2018/04/19
raising teenage girls, teen girls, tween girls, teenage girls, parenting teenage girls

Tips for Raising Teenage Girls and Not Damaging Your Relationship Part 2

If you read last week’s part 1 of tips for raising teenage girls and you’ve returned, welcome back. You are certainly among friends. Raising teen girls is difficult […]
2018/04/12
raising teenage girls, teen girls, tween girls, teenage girls, parenting teenage girls, Madison Hu, Olivia Rodrigo, #DisneySMMC

Tips for Raising Teenage Girls and Not Damaging Your Relationship Part. 1

I’m officially the mom of a tween girl and a teen girl and honestly, I’ve been afraid of raising teenage girls ever since I was a […]
2018/03/21
lying, What to do when you catch a child lying, tween, mom, how to talk to your tween about sex, mother/daughter

What to Do when You Catch a Child Lying

Do you know what to do when you catch a child lying? How do you handle it? Do you call them out? Do you go along […]
2018/02/16
LG SideKick, LG washing system, laundry, laundry hack, how to finally get caught up on laundry

How to Finally get Caught Up on Laundry?

Disclaimer: I have been compensated in the form of a Best Buy Gift Card and/or received the product/service at a reduced price or for free but […]
2018/02/15
florida school shooting, gun control, alan feis, Nikolas Cruz, Parkland Florida, High School shooting

The NRA Murders 17 More People and We Allowed it to Happen

Yesterday, 17 unsuspecting students and adults, including Aaron Feis, were murdered in a South Florida school shooting massacre by 19 -year-old, Nikolas Cruz. Gun control failed […]
2018/01/19
Disrupt Aging, AARP, agism, Cindy Gallop

How to Empower Your Little Girl to Speak Up for Herself

Disclosure: This post is made possible with support from AARP’s Disrupt Aging. All opinions are my own. As I get older, I have noticed myself starting […]
2017/12/19

When No One’s Looking

Ever wonder how to teach good behavior to your child? How to instill kindness and compassion? How to raise a genuinely good person? Do you ever […]
2017/12/14
Sandy Hook, Sandy Hook Elementary, Newtown Connecticut, Adam Lanza, Mass shooting, gun control

Why the Children of the Sandy Hook Shooting Can Never be Forgotten

I woke up this morning, then, I remembered what today is the anniversary of the Sandy Hook shooting.  It’s 11 days before Christmas. It’s the third day […]
2017/12/13
first period, tween mom, the first period, how to explain menstruation

Girl You’ll be a Woman Soon

Today it happened. My little caterpillar began her official metamorphosis into a butterfly. We knew it was coming. We’ve talked about menstruation. She knew what to […]