I cannot believe that summer is almost over and back to school season is already looming upon us! While some of you may already know that I am not a huge fan of summer (I know, that is just blasphemy!), I think my tune will start to change once my eldest starts kindergarten. I have … Continue reading Back to School Top Ten Favorites!
Alright, people, summer is here and most of the kids have been out of school now for at least a couple of weeks! And, I am just going to put this out there, I know you are going to think I am crazy, but here it is – as much as I love summer, I … Continue reading Top Ten Summer Toys!
I believe I am not alone when I say that this parenting gig is just one big learning curve. The moment you feel that you have routines and habits under control and you know what is going on, there comes another growth spurt and you have a new curve ball thrown your way (yay for … Continue reading The Art of Negotiation … with the Master Negotiator
Happy Father’s day to all the dads out there! I feel truly blessed to have great men who are such amazing role models in my life. Starting with my dad, who did not care what the society around him said and brought up his daughters to be furiously independent, successful and progressive with a mind … Continue reading When the child makes the father…
Father’s Day is coming up, girls!! I don’t know about you but I always struggle to buy presents for my husband. I feel he is quick to buy anything he needs or if it is on a wish list then it is because it is obnoxiously out of reach to buy (for good reason too … Continue reading Last Minute Gift Ideas – to Celebrate Father’s Day!!
All you moms who have picky eaters at home – I feel ya! My first born thought eating was a waste of time and a chore, especially when we are with friends or have people over. I have come to the conclusion that he has a severe case of FOMO (fear of missing out)! Yes, … Continue reading Anyone else going nuts at meal time (pun unintended)!?
A friend sent me a post on a social media group (see complete post below). The post was written from a husband’s perspective and addressed division of household responsibilities. It made me realize that I do not praise my husband in the way I would like to be praised. My husband and I share responsibility … Continue reading Breaking the gender stereotypes – one household at a time
When I had my babies, I quit my job to be a full time stay at home mama. It didn’t happen right-away. When my first was 10 months old and started to talk and walk, I decided to stay home so I could go along with him for this amazing ride. I loved my job and … Continue reading You Do You – Because You are ENOUGH
There are so many different types of us out there – the extrovert mom, the bubbly mom, the mom that has had a rough day (I am sure I am not alone). I am an introvert working mom. After a long day at work, all I wanted to do was sit on the sofa and close my … Continue reading I am an introvert and I am a mom. And that is okay.
Do you find yourself constantly being schooled by your kids? I seriously feel like the only reason I live a somewhat disciplined life is because my kids are watching. Watching to see if I am this responsible adult! Jeez! I don’t think I was ready to be an adult. I still rely on the constant … Continue reading Its All About Perspective…