November 1, 2014

7 Things to Do When you are Overwhelmed

when mom is overwhelmed

As moms, we are supposed to be everything for everyone. That’s how it works, right? But what happens when you are burned out. What happens when you are overwhelmed and just need someone to take care of you so you can gather your bearings. As moms, it’s sometimes easy to forget that we need to … [Read more...]

Do More Knowing your Child is Safe

Levana Video Baby Monitor

We aren't getting much done these days. Between having newborn twins and a very recent move things feel a bit chaotic. The only hope I have of getting anything done at all is by using naptime and bedtime to my full advantage. The problem with that is I'm a bit on edge. My daughter's accident this … [Read more...]

Free Healthy Habits Booklets from the Girl Scouts

Girl Scouts

Disclosure: This is a sponsored post, however all opinions are my own.  I find myself suddenly the mom of girls. That's a strange feeling after spending the first 10 years of my life as a mom parenting boys. I can tell already that parenting girls is going to be a different experience and I've … [Read more...]

Straight Talk on Straight Teeth


Disclaimer: This is a sponsored post. However, all thoughts and opinions are my own. I'm used to being a mom of young kids. I'm still coming to grips with the fact that I have an 11 year old and the teenage years are right around the corner. I keep telling my son to stop growing but he just … [Read more...]

Drowning Really is Silent

Drowning is Silent

I ran into the ER with mismatched clothes and wet hair. “My daughter was just brought in. She was in a pool accident.” I said. A pool accident. That’s what they’d called it when my friend’s little girl drowned a few years earlier. I wondered what it meant at the time but now, I couldn’t bring … [Read more...]