Take A Day Off!

As a working mom, and let me say that ALL moms are working moms (being a mom is NOT an easy task!), we all need a break at some point. We actually work 24/7 as a parent on top of any other jobs we have inside or outside of the home. On our days off, we tend to do things around the house like the laundry or a deep clean. We might work outside on the yard that has needed a cut for almost a week now. We might even spend the whole day cleaning and … [Read more...]

Guest Post: 3 Essentials for Moms to Prepare Kids for School

School may be underway already, but it’s not too late to make a weekend trip with your son or daughter to the mall for a few necessities.  Perhaps you weren’t ready for the busy school schedule, there’s still time. Preparing your children to start off the year right is essential to their success and confidence.  When forming friendships, answering questions in class, taking notes, and growing as a student, it’s important to boost their confidence … [Read more...]

Keep Your Sanity During the School Year

The day has started and you've successfully gotten the kids off to school. For moms, staying sane is a daily task.  Sometimes it's even an hourly ask.  Figuring out how to stay calm, safe, and in charge while raising little ones is a full time job in and of itself.  For many moms, back-to-school time brings the relief of a regular schedule but the anxiety of being overly busy. Fortunately, there are a number of ways any mom can keep her sanity … [Read more...]

Find Time To Exercise

Have you ever wondered how some moms manage to do it all?  Sometimes juggling sports, after-school activities, work, and doctor’s appointments is too much to handle without even thinking about throwing in some “me” time to exercise.  That said, it’s a new year and most people have a resolution to either lose weight or become more fit.  It’s the perfect time to try to squeeze some exercise time into your schedule no matter how hectic your day may … [Read more...]

Guest Post: Moms Can Dress Up Too

Moms Can Dress Up Too A quick question for all the moms out there.  When is the last time that you felt like you were "dressed" or even dressed up?  Were you going somewhere fun or were you heading for another appointment, another errand or just to work?  Whether you are a working mother or a stay at home mom, there is no need for you to get stuck in the rut of work clothes, yoga pants and sweats.  You are perfectly allowed to dress up every … [Read more...]

Christmas Break Activities

Now that Christmas Break is here, keep your kids busy with activities in order to alleviate boredom which can turn into sibling fighting or aggravating.  Michael's Craft Store has many ornament painting kits on sale as well as other holiday craft kits.  There are also many one or two day sports camps offered in many areas.  This is a very busy time of year and you can't afford to spend your time as a referee. My kids love crafts, so I have … [Read more...]