Parenting

How to survive the summer with your high school and college kids

How to survive summer with teens and college kids at home So your college kids are home for the summer bringing their laundry and filling their rooms with piles of junk from their dorm rooms? And your high school kids are hanging out with friends in the evenings and... read more

How to Make a Super Bowl Care Package

How to Make a Super Bowl Care Package   This post contains affiliate links. If you click on a link and make a purchase, I will receive (at no additional cost to you) a tiny commission. For more information, read my full disclosure in the footbar.   I love... read more

Finals Care Package Ideas

(This post contains links to affiliates. If you click on them and make a purchase, I may, at no additional cost to you, receive a very small commission. For more information view my full disclosure in the footbar area of this website.)   December has arrived and... read more

Halloween Care Package Party

Halloween Care Package Ideas   (This post contains links to affiliates. If you click on them and make a purchase, I may, at no additional cost to you, receive a small commission. For more information, see my full disclosure in the footbar of this website.)  ... read more

Do You Need a Driving Contract with your Teen?

Do Parents Need a Driving Contract with Their Teen? Prior to our first son turning 16, our insurance company sent us a driving contract for us to execute with him before we let him loose on the streets. It had not occurred to us to have a contract with our son... read more

First Apartment Care Package

This post contains affiliate links, meaning if you click on a link and make a purchase, I will receive (at no additional cost to you) a very small commission. For more details, see the full explanation in the footbar. Our baby boy moved into his first apartment this... read more

Senior Year, Take 2

I kissed my middle child goodbye this morning as he left for the first day of his senior year of high school. I was particularly proud of myself because he headed out the door with a homemade fruit smoothie that had “Mommy loves you and wants you to have an awesome... read more

Halloween Care Package

Halloween Care Package   Halloween care packages may be the easiest of all care packages to make because there are so many adorable candies and trinkets available this time of year. Items Needed for a Halloween Care Package Fun and spooky candy like Gumball... read more

So Your Daughter Wants to be a Gymnast

Updated: August 25, 2016 With the close of the Olympics and the amazing success of the USA Women's team, gymnastics gyms all over the country will see a huge influx of little girls wanting to try the sport. My daughter was one of those little girls who once walked... read more

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