Tag: opinion

Marriage, Parenting

Dear Parents Who Take Your Kids On Vacation

So we just got back from a 7 day vacation.  It was our first vacation in 5 years and let me tell you it was much-needed.  We had a great time spending about 4 and a half days in Disney World and then 3 days in Saint Augustine, Florida. Both places were fun and relaxing …

Parenting

8 Reasons Why You Should Consider Preschool

We were so fortunate to find a nanny who came to our home to take care of our son from the age of 5 months to 4 years.  I cannot say enough good things about her, she is so important to us still even though she no longer watches him.  Many of my friends have …

Parenting

4 Fun Activities to Help Kids Grow Into Awesome Adults

There are so many things out there to do with our kids. Honestly, I could write an endless list. I love doing different things with my son and bonus points if it teaches him something about life. Here are 4 things that you can do with your kids that are fun and teach them a …

Parenting

5 Reasons Why I Am Having Only 1 Kid

This post was last updated on March 13th, 2017 at 06:19 pmI have so much respect for parents who have multiple children. Go you!  I just don’t have it in me.  Some people seem to think I am crazy and think they know better and that we will have more kids.  We won’t.  Here is …

Parenting

Making Children The Priority

This post was last updated on June 25th, 2017 at 08:21 pmI heard on the radio this morning that a gentleman, and I use that word loosely, received one of those bumper stickers that said his child was student of the month.  This was not a participation sticker. Her grades were so good they were …

Parenting

Why I Don’t Judge Other Parents – Now That I Have a Child

This post was last updated on June 25th, 2017 at 08:19 pmI want to make it clear that I am not judging other parents when I write about the things I see or hear.  We all need a little help and sometimes it is hard to hear, especially from our friends. One thing I used …