Tagged: parenting

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.

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.

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...

How do I help my cranky child? Well, try this one little trick and you can stop the crankiness! It really works and it's so easy!

How to Help Your Cranky Child

My son is a happy kid, but naturally argumentative and pessimistic.  I love him to death; however, sometimes it really gets me down.  I tried everything to stop this behavior.  I sat patiently while he complained about...

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...

Save some money and make your own protein snack packs. They are so easy to do and much healthier than other concession stand food.

Easy Protein Snack Packs

I have kids that play lacrosse, baseball, and soccer in the spring.  We are always on the go.  Yesterday my husband attended 2 lacrosse games, 1 soccer game, and 2 baseball games.  I try...

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.

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.

I know you want this simple trick to stop boys from peeing on the toilet seat. I wish I would have done this when potty training.

Stop your boys from peeing on the toilet seat

I KNOW you want this trick to stop boys from peeing on the toilet seat. It’s so simple, I wish I would have done this when potty training. Have you had one of those...

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...

Read about how I helped my child and stopped him from being clumsy! I just thought he was a clumsy kid and I couldn't do anything about it, but I was wrong.

How I stopped my child from being clumsy

You can read here on how I stopped my child from being clumsy, but wanted you all to know that falling and clumsiness can occur for a bunch or reason.  Some children require physical...