parenting

How Being Quick to Anger is Hurting Our Kids

As parents, we are tried and tested every day. Some days more than others. How do we react in stressful situations? Are your patient and show an increase in love or are you quick to anger like I sometimes am? Learn why we should work on not being so quick to anger and show more… Continue reading How Being Quick to Anger is Hurting Our Kids

parenting, things that work

How a Food Allergy Treatment Changed Our Lives

Food allergies are stressful. I had to find something to help my kids live a normal life. A life-changing food allergy treatment helped us!   There aren’t any definitive answers for food allergies. I’m well aware of this. The weight of having to deal with allergies to food can be very anxiety-ridden. And as a… Continue reading How a Food Allergy Treatment Changed Our Lives

Kids, parenting

Connect with Your Teenager in 15 Easy Ways

Teens are difficult to connect with! We have compiled 15 easy ways you can connect with your teenager and strengthen your relationship! ~This post contains affiliate posts.    Do you feel like it is hard to connect with your teenager? I admit that having a teenager is harder than I thought it would be. They… Continue reading Connect with Your Teenager in 15 Easy Ways

Family, parenting

How to Have a Fun Filled Summer Without All the Fluff

~This contains affiliate links. Can you believe Summer is almost here? My kids are only going to be in school for another month and then it’s time for Mom to entertain! Unfortunately, Summer always sneaks up on me and I haven’t been the best planner in the past.  So, this year I want to change… Continue reading How to Have a Fun Filled Summer Without All the Fluff

Kids, parenting

Methods to End Toddler Tantrums that Work

Toddler Tantrums can be really challenging. One second they are as happy as can be, and the next they are having a meltdown. Difficulties seem to multiply tremendously when a young child decides they aren’t happy with something and it can be hard not to lose our cool when we can’t seem to gain control… Continue reading Methods to End Toddler Tantrums that Work

Kids, parenting

5 Things You Need to Know to Protect Your Food Allergic Child

There are some basics when it comes to being a food allergy parent.  When you find out your child has an allergy to something, it immediately becomes blacklisted as something that you keep around. Food allergies are no joke! But, we can’t always control the environments that our children are exposed to. These five things… Continue reading 5 Things You Need to Know to Protect Your Food Allergic Child

Family, Kids, parenting

How to Keep Your Kids Safe This Summer

Summer is Almost Here! Summer is almost here! If your kids are like mine, they are counting down the days and the hours until it is here! Summer brings lots of fun and adventures for most families. These could be local adventures to the park or the pool. Or perhaps they are bigger adventures on… Continue reading How to Keep Your Kids Safe This Summer

baby, Kids, parenting

How Baby Led Weaning Is Best For Your Baby

-This post contains affiliate links When TJ turned 6 months old I was eager to start him on cereal! I figured I would FINALLY get to nurse less and maybe, just maybe he would sleep longer than 2 hours at night before waking up and wanting to eat! I was sorely disappointed every time I… Continue reading How Baby Led Weaning Is Best For Your Baby

Kids, parenting, Uncategorized

My Kids are Growing Up too Fast!

Life UnEdited #12 The other day I looked down at my son’s shoes and noticed they looked pretty tattered. It didn’t phase me too much. He seemed to be known in the past for being really rough on his shoes. My kids typically go through 2 to 3 pairs of shoes in one school year.… Continue reading My Kids are Growing Up too Fast!

Kids, parenting

How My Kid’s Food Allergies Changed My Life

When I pictured having kids, I envisioned happy days at the zoo with fun grocery shopping trips to the store in between. While I have had those happy moments with my children, I have also been faced with some really difficult challenges that were not part of my plans.  Food allergies changed my life, my… Continue reading How My Kid’s Food Allergies Changed My Life