DIY Quick and Easy Halloween Costumes

Halloween is right around the corner. I'm not going to lie, it's my least favorite holiday. I don't like scary things or candy or my kid prowling the street at night or other kids prowling the streets at night or the money I spend on a costume that will last a few hours. Now that my son is older, he likes to think he's not going trick-or-treating...that is until his friends call and I have 15 ...

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Mom Confession

Mom Confession: I Almost Lost It At A Soccer Game Last Night!

Tyler was asked to run lines for a game that started at 5:30 last night which I didn’t mind because it keeps him busy and he makes $10. At 7:15 I decide to run over to the game because my son likes to announce when he needs to get picked up without taking into consideration the travel time. I’ve explained multiple times that I can’t just appear places but he can’t seem to grasp that concept. As ...

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Who Will Your Children Be Tomorrow?

It’s hard to think about Tomorrow when you’re bogged down in Today. Today brings carpooling, dirty laundry, tired kids, picky eaters, messy homes, friend problems, struggles in school or sports. Today is all-consuming. I’ve always told my kids to live one day at a time. And I still believe that. However, while living one day at a time, it is also important to keep Tomorrow in the back of your ...

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Goal Setting for Kids

Goal Setting for Kids

Goal setting for kids can really improve your child’s drive to succeed in all areas of his life.  I’ve been doing goal setting workshops with Tyler once a month and they have been working wonders with him so I wanted to share.  I love these workshops because it gives us a chance to talk about his worries and his dreams.  It helps him outline what he wants in his life and empowers him to accomplish ...

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The Bouqs Comany Review

The Bouqs Review: Beautiful Flowers for Your Loved Ones

When I was contacted to do a review for The Bouqs Company, an online florist that sources flowers directly from farms around the world, I was so excited. What woman doesn't LOVE getting flowers? I picked "Sweetness" because they looked just as they sounded. This is how they are advertised, "Send these awesome Volcano Pink Roses for a sweet spring gesture. Our flowers are shipped straight from ...

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