Trouble Sleeping? Join the 5-night challenge to better sleep!

Sleep is a commodity and something I have found hard to get as a single mom with 3 little monsters. The sleep I manage to get has to be great sleep. Every second of slumber counts! Why? Because someone is constantly waking me up. I don’t know about you butContinue Reading…

10 Ways To Get Through The Holidays With Kids

The holiday season is upon us and while it brings lots of excitement, it can also be stressful. You know what I mean! As grown-ups, we are responsible for planning the meal, making sure everyone brings a dish, the house is clean, etc. It’s a whole different kind of stressContinue Reading…

Filthy Kid Rooms and Lego Land Mines: A Parents Nightmare

This post is not just a rant! It is part of a series about helping your child reach their potential while teaching them life skills AND maintaining your sanity as a parent. DISCLAIMER: While reading this post you may get the impression that my monsters are spoiled. It’s okay. TheyContinue Reading…

To My Son: Do Not Give Up

To my son, Do not give up. I know things are tough right now but they will get better. You are strong. I know you are frustrated at school and struggle to find your place among your classmates. You are loved. I see the frustration and hurt on your face when youContinue Reading…

Candy-Holic: How To Get Rid of Holiday Candy

Candy is a huge problem in my house. Somehow, someway, my daughter always has candy. I don’t even know where it comes from half the time. I’m sure she is swindling her friends for candy. She’s really good at trading up to get what she wants. It’s to the pointContinue Reading…

Share the Love: 5 Ways to Show Your Child Love

Parenthood is difficult. These little monsters didn’t come with an instruction manual and if they did, it isn’t written in any language I am able to understand. One of my biggest challenges is making sure that all 3 of my monsters receive equal love and attention. It sounds easy… In reality, itContinue Reading…