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7 Ultra-Smart Baby Nursery Ideas That Even Your Baby Will Coo About

Baby Nursery Ideas

Preparing to welcome a baby into the world is an incredibly exciting time. Part of the fun is designing and setting up the nursery. Don’t allow yourself to be overwhelmed by all the options. Rather, think clearly about what’s important. Such as creating a room that can grow with your baby or having everything you need within easy reach. To …

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This is why Your Devoted Mom Deserves a Special Day of Mother’s Day Fun

Mother's Day Fun

“My promise to my children For as long as I live I will always be your parent first and your friend second. I will stalk you, flip out on you, lecture you, drive you insane, be your worst nightmare and hunt you down like a bloodhound when I have to because I love you. When you understand that, I will …

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Super Clever Moms Who Stay at Home Know How to Organize their Lives

Moms Who Stay at Home

“Am I doing a good job?” Many stay at home moms simply don’t feel like they always have it together. It’s difficult to feel productive and organized when you’re juggling so many things at once. Not only do these amazing women manage their own lives but they also manage the lives of the mini humans that call them “mom”.   Moms …

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11 of the Most Smart-as-a-Whip Moms Share their Best Secrets on Raising Happy Children

Happy Children

It may seem hard to believe today, but happiness wasn’t always a parenting goal. All you need to do is look back into the not-too-distant-past where the main parenting objective was to keep children alive and raise them to become functional members of society. Luckily, things have changed, and raising happy children that are well-adjusted is the gold standard for …

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The Truth about Life Transitions & How to Cope

Life Transitions

The Empty Nest & More Sobbing; that’s what I was doing. Standing smack in the middle of my son’s room so I’d have a perfect view of everything that reminded me of him. I promised myself that I’d wait before I went in. I broke my promise. Life transitions are messy after all. It’s been 10 years since I broke …

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What You Need to Know About the Best Toy Storage for Kids (Part 2)

Toy Storage for Kids

The best toy storage for kids can be like a jigsaw puzzle. There are just so many different types, shapes and sizes of toys that it can be tough to figure out what goes where. That’s why this post, “part 2“ will focus on the different types of toys and how you can easily store and organize them. Though part …

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What You Need to Know About the Best Toy Storage for Kids (Part 1)

Toy Storage for Kids

Imagine this. You’re working from home and doing your best to create a thriving life-work balance. You’re with the kids 24/7 without much of a break. But hey, parenthood can be that way. You wake up and decide that today is a good day to organize your kid’s stuff.  That is until you stop and look around at the avalanche …

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193 Exciting Free Educational Resources for Kids

child holding crayons

As we are all being urged to practice social distancing and self-isolation during this time of crisis, many parents are suddenly home all day with their kids. And because your children are missing school, I’m sure you’re wondering how you can both teach and entertain them during this time. Some of you may be working remotely and need to figure …

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How to Teach Children to be Organized

Teach Children with playdough

Organizing is in my DNA. I’ve been organized ever since I can remember. As a child, it never dawned on me that people weren’t organized. I thought everybody knew where everything was. I had it all worked out. My 10-year-old self would pack up her backpack the night before and leave it by the front door for an easy exit …

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What are the Habits of Super Moms & Dads?

What are the Habits of Super Moms & Dads?

If you want your children to know how much you love them, does your face light up when they walk into the room? As a mother, I cannot think of anything more important than loving your child and letting them know that you accept them just the way they are.  I understand the challenges of parenthood as I raised three …