Holiday shopping for my teens has become increasingly difficult. Trying to find something that is not just “stuff” to clutter up their rooms, something that they will actually use and something that they will love makes for the perfect storm of a shopping nightmare. Taking the time to find a gift that speaks to their personality and interests is important especially for teens. Taking the
Over the past few weeks, as another school year comes to a close, I have been seeing more and more posts and comments from parents bemoaning the fact that their kids are home for the summer. Look, I get it… it’s hard to keep them busy. As a Work At Home Mom, it’s much more difficult for me to get my job done while they’re
***I received compensation for this post as part of the “THIS. IS. EVERYTHING.™” campaign with the Mom It Forward network. All opinions expressed are my own and honest*** I don’t know about you, but breakfast is a big deal in my house. Even though mornings are often rushed, I make sure my kids start their morning with a healthy breakfast. The only problem is that
Do you have an All-Star Moment to share? Embassy Suites wants to celebrate “All-Star” parents that do all that they can to to support their children and other children that are involved in sports programs. Whether it’s coaching, cheering on the sidelines, carpooling, or bringing snacks to the game, Embassy Suites knows that parents are there to offer encouragement and be their kids biggest fans!
What do Southwest Airline and Sharks have in common?… A lot actually! Southwest Airlines and the Discovery Channel have teamed up to take Shark Week to “new heights”! This summer, a Shark Week-themed plane will take to the skies as Southwest offers an exclusive preview of one of Shark Week’s “fin-nomenal” episodes. Not only that, Southwest and the Discovery Channel want to send a family
Holiday travel tips: Keep kids reading on the go Are you totally stumped on ways to keep your kids entertained during the hectic Thanksgiving travel rush next week? We’re here to help! Parenting bloggers Amy Mascott (Teach Mama) and Allison McDonald (No Time for Flashcards), authors of the recently released Raising a Rock-Star Reader, have provided some great games and activities to keep kids engaged – all while building their
Picture This… A young girl in middle school, afraid to go to school because she knows, like every other day, she would feel all alone. Alone because those she thought to be her friends teased her and called her fat, ugly and stupid. Alone because no teacher or counselor would protect her from being strangled, punched or pushed around. Alone because she was one of