Category: Parenthood


The benefits of taking your kids to sporting events

Sports have a number of obvious benefits, but what about sporting events? Many people believe that sporting events are too expensive or even too unsafe, but this is far from the truth. Sporting events present great environments for children and parents to bond and enjoy.

How I Work While Being a Stay at Home Mom

I am a stay at home mom and a writer. I can’t imagine giving either one of those things up. I love being with my son all day and I love writing. They’re both parts of me and I’ve had to figure out how to balance them. My little one is a very active and energetic almost-two-year-old so I can’t just tell him that mommy has an important deadline and expect him to understand.

Nurse Wherever You Want

I am a huge supporter of breastfeeding rights. Nursing your baby has so many benefits for both of you. However, if you choose not to it’s okay. Not every mother is comfortable with it or can breastfeed. As much as I planned to and wanted to nurse my son, I couldn’t due to the steroids I was taking for the PUPPPs I ended up getting at the end of my pregnancy.

Things No One Told Me About Being a Parent

For some reason, no one hands out pamphlets full of useful things you should know about how your life is going to change when you have kids. Suddenly, there’s a half-eaten banana in your desk, you’ve seen every episode of Puppy Dog Pals ever made, and you’re scheduling sex into your planner with a hopeful little question mark.

Tips for parents sending their kids to school

Summer is over and it’s about that time to send the kids back to school or to school for the first time. This can be both nervous and exciting for parents, but ultimately every caring parent wants their children to succeed. Here are some things that you can do that will help your children succeed and enjoy their time at school.

Build up Your Savings Fast

You have some big things ahead of you that you want to save up for, maybe it’s a big trip, a house, or even retirement. Whatever it is that you’re saving up for, you feel like you’re just not saving enough and it’s not building up quick enough. That’s a pretty common struggle, but there are some ways you can start saving more.

Keeping Your House Clean

It’s late, you’re tired. You just want to sit down and relax with a glass of wine. The only problem is that your house is a mess and you can’t relax when you’re thinking about all of the cleaning that needs to be done. Raise your hand if that sounds like you!

How to save money on air conditioning during the summer

The summer months can be hot and air condition is all but a necessity. Here are some tips on how to save some money.

5 Activities To Do To Bond With Your Friends

A big part of developing meaningful relationships is getting closer to your friends, or bonding with them. While this can certainly be done through conversation and simply spending time with one another, nothing helps you get to know one another like doing things together.

Free Things To Do With Your Little Ones

imes are tough, and the little ones are growing up fast. As a parent, I want to spend as much time with my little ones as possible without breaking the bank.