When Your Child Says… I Hate You

Have you ever been on the receiving end of mean remarks from your child? I’m guessing that you have. It’s all part of parenthood. Right? We set rules and boundaries for our children because we love them. We go out of our way to give them a good life… Because we loveContinue 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…

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…

Sunday Funday in the Urgent Care

Have you ever seen a child with a runny nose? How about a child with a runny nose who REFUSES to blow their nose? The sound of a child sucking the snot back up their nose is one of the worst sounds in the world. It ranks right up thereContinue Reading…