Tag: Parenting

What Schitt’s Creek Taught Me About Love and Motherhood

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*Spoiler alert if you are in the midst of watching Schitt’s Creek and the song “Simply the Best” doesn’t ring a bell yet, stop...

Head, Heart, Hands: Finding Balance in Our Busy Lives

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When I was a kid, I used to roll my eyes at some of my mom's sayings. She'd say things like, “Go as the...

8 Ways to Connect Positively with Your Kids After School

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This year, more than ever, it's important to positively connect with our kids after school. School days can be long and exhausting, no matter...

Raising Emotionally Healthy Men – 4 Tips from a Worn Mom

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I live with all men. One's in his 50s, another is 18 (sigh), and the last is a 14-year-old who thinks he’s 20 sometimes....

5 Ways To Support Your Teen During Crisis: An Expert Weighs...

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Before we dive in, just know you are doing better than you think you are. Truly. We are currently living in unprecedented and uncertain times....

No Extra Money: The Unfair Reality of the Family Budget

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Let's talk about money. For mamas everywhere, money and the family budget are heavy on their minds. It is a concern amongst mothers worldwide....
two young kids lying down with feet on the wall -- how to talk to young kids about sexism

Mom, Where are the Girl Presidents? Talking to Young Kids About...

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We have this placemat from my mother-in-law. It's a big, plastic placemat for kids with pictures of all the presidents on it. My older...

How Learning to Ski as an Adult Made Me a Better...

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Have you ever tried something new? I’m not talking something that’s hobby-adjacent, like painting with watercolors if you typically work with acrylic. I’m talking...
mom judging each other

Maybe Moms Judging Each Other Isn’t the Worst Thing In the...

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Oh, judging. If judging were an Olympic sport, moms would medal every time. Seriously, we'd be victory dancing like Usain Bolt and slow clapping like an...

Using Inspirational Quotes to Empower Teens in an Unlikely Place

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T'was a snarky day at work when a co-worker hilariously (yet aptly) observed that the only real way to ensure that staff emails got...