How-To

When you have a child, how-to be a good mom is a always a question. Following a few simple steps and be the good mom for your kids.

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5 Tips to Get Your Kids to Drink More Water

Not that it’s been particularly cool where I live so far, but it’s about to get even hotter now that we’re heading into the...
7 Ways to Increase Your Child's Love of Reading this Summer

7 Ways to Increase Your Child’s Love of Reading this Summer

Most kids drop a few reading levels during the summer and it makes sense why—schools out, no teacher, the official homework is gone, and...
Simple but Perfect Father's Day Gift Idea: Daddy's Stache

Simple but Perfect Father’s Day Gift Idea: Daddy’s Stache

Father’s Day is coming up on June 17th and if you need a cute and simple idea on how to spoil the dad in...
This Ariana Grande Parody is Everyone When They Lose Their Phonevideo

This Ariana Grande Parody is Everyone When They Lose Their Phone

Yep, it's time for another parody! This time it is based on a true story with what happens to my teenage daughter when she...
Alopecia in Kids

Why My Son is Bald | 6 Weeks with Alopecia Areata

I’ve put off this post for a while but today is the day. You may have wondered in the past month or so if...
organizing

Organizing Tips for the New Year

Is organizing a challenge for you? I know it can be for me—especially with a kid. It always feels like I have the best...
Get your Health and Sexy Back with The Fitness Marshall

Get your Health and Sexy Back with The Fitness Marshall

I personally think we should all rock our “mom bod” no matter what growing and birthing human beings has done to us. But man...
storm

6 Tips for Calming Your Storm-Frightened Child

I love thunderstorms. Wild, dark, rainy storms with loud cracks of thunder and bright flashes of lightening. I love thunderstorms like I love Disney...
Mastering the 5-Minute Mom Shower

Mastering the 5-Minute Mom Shower

You know the panic you feel when you wake up late and realize you only have 10 minutes to get ready in order to...
choosing toys

Choosing Toys for an Infant-Toddler Household

I was recently asked for advice on choosing toys for a toddler when there is also an infant in the house. Interestingly, I wasn’t...
tooth fairy

Tooth Fairy 101

At my daughter’s most recent visit to the dentist, the hygienist informed her that she has a loose tooth. The kid was thrilled and...
3 Steps To Getting Your Child To Sleep on Vacation

3 Steps To Getting Your Child To Sleep on Vacation

I'm going to go out on a limb here, people - vacation with kids is hardly a vacation. Our family rents a beach...