Packing School Lunches for Picky Eaters: 4 Easy Tips

If you are the parent of a picky eater, then you already know what kind of challenge it can be, as some studies show that a large percentage of children do not get the nutrients they require; however, picky eaters may be at even more of a risk. For example, if your fussy eater skips lunch, the lack of nutrients and carbs may negatively affect their performance in class. If you are feeding a fussy eater, there are a few steps you can take to … [Read more...]

Baby Monitors Gave Me A Feeling Of Added Security

Bobby and Travis 2006 Kids grow up so fast!  I was reading through my Facebook stream and came across a few pictures where women were seen with their babies, only to say that their babies are now growing up and will soon have their next birthday.  I can remember my pregnancies and how nervous and protective I was with each of my children.  Neither of them ever slept in our bed with us, but both of them slept in the same room with us in a playpen … [Read more...]

Guest Post: Get in the Game – Teach Your Kids about Finances

Get in the Game – Teach Your Kids about Finances By Stuart Ritter, CFP Do you think your kids will be better off than you financially once they reach your age? If so, you feel the same way as than half of parents and kids ages 8-14, according to a new survey released by T. Rowe Price. The 2013 Parents, Kids and Money Survey revealed that although nearly three quarters of parents say they have regular conversations with their kids about … [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...]