Moms, We May Not Deserve a Trip to Europe, But Here’s What We Do Deserve

A few weeks ago my dear friend’s husband surprised her with a trip to Europe! I mean, what a guy, right ladies? I was so happy for her (and truthfully, a little jealous too!) We caught up when she got back she told me that another friend told her she deserved the trip. The word…Continue Reading “Moms, We May Not Deserve a Trip to Europe, But Here’s What We Do Deserve”

5 Tips for Keeping Your Bathroom Clean When You Are Potty Training

This post contains affiliate links, which means that if you purchase an item through a link, I will receive a small commission.  If you are potty training, you are dealing with messes-it’s unavoidable. However, after potty training 4 kiddos, I’ve learned a few tricks along the way to keep things a little cleaner and I’m…Continue Reading “5 Tips for Keeping Your Bathroom Clean When You Are Potty Training”

The 3 REAL Reasons I Make My Kids Do Chores

I’m sure you’ve seen a bunch of posts and articles explaining how important it is to teach kids responsibility by having them participate in household chores. This isn’t one of those posts. Even though I absolutely agree it’s important to teach kids responsibility and impart a good work ethic and all that stuff, I’ll let…Continue Reading “The 3 REAL Reasons I Make My Kids Do Chores”

Don’t Accuse Me of Stealing and Other Tips for The Teen Bagging My Groceries

First of all, before I start my tirade, I do want to thank you for bagging my groceries. Not many stores have a designated bagger so that’s nice. I also think it’s great that you are working after school instead of staying home and taking drugs and making out with girls or whatever the kids…Continue Reading “Don’t Accuse Me of Stealing and Other Tips for The Teen Bagging My Groceries”