These Are The Things All Good Parents Have In Common

These Are The Things All Good Parents Have In Common

How do you know if you’re a good parent? Well, if you’re doing the best by your kids in the best way you know how, that could be considering good parenting. However, there are things that all good parents have in common. Take a look at the pointers below and you should get a good […]

6 Back To School Must Haves For The New Year #SchoolBBoxx

6 Back To School Must Haves For The New Year #SchoolBBoxx

This post is sponsored by BabbleBoxx.com. It’s August and many of you are sending kids back to school, if you haven’t already. Do you have all of your shopping done yet? I bet not. That’s great because we have a roundup of 6 Back To School Must Haves that we think you will find helpful. […]

Rose Buds Campout On The Field: Benefiting Those Dealing With Childhood Cancer

Northwestern Mutual Helping Those Dealing With Childhood Cancer

This post was sponsored by Northwestern Mutual. All opinions are my own. In my life, I’ve known many people who have suffered from and/or passed away from cancer. A friend of mine since childhood recently passed away from breast cancer. A former co-worker who was several years younger than me passed away from pancreatic cancer […]

How To Find Out If Someone Is Bothering Your Child

How To Find Out If Someone Is Bothering Your Child

Nobody said raising a child would be easy, but they also didn’t say that it would be this hard either. If you want to give your child the best support that you can then it’s super important that you listen to them, and it’s also important that you take into account anything that they might […]

4 Scientific Ways To Bond As A Family

4 Scientific Ways To Bond As A Family

As families grow up, they can grow apart. It’s not as if there will ever be a time when you don’t speak, but you may not be as close as before. In honesty, this is expected as kids turn into teenagers and become more independent. Sadly, it’s a cycle of life. Of course, moms never […]

Saying Goodbye To Puppy Mister

Saying Goodbye To Puppy Mister

Many of you who read this blog will be familiar with my dogs, Puppy Mister and Daisy Baby. I am so very sad to say that Puppy Mister passed away on December 18th. I wanted to write about it earlier and share some of my favorite memories of him but I just couldn’t do it. […]

11 Things To Do When Going Through A Separation Or Divorce

11 Things To Do When Going Through A Separation Or Divorce

Separation and divorce are hard – perhaps the hardest thing that someone will ever go through. Even if you know that you made the right decision to part from someone you were married to, it’s not easy. After all, you made a commitment to that person and probably meant it, no matter what went wrong […]

Unconventional Means To Motherhood: Breaking The Donor Egg Taboo

Why Is The Use Of Donor Eggs Still Taboo?

Many couples who have unsuccessfully tried to conceive a child through traditional intercourse find that they need medical intervention in order to achieve a healthy pregnancy. In the United States, 1.5% of all babies are conceived through the use of IVF. People hardly bat an eye about so-called ‘test-tube babies’ anymore, but other unconventional methods […]

My Pregnancy Story

Amber - Age 3

This is a sponsored conversation from Mums the Word Network and The Stork OTC. All opinions are my own. When I was 19, I became pregnant with my daughter. Although I was young, it was quite an exciting experience. Though I got pregnant easily, I had lots of medical problems after that. The most dangerous […]

How Breaking Up Saved Our Marriage

How Breaking Up Saved Our Marriage

Jay and I just celebrated our 10 year wedding anniversary last month with a trip to Pigeon Forge, TN. Flashback to a year ago though, and I really didn’t think we would get to that anniversary milestone. In the summer of 2015, Jay and I broke up. We tried to continue to live together for […]