15 Things No Parent Should Have to Say to Their Teen Daughter

I have two adult daughters who are the light of my life, but I have to admit---their teen years were not the brightest. I could have done without the arguments over the boys they dated, the clothes they wore or the fact that they mastered crawling out of a bedroom window late at night [...]

By | 2017-08-16T16:01:49+00:00 August 16th, 2017|Parenting|3 Comments

Parents’ Well-Being: Pillars of a Thriving Childhood

In case you thought your children are getting their daily, subliminal role model inspiration from their teachers, the TV, other kids’ parents, their games, or any other outside force – you were wrong.  You, as a parent, are your child’s ultimate role model. Every movement, word, and action you make have an effect on [...]

By | 2017-08-15T10:37:16+00:00 August 15th, 2017|Parenting|0 Comments

Baby Nursery Trends: The Ins and Outs of Baby Rooms in 2018

In my day (and I like to believe that wasn’t THAT long ago), nurseries were more about cute color-coded walls (remember opting for yellow when parents didn’t know the gender?), loads of toys, and an old chair for mom to feed. Today, though, things are different. Décor has always been one of the most [...]

By | 2018-01-07T13:24:20+00:00 August 3rd, 2017|Parenting|0 Comments

What Millennial Moms Look for in Baby Products in 2017

When it comes to purchasing products for your baby, there are many things you may be considering. I still have things I like to check off my list before making a purchase for my children. In 2017, moms everywhere are reading reviews, getting second opinions, and fact checking everything. Of all the things moms like [...]

By | 2017-08-02T09:01:59+00:00 August 2nd, 2017|Reviews|8 Comments

11 Ways My Dogs Prepared Me for Motherhood

Oh, the similarities between dogs and young children! Some joke that dogs prepare us for kids. Many parents scoff at the idea (after all, how could we compare our precious children to canines!?). But, in my experience, there are some striking similarities between dogs and young children. Not so sure? Let’s look at a [...]

By | 2017-07-07T23:14:21+00:00 July 10th, 2017|Mom Life|1 Comment