A Father’s Role in Parenting- He’s Not a Babysitter!

A Father’s Role in Parenting- He’s Not a Babysitter!

So, here’s the thing… dads don’t babysit. The teenager down the street who helps out with your kids every now and then, they babysit.   I feel like the society we live in today has put the stigma on dads that they cannot parent alone. 

Brilliant Tips for How to Get Kids to Clean

Brilliant Tips for How to Get Kids to Clean

    There are days when I feel like I walk into every room of the house and the floor is covered in stuff. Dirty clothes, toys, coloring books, dog toys, and yet no one made the mess. I could decide to tackle the mountain 

Becoming a Stay at Home Mom: 7 Things to Consider

Becoming a Stay at Home Mom: 7 Things to Consider

I have been incredibly blessed to have had this conversation several times with many of my close friends. My husband and I thoughtfully and purposefully planned our lives in such a way that would allow me at home with our kids, while also being faithful 

The Best Teacher Christmas Gifts

The Best Teacher Christmas Gifts

Your kids’ teachers play an important role in their lives and it’s important to make sure they know they’re appreciated at Christmas time.   But, what to get?   As a teacher, I want to share with you some fantastic teacher Christmas gift ideas, and 

What to Bring When Flying with a Toddler

What to Bring When Flying with a Toddler

    We just made it back from an amazing vacation and I want to share some great tips for flying with toddlers! It’s important that you know what to bring when flying with a toddler, and I will share all of those as well. 

Kids and Technology- Being Respectful and Responsible

Kids and Technology- Being Respectful and Responsible

      If you go out often, whether it be for dinner, or the grocery, or even the library, the chances of you seeing children using technology is very high.   Kids and technology aren’t a new thing. Kids have been using the same 

What It’s REALLY Like to be a Stay at Home Mom

What It’s REALLY Like to be a Stay at Home Mom

On any given day, someone would look around my house and think, “She’s home all day long with her kids, how can her house be this messy?”   I mean, after all, stay at home moms have it “easy”.   I often look around my 

Clean House vs. Tidy House | Creating a More Tidy Home

Clean House vs. Tidy House | Creating a More Tidy Home

Having a “clean house” is something that many busy moms aspire for, but often fall short due to circumstances, lack of time, or any other reason one could think of.   Until recently, it was really no secret that our house often, “looked like a