Category: Parenting

Looking to have a mother daughter movie night? Here's a FANTASTIC list of the best movies for girls that you can watch with your daughter. 0

50+ of the BEST Movies for Girls

Looking to have a mother daughter movie night? Here’s a FANTASTIC list of the best movies for girls that you can watch with your daughter. I spent time with my sister-in-law over Christmas. She...

Don't stress out when it's time for your kid to take the SAT. Save these SAT test prep tips for teens and help them prepare to succeed. 0

SAT Test Prep Tips for Teens

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #HigherEdWorks #CollectiveBias Don’t stress out when it’s time for your kid to take the SAT.  Save these...

If your kids have their own devices, you need to keep a watchful eye over them! Check these tips out on how to keep kids safe on the Internet. 1

How to keep kids safe on the internet.

Guess what today is?  It’s Safer Internet Day, so it’s the perfect opportunity to share some things I do to keep my kids safe on the Internet. 

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. 0

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...

Nobody wants to talk about lice. It's not a fun top, but you need to know about it. Here's out to get rid of lice, mom to mom! 0

How to Get Rid of Lice

This post contains affiliate links.  Check out my privacy policy for more info. School is about to start and that means cases of lice go up!   How is get rid of lice is the...

Getting a good nights sleep can be hard for anyone, but kids may not realize things they do can affect sleep. Click over and grab these sleeping tips for tweens. 1

Sleeping Tips for Tweens

I came across an article written a few years ago in the Washington Post about why teens and tweens should have later start times in school.

Who hasn't been out of the house and one of your kids have a MAJOR meltdown? Here's a simple trick to keep your kids happy while you're out and about. 0

The trick to happy kids while you’re out of the house

Who hasn’t been out with their kids and they are having a meltdown? I have three kids and all are busy with sports, practices, and activities. There comes a time where at least one is unhappy. I found a trick that keeps everyone in a good mood (usually) and happy!

Sometimes family time with tweens wasn't what I thought it would be. My family spends a lot of time in front of the TV watching football! 0

Family Time with Tweens

I have two tween boys and I hear about sports constantly. It’s seems like we can’t have a conversation in our house that doesn’t involve some sort of comment on a “sick” catch from the last game they watched or why a quarterback didn’t throw for a hail Mary.

Don't underestimate your tween! They should be able to do most chores around your house by themselves. Here are some great chores for tweens. 0

Chores for Tweens

I’ve written several posts about tweens, chores and allowance. We’ve recently changed up our allowance system and it’s working great.