Quarantine Life – How Moms are Surviving Quarantine life sucks! It’s been nearly a month since a stay at home order has been in effect in North Carolina. For my family, it’s been about 6 weeks of quarantine life. We hunkered down before things started to officially shut down in our state. Needless to say,… Read More Quarantine Life – How Moms are Surviving
How to Manage Anxiety During a Pandemic Right now, in the US, things are uncertain and frightening. People’s anxiety is rising. There are many parents that are panicking due to school closures and lack of childcare. Some parents worry that pulling kids out of school will negatively affect their kids because their routines will be… Read More How to Manage Anxiety During a Pandemic
Guide to Being a Good Mother Have you ever asked yourself what makes a mother, a Good Mother? I sure have. When we think of mothers, we often think of women who are good at everything. They are good at cooking, cleaning, taking care of children and pets, organizing, entertaining, the list goes on. But… Read More Guide to Being a Good Mother
5 Fun Fall Family Activities My favorite time of the year is here. It’s called Pumpkin, Pumpkin, Pumpkin!!!!! I’m just kidding, it’s called Fall, but it might as well be Pumpkin. I now have pumpkins gracing my door steps and various book shelves, and pumpkin and squash products filling up my pantry and fridge. And… Read More 5 Fun Fall Family Activities
Parental Control – Real or Illusion? If you’ve read Emotional Development of 2 year olds – Part 1 and Emotional Development of 2 year olds – Part 2, you are aware of what’s happening in your toddler’s brain. And it’s a bit of chaos. But even knowing that, you may feel like it’s not an… Read More Parental Control – Real or Illusion?
We had a rare fun weekend. We didn’t do anything special, per se, but we got out of the house, cooked, saw some friends and managed to catch up on some sleep. It felt like a huge accomplishment. My children are still very young (3.5 years old and 9 months old), so we have to… Read More Parenthood: Where is the Fun?
Attachment Parenting – Still Right for You? If you’re currently a parent, I’m sure you have heard about Attachment Parenting. And if you haven’t, you can read all about it here. So is it possible to continue parenting in this style when your child has moved on to the toddler stage and beyond? In a… Read More Attachment Parenting – Still Right for You?
Empathy is a learned skill that can be improved throughout your lifetime. Learn how to parent with empathy and see your relationship blossom.… Read More How to Start Parenting with Empathy
SAHM State of Mind I love blogging. It’s a great outlet for my thoughts and an activity that allows me to engage my brain. I don’t feel that I get to engage my brain as much now that I am a Stay at Home Mom (SAHM). In fact, I feel like my talents are wasted… Read More SAHM State of Mind