October 25, 2014

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...]

5 Ways to Teach Toddlers Good Dental Health Habits


This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Orajel Kids. My toddler and I have a morning routine that we follow. In a house full of boys I'm not used to there being a little girl to mimic me and it's been a fun experiencing having, well, I'd say a mini-me but she's very much her own … [Read more...]

Naturepedic No-compromise Organic 2-in-1 Twin Mattress Review

Naturepedic twin mattress review

Disclosure: I received product to facilitate my review, however, all opinions are my own.  My home is never going to be featured in a magazine. We are real here and for us that means lots of little boy clutter and plenty of noise. I tried buying fancy comforters for my boys' beds once but they … [Read more...]