Boob or Bottle: A Funny Family Take on Honesty “You fed us with your boob?!?” Before we stroll down “anatomy” lane, I think proper introductions are in order. My name is Mommy and in case you haven’t picked up on it, I’m a mother. Not just any mother but the “bestest Mommy in the whole wide … Continue reading Boob vs Bottle: A Funny Story About Honesty and Children
Raising civil siblings isn't something you try, it's something you commit to do--day after day after day. It's certainly not the easiest path to travel but it's definitely, the one that's worth it. - How to Raise Siblings that Actually Like Each Other, November 14 Siblings that Like Each Other? Yes. It's Possible Welcome back!! In the … Continue reading Raising Civil Siblings – Yes, It’s Possible.
Today, I want to tackle a question that I get asked often: how do you get your kids to like each other so much? When I was first asked this question, I did what any parent in my position would: I hemmed, stammered, stuttered and then laughed uneasily. The more people pressed me for my … Continue reading How To Raise Siblings that Actually Like Each Other
How I'm Teaching My Teens to Spend Their Own Money and Less of Mine If you're a parent, guardian or relative to teenagers then you know how trying it can be to "teach" them anything. At this stage of life, they know it all, have done it all and are moving on to bigger asinine better … Continue reading A Lesson in Dollars and Cents – Teaching Teens About Money
...and suddenly you realize words like days from hell aren’t that farfetched…at all. In fact, you almost believe you coined the phrase. The last 2 days have been hell; not that I’ve ever been and can now recount it like yesterday’s dinner menu (which incidentally was homemade garlic/savory hummus, warm Taandori naan, coconut jasmine rice and turmeric … Continue reading My Teen Daughter’s a Bully and I’m Okay With That