Author: LeAnn

Does your kid want to get a job? Here's a great list of jobs for teens and tweens with no car to earn a few extra dollars for their wallet.

Jobs for Teens and Tweens with No Car

Teens and Tweens need money! Even before they have the expense of a car, they have things they want to buy or places they want to go.  Even if it is just a few...

It's that time of year when moms start catching colds! Here are some great tips on how to manage the house when you're sick.

How to Manage the House when You’re Sick

No matter what your title in the house, if you are the main one to do the cooking, cleaning, and caregiving, things really suffer when you get sick!  I have been sick with one...

Almost everyone knows a Star Wars fan. Check out this ultimate Star Wars gift guide for the mega fan in your life!

The Ultimate Star Wars Gift Guide

If you have a Star Wars Lover in your house, I am sure you are always looking for new ideas on what to give them.  My son has loved Star Wars since he was...

Everyone knows a dog lover! Here's a great gift guide to help you find them the perfect gift. There are some cute ones here.

Gifts for Dog Lovers

Everyone loves a cute puppy! Here’s a great guide of gifts for dog lovers for any occasion. There are some cute ones here. This post contains affiliate links. Check out my privacy policy for more...

Who doesn't love Legos? Here's a Lego gift guide for the Lego lover in your house. I'm sure you'll find the perfect gift for Christmas or a birthday.

The Ultimate Lego Gift Guide

Who doesn’t love Legos? Here’s a Lego gift guide for the Lego lover in your house. I’m sure you’ll find the perfect gift for Christmas or a birthday. We’ve spent many many hours at...

Finding gifts for tween girls can be challenging. Here's a great list to make your shopping easier. Your girls are sure to love them.

30+ Gifts for Tween Girls

Finding gifts for tween girls can be challenging. Here’s a great list to make your shopping easier. Your girls are sure to love them. Raising tweens is a challenge!  I have two in my...

One of the biggest challenges of a parent is keeping toys cleaned up! Get these great ideas to keep your house clean and sane.

Keeping Toys Cleaned Up in Every Room of the House

Toys! Toys!  With the birth or adoption of your first little darling comes the daunting task of keeping their things from taking over your home.  As they get into the toddler years, this becomes...

If you have more than two kids, then I know arguing is happening in your family. Here's how to end the sibling war over who goes first.

How to End the Sibling War over Who Goes First

Anyone with kids that are fairly close in age knows the battle of who gets to go first.  For a long window of time, this was a constant battle between mine, from the time...

Packing for any trip can be quite a task. Get these packing tips for soccer tournaments to ease stress so you can enjoy the games.

Packing Tips for Soccer Tournaments

Packing for any trip can be quite a task.  Making sure you have all the things you need for a soccer tournament can drive you crazy if you aren’t organized.  Of course you have...

Getting your child ready for kindergarten can be stressful for parents. Here's what you need to do so your child will thrive.

Tips for Getting Your Child Ready for Kindergarten

The approach of the first year of school can be stressful for parents, especially if your first child is starting school.  I was a Kindergarten teacher for several years before my oldest was born, and...

Get these swim meet boredom busters. Parents are bored and so are the swimmers, not to mention siblings that have to sit all day.

Swim Meet Boredom Busters

I’m sure all swim parents can relate to the frustration and boredom that come from sitting all day at a swim meet. The parents are bored and so are the swimmers, not to mention siblings that have to sit all day without getting into the water.