Is Your Teen Ready to Get a Job?

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Is your teen constantly bugging you for cash? Summer is getting closer, it’s time to for teens to start looking for summer jobs.   Often employers start lining up staff beginning in April in time for summer positions.     Maybe it’s time to get the little mooch off the couch. But is your teen ready … Read moreIs Your Teen Ready to Get a Job?

Is She Ready to Shave Her Legs?

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So you’re wondering if your tween is ready to shave her legs? It’s something we’re contemplating around here too. Some of the early milestones were easier. First steps, first tooth. Sure they had their challenges, but now it seems every one of them requires a decision on our part. Are they ready? But the really … Read moreIs She Ready to Shave Her Legs?

3 Fun Ideas When Your Teens Are Too Old for Trick or Treat

Kids too old for trick or treat? Keep it fun by trying one of these!

It’s hard to believe kids will ever think they’re too old for trick or treat. It all starts that Halloween when we first become moms, we can’t wait to dress up our little pumpkins, as well, little pumpkins. We dress them up and push them in strollers while they sleep all just to show them … Read more3 Fun Ideas When Your Teens Are Too Old for Trick or Treat

Round Up of My 5 Favorite Back to School Posts

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***UPDATED August 2nd, 2019*** Every year I keep adding to this back to school roundup post to include more tips, tricks and ideas all of us moms need to make back to school or just school in general easier.   If you haven’t read this article yet, head on over to Parenting Highschoolers where Mel writes … Read moreRound Up of My 5 Favorite Back to School Posts

Our All-Time Favorite Book for Tween Girls

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There are so many books for tween girls. Some are great, some are awful.  This is our favorite. The tween years are a tough age.  Not teens, not really little, not so cute anymore either.  They struggle to fit in.  Differences in development begin to really stand out. That’s why this book is our all-time … Read moreOur All-Time Favorite Book for Tween Girls

How to Make Her an Amazing First Period Survival Kit

Get your tween or teen started right with a great DIY first period kit. All the survival essentials in one great at home kit.

A first-period kit is a must-have for tween and teen girls before they start menstruating. The sooner you have it ready the better.  Help them feel better for that time of the month This post contains affiliate links. I will earn a commission at no additional charge to you if you make a purchase using … Read moreHow to Make Her an Amazing First Period Survival Kit

7 Best Time-Saving Hacks for Busy Moms

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Here are my best tools and hacks for busy moms. So here’s the question I get asked more than anything. “How do you do it all? You take care of your grandmother around the clock. You homeschool the kids. Run the house. Now a blog.” Update: I’m no longer a caregiver or homeschooler. And so … Read more7 Best Time-Saving Hacks for Busy Moms