7 Things I Won’t Tell My Kids When We Move

what I won't tell my kids when we move

Moving can be super-scary and exciting at the same time for kids. Who am I kidding? It can be that way for moms and dads too! There are so many unknowns that sometimes we focus on those instead of the new --- and sometimes better --- adventures! In the past 15 years, our family has moved ten times. Over those many, many times of moving, I have learned that there are things I won't tell my kids when we move to a new home --- and I'm sharing those with you today!I want my kids to embrace each adventure with happiness, instead of grudgery and complaints --- don't you? But, it's a hard balance to relish the memories of the past while looking forward to the new and exciting future. But … [Continue reading...]

12 Pregnancy Superfoods

superfoods for pregnancy

Superfoods are a pertinent part of pregnancy. A healthy diet can help you manage gestational diabetes, fight anemia and promote the health of your little munchkin. Knowing the right foods to eat is extremely helpful in achieving the best health in your pregnancy. Give your body the boost it needs with these healthy, super foods […]

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Petcare Checklist for Kids and Moms

checklists for pet care

*Thanks to Adams™ Flea & Tick Control Products for sponsoring this post! All opinions are my own.* As busy moms, our plates are filled with responsibilities. Isn’t it nice when there are products to help make some of those responsibilities easier? I have three precious children and one very cute dog who all rely on […]

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Fun Family Picnic “Must-Haves”

fun family picnic must haves

Picnics are one of my favorite things about summer! From pre-planned alfresco dinners on Memorial Day and the Fourth of July to sandwiches at the park, there’s just something special about eating outside when the weather is nice. And if any family wants to have a fun family picnic, they are going to need to […]

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6 Ways to Get Picky Kids to Eat Healthy

ways to get picky kids to eat healthy

It’s just reality. Many kids are picky eaters — but do they have to be? You can encourage your picky child to eat healthy, but it will take consistency and determination. Are you a mushy mom like me sometimes? My moms always tells me I am much stricter than she was, and she’s right — […]

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