Home / Tag Archives: kids

Tag Archives: kids

DIY Bath Bomb Recipe

Looking for a great DIY craft to make? This DIY Bath Bomb Recipe is fun to make and you’ll have weeks worth of amazing baths! Fill with your favorite essential oils and melt your stress away! Of course, I recommend doTerra essential oils. They are so awesome! I signed up …

Read More »

Schools Can’t Stop Kids From Sexting. More Technology Can.

“YOUTH is subjected by our civilization to aggressive sex stimuli and suggestiveness oozing from every pore.” So declared the education professor Clark Hetherington in 1914, condemning the proliferation of racy movies and tell-all magazines. Lest adolescents succumb to the “indulgence” on display, he wrote, schools needed to teach “self-control” and …

Read More »

Need school lunch ideas? These 17 tips will help.

  Does the thought of packing your childs school lunch fill you with dread? Does the idea of slapping together another PB&J make you cringe? As the kids head back to school, parents head back to the drawing board, tasked with making lunches for the next 10 long months. “It’s …

Read More »

10 Things You Should Never Say to Your Kids

  You probably wouldn’t use old-school phrases like “Wait until your father gets home” or “I wish you were more like your sister” with your kids. But there are lots of less obvious ones that you should avoid, for their sake and yours. 1. “Great Job.” Research has shown that …

Read More »

How to make a purse out of construction paper

  I am so excited to be a part of this sponsored campaign for #playon with BAND-AID® and NEOSPORIN® through The Motherhood, because play is pretty much of life right now (with four kids ages 8 & under). Did you know that kids who play do better in school.  Kids who play …

Read More »

Why I put my kids to bed at 7

  Last week, a fellow blogger shared my post about when your 2 year old is still waking at night.  In the post I talked about our early bedtime and it led someone to leave the comment “Who puts their kid to bed between 6:00 & 7:00 pm?” … so today I wanted to tell you …

Read More »

Understanding Autism

  With a rise in diagnosed cases and a sea of conflicting information, autism is a condition that leaves many parents terrified. Yet affected families have every reason to be hopeful about the future. By Darshak Sanghavi, M.D. from Parents Magazine When he was a toddler, Donald didn’t seem to …

Read More »