Month: July 2017

Parenting

When You Discipline Differently and How to Come Together

Parenting and how to discipline can make or break a relationship. I overheard a woman the other day who couldn’t wait to get pregnant because she thought it would bring herself and her husband closer together.  I almost laughed out loud, but was able to contain myself. No matter what kind of home you were …

Parenting

5 Ultimate Gift Ideas That Are Alternatives to Toys

I used to be one of those people who got kids the things parents hated the most.  Play doh.  Finger paint.  Awesome toys. I still sometimes get a little something fun to add to the big item, like cookies or candy.  This weekend we have a little birthday get together with some friends for their …

Parenting

The Most Powerful Thing I Have Learned As A Mom

Being a mom is a job like no other. It is totally a roller coaster ride.  I love roller coasters.  Just the other day I had a high with my son.  We were driving in the car and out of nowhere he said, “I am done being afraid.” I asked him of what and he …