homeschooling life is full of little kids running underfoot and trying to juggle their needs with those of my older homeschool students.  Preschoolers and Peace gave me the opportunity to review the ebook Preschoolers and Peace: Homeschooling older kids with success while loving the little ones at your feet.  This ebook retails for […]

You Better Believe It: You’re Doing OK, Mom!

Being a mom is pretty much the most difficult job in the world.  Sometimes it totally lacks any positive reinforcement, the monetary compensation is lousy, there are no paid days off or sick days, and there are no recognition ceremonies or awards.  Kids can run you ragged one day, and fill up your heart with […]