We’ve all seen kids meltdown, in public, in the classroom or at home. They’re overwhelmed with big emotions and just aren’t sure where to turn or what to do. Ellie and Her Emotional Dragons by Dr. Joseph Goodrich is a great picture book to help guide children to help handle emotions. Ellie is handling a […]
Right now is the best time to get set for summer! Steal these tips to tackle learning, summer fun, and summer vacations. Get set for the best summer ever!
Giving the best teacher presents is so tough! It’s hard to know what to give that shows your appreciation without being too expensive or too cliche. Use this guide to help you give the best teacher gifts!
This post is sponsored by The Breastfeeding Shop. This post about The Breastfeeding Shop app was originally published on Military One Click. I seriously wish that I had The Breastfeeding Shop app about a year ago. Actually, make that four years ago. As a new mom, I struggled a lot. The biggest challenge was keeping track […]
This post is sponsored by The Breastfeeding Shop. Stories of my infancy are legendary in my house. I don’t remember a time when my parents didn’t have at least one “when Meggie could projectile vomit across a room” story to share at a party. Even without actually recalling those days because I was–well, a baby–I […]
This post is sponsored by The Breastfeeding Shop. Is this even real life? I feel like the angels sang and a light shown down from heaven. Nope! It’s just your typical nursing lounge in Asia. In the US, breastfeeding mothers are hiding in corners, balancing in bathrooms, and desperately trying to keep that nursing cover, […]
Your child has been counting down to this all semester long: winter break. Finally, a chance to kick back and relax. And for you to spend quality time together as a family. Except you’ve blazed through ALL of your plans in the first 48 hours. Now your child is climbing the walls and you’re fresh […]
This post is sponsored by The Breastfeeding Shop. When you’re growing another human, your clothes seem to shrink overnight. With my first pregnancy, it was a breeze to run to Target for a new batch of over-belly pants or another cute baby bump tunic. Being overseas and pregnant? Let’s just say that options were limited. Every mother-to-be […]
You’ve finished the back to school shopping. The kids have squeaky clean shoes and brand new clothes. Your coffee is even primed for the morning. And yet…you’re a little nervous to take this next step. For your kids to get another year older and bigger.
This is a book review of Post-Partum: From Shattered to Sane by Lauren Cecora. I received this book at no cost in exchange for a fair, honest, and truthful review. All opinions expressed are my own. There are links to the product reviewed and the services provided by Lauren Cecora. I receive no compensation for […]
Eek! June is almost here, and that means school is almost out for summer! But before you head for the pool, grab a little something for the teachers. I mean, they’ve been spending 40 hours every week with your little darlings. Need some help figuring out what to get? Let me help!
Right now, I have every. single. word. of Frozen, The Little Mermaid AND Beauty and the Beast memorized. For this, I would like to give a big “thanks, but but no thanks” to Mother Nature. We’ve been kept inside by rain, wind and cold weather. All of that has lead to some nasty colds, which […]
Happy Month of the Military Child!
My best-laid plans were rapidly going down the drain. Instead of sweetly crafting Pinterest-perfect Valentine’s, my three-year-old was trying to place 1,000 stickers on the dog. The baby was screaming. And I was trying to figure out if I could use artisanal wrapped wire to mainline wine. There HAS to be a better, less stressful, […]
Want to know why your sick kid should stay home? Here are 3 totally true reasons why: