Guest Blogger

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Self-Care for Moms: Trying to be Supermom

Raising a four-year daughter is filled with excitement and joy. Some days we dress up as a doctor or princess. Other days we spend hours at the local park. None the less, my daughter...

Breaking the Cycle of Domestic Violence

About three years ago I looked in the mirror and didn’t recognize myself. I had two college degrees and a successful career. I have great friends and an amazing family. Then, one day, it...

How I Survived My First Year as a Single Parent

When I became a single parent several years ago I expected my transition to be seamless and stress free. I knew of many single parents that were well adjusted and living what seemed to...

Teaching Children about Memorial Day in an Age Appropriate Way

What do our children really know about why we celebrate Memorial Day? They know in most of our homes that moms and dads get an extra “day off” on that Monday. Maybe, they've been to...
Mom Tips for Surviving Summer Break

Stay-at-home Mom Tips to Help Breeze Through Summer Break

Are you a stay at home mom with thoughts of summer survival on your mind? Let’s talk! In the race of motherhood, summertime can be a SAHM’s marathon. Scratch that triathlon, because with swimming,...

Long Distance Friendship: How to Stay Connected

My best friend Stacey and I love to tell the story of how we met. We were both 22. She was working at my mom’s office and my mom kept saying Stacey reminded her...

The First Sleepover: How My Kid Handled It Better Than I Did

Recently my oldest was off to for his first sleepover at a friend’s house. The week leading up to the big day I was nostalgic over how quickly the time has flown since we...

When She Plays Co-ed Football: Pink Cleats and a Ponytail

One pair of pink cleats and a ponytail and our little girl was ready to play co-ed football. Our 6 year diva daughter recently asked to try flag football. Known for her love of...

Confessions of an Accidental Homeroom Mom: What Are You Saying Yes To?

I made sure we arrived ridiculously early during open house for my son's kindergarten. This was partially because I was nervous but also because we had a lot to do. We set about putting...
FLVS Tips for Online Learning

FLVS: Tips for Online Learning

Once you decide that online learning is a great option for your child you might be wondering how to make sure he or she succeeds. Learning how to help your child enjoy school while...