• Motherhood

    Best Spooky Halloween Books for Middle School Kids

    Instilling the love of reading in children is fun to do when they are little. They are fascinated with the pictures, colors, and the expression in your voice when you read to them. As they get older however, continuing that love of reading gets increasingly difficult! Suddenly, your middle school kiddo could care less about using their imagination and care more about the latest video games or using their phone for entertainment. Lucky for you, there are many options available to help get your middle school children to continue to read! With Halloween fast approaching, there are some fun, exciting, and intriguing books out there that will be difficult for…

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    Motherhood

    Ultimate Mom Hacks: 19 Secrets from Moms Rocking the Mom Life

    They say it takes a village to raise children. Oftentimes, that village consists of moms we haven’t met or moms we know through the social media world. When moms come together to help other moms, our world gets a little brighter! In this post, you will find a list of moms you can add to your mom village as you read through these ultimate mom hacks and find new secrets to help you in your motherhood journey. Find ways to make mom life easier and learn from others how they make it through the challenging days. Notice ultimate mom hacks that lead you to finding new ways to living life…

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    Motherhood,  Toddler

    Mom Hacks: Tips and Tricks for Moms with Toddlers

    “Parenting is hard, especially trying to be patient with little versions of impatient you.” No truer words have ever been spoken! Life with a toddler is ever changing and without much notice. One day your toddler likes things one way and the next day, that method no longer works. It’s no wonder moms are continuously searching for the perfect mom hacks for life with a toddler! I have a toddler boy who is currently 20 months old. Life can be hectic some days trying to do all the things with a mini tornado running around the house. It is especially challenging (but manageable) being that I am a work-at-home-mom. I…

  • Motherhood,  Work from Home

    Productivity Tips for Moms: Time Management Techniques with a Toddler

    Productivity tips for moms is a fairly hot topic of discussion lately. Recently, I have been getting questioned by friends and family, “How do you do it?” “Do you ever sleep?” “Where do you find the time?” The answer isn’t so simple, unfortunately. As with anything in life, each day isn’t guaranteed and each day isn’t the same as the last. Fortunately, I found a way to do it all up to this point in my work-from-home-mom journey. I wanted to share my productivity tips for moms for those looking for a little more inspiration or encouragement in their lives. *Keep in mind, this schedule works for my family and…

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    Toddler

    Sick Day Activities for Toddlers: 7 Ways to Entertain

    Toddlers are little super humans; they get sick and nothing seems to phase them! They are still running at full steam ahead regardless of that runny nose or fever. At least, this is what I’ve experienced with my own toddler. On the days when I’m sick, I keep trudging along because I’m a mom! There are no sick days for mamas. However, I would give my right arm for a nap or to have a day to just sit and do nothing when I am sick. My toddler on the other hand doesn’t even realize he is sick and refuses to take a day to rest. On the days when…