To Do List Before Kids Are Home From Summer

Each year at this time, I am in a go, go, go mode to get everything done before kids are out for the summer.  Get ready, get set, go.... prepare yourself for the Summer. Personal Appointments: Any type of personal appointments such as dental, long lasting hair appointments, etc. need to be done so the kids aren't required to sit in a waiting room for long periods of time. Shopping: I also like to buy my bathing suit and summer … [Read more...]

Does Becoming A Mom Sound Good To You?

 How long have you dreamed of becoming a mom? For some women, the urge to have a child has been something they have carried with them for years.  Others, meantime, have found the desire to bring a new life into this world more recently.  What many of those women have in common is the inability to conceive a child. That inability can be for myriad of reasons, with infertility oftentimes being one of them.  With that being the case, is a … [Read more...]

Guest Post: Mommy DIY Hairstyles

This guest post was sent in by Victoria, one of our friends from the UK.  Enjoy! Good Looking Mothers: Mummy DIY Hairstyles When you become a mother, vanity and glamour take a back seat and yet, despite being sleep deprived and having to deal with an even bigger pile of things to do.  Every mother is first concerned about their children and they’d put their children’s needs above their own aesthetic ambitions.  But one can be a mother as … [Read more...]

Should The Mom Have Punched The Skater?

Watch this video and let me know what you think.  I have watched this several times and know how I feel about this.  I can understand that the mom is very upset, but.....   So, now that you have viewed this video, what do you think?  Would you have acted differently or the same as the upset mother? … [Read more...]

Gift Idea: Spa Package For Mother’s Day

5 Reasons to Treat Mom to a Spa Package This Mother’s Day Last week, a friend was talking to me about possible gifts that she is planning on buying her mom for Mother's Day.  She said that this year Mother's Day was slipping up on her and she doesn't want to wait until the very last minute to find the perfect gift.  After some discussion, we decided an indulgent Mother’s Day spa package would be a great (and reasonably affordable) gift, for … [Read more...]

Guest Post From SuperMomWannabe

You may wonder how this SuperMomWannabe finds the time to blog about life, family, parenting.  I admit it can be a bit of a challenge.  With a family of 8, including a special needs teen, teen and tween daughters, an energetic 3rd grade boy, plus two toddlers, I wonder how I find the time to blog about it at all.  As if that weren't enough to keep a supermomwannabe busy, we have 4 dogs and 2 parrots (one of them is quite a chatterbox, as you can … [Read more...]

Turn Your “Mommy Song” Into A Children’s Book

Have you ever toyed with the idea of writing a children's book?  I have recently met Jessica Chamberlain  through  my mom blog.  She is a proud mom of two and the author of  "Bright and White Brushing Your Teeth Can Be Fun." I was very inspired by her story, so I thought I would share it with you through my mom blog.   Meet Jessica.... I grew up in a family of all girls so when I found out that I was going to be a new mom of a little boy … [Read more...]