parenting kids

I Stopped Talking Crap About My Kids And Here’s Why

I have three beautiful children ranging in age from my 14-year-old son to my 19-year-old daughter. But there was a point where I thought I would never make it that far. I struggle with an anxiety disorder and have been dealing with it for years. By the time I married my husband, I had developed […]

Teenager Throwing Tantrum

Sometimes, a Teenager Is Just Like a Big Toddler

As a mom to three teenagers, I have found that teens are not much different than toddlers with the exception of their age and size. Many of the issues your toddler faces will return with a vengeance more than a decade later when your children become teens. Both toddlers and teens need constant attention and […]

How Can You Get Your Little Ones To Take Care Of Their Health?

Getting your kids to take care of themselves can be a seriously difficult task. After all, they simply don’t have the same level of knowledge and awareness that adults have. This means that it’s often your job to help them understand how important it is to take care of their bodies. Now, this is far […]

Pass The Matchsticks! Coping With Sleepless Nights

Babies are a joy. This is the mantra you must repeat to yourself when you get up for the fifteenth time at night. Getting up because the baby needs a feed, change or because they’ve forgotten what your face looks like and need to check; all these reasons are exhausting. Utterly wonderful, but exhausting nonetheless. […]

Overcoming The Pains Of Keeping Kids Entertained

Your little bundle of joy may be one in a million, but that only makes bringing them up all the harder. It can be hard to know how to balance the serious and the fun elements of life in order to help your little one grow up into a well-rounded and happy adult without boring […]

Moms: Maintaining That Close Bond With Your Teenager!

When your child turns a teenager, it can often be a testing time for your relationship. After all, they feel like they don’t need you at all. But in fact, it’s the time they need you the most in their life. After all, they are going through a wealth of changes and hard times where […]

Toys And Ploys To Help Your Child Develop Fast!

There are many things you learn about when you have your first child. You learn about yourself and what you can achieve with 49 minutes sleep, you get to grips with understanding so many different ways of changing a diaper with one hand, and you finally learn who the dish ran away with! But with […]

Things That Nobody Told Me About Raising A Teenager

I’ll be real with you all for a minute – raising kids has been hard.  I’m barely keeping it together all while raising two teenagers, aged 12 and 14. I know what you’re thinking – I’m much too young to be raising a teenager, let alone two of these annoying brats, right?  LOL! I’ll confess, […]

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