5 Things All Moms Need to Hear

Sometimes Moms Need to Hear the Love Being a mother is the most wonderful job on earth. It is often also a thankless one. There is rarely someone standing by to tell you how wonderful you are and what an amazing job you are doing.  While the rewards are priceless, being in the “trenches” of motherhood is the majority of what we, as mothers experience on a day-to-day basis.  Cleaning up spills, wiping boogie noses, and being there for everyone is not just a weekly, or even monthly duty for most mothers.  It is a daily one.  When the drudgery...

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Grilling- Not Just Guy Territory

Get Grillin’ “GRILL MASTER” – it’s printed on hats, aprons and coffee mugs everywhere, especially this time of year. However, the grill doesn’t have to be foreign territory for us ladies. There is so much more to use your grill for besides the usual burgers, hot dogs and steak. I love to use the grill for fish, vegetables, and chicken, too. While using the grill can seem a bit daunting, once you learn how to do it safely, you can really enjoy changing up some of the meals you cook this summer. The first thing to do is to...

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The All-New Land Rover Discovery Is Here And We’re Obsessed!

A Car The Whole Family Can Enjoy It’s almost summer and kids are just about out of school for the summer! It’s an exciting time because that means lots of family time spent, places to go and things to do. And if you are anything like me the summer months are actually the busiest. Our family loves to go on adventures and having the right car really makes a big difference. And now we have found a car that everyone our family can enjoy! Here’s why we love it so much: Versatile Design This SUV has a seven-seat layout...

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How to Discipline Without Raising the Decibel Level

Effective Alternatives to Yelling at Our Kids I was chatting with another mom at school pick-up recently, and she was telling me a story about how her daughter was screaming so loudly that she was worried about what the neighbors would think. I was secretly relieved to hear this because it made the sometimes overwhelming noise in my house seem normal, too. Some days the decibel level reaches such an alarming high that I feel the need to keep up and start yelling, too just to be heard. This is very frustrating to me because, as a teacher, I...

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Summer Water Precaution- How to Keep Your Kids Safe

Aqua Safety 101 Some of the most fun summer activities occur in water. They allow us to stay cool, be outdoors, and have a blast. However, one of the things all parents need to be aware of is the potential for a child to drown. Even though this is a difficult and scary topic, being educated about water safety is key to making your summer a great one. According to the CDC, children up to the age of 4 are most susceptible to drowning. They tell us that most child drownings occur in residential pools. However, this does not...

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Kiss Your Life Hello, TargetStyle!

Bella Breakdown Alright Bella’s, this one is for you! We all know how AMAZING Target is because it has everything you could possibly need. Believe it or not, I actually have one walking distance away from my house and whenever I take a “quick” trip over, I ALWAYS end up with way more than I planned on getting…and im totally okay with that. And if you are a parent you especially know what I’m talking about! Target has an amazing selection especially if you are looking for your family. And as summer quickly approaches you can find all of...

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