Learning how to cope with life stresses and anxiety as a parent is important. Especially since children can feed off of these emotions and in turn, may cause an anxious child. Read why and how parents should learn to cope with life stresses and anxiety NOW.
Wondering when is a good age to allow your daughter to wear makeup? Of course each parent has their rules and age when their daughter can, but read to learn why I let my 11 year old wear makeup. Plus some thoughts on the subject from other bloggers!
As parents, it is natural we try to shape our children to be more like us and the way we expect them to be. For instance: organized, smart, etc. We sometimes tend to forget that our children are not our "project," but simply our children. We accidentally and not purposefully forget to enjoy them as [...]
Sleep training is a widely talked about subject. You will get a lot of different opinions and whether it's a great idea or it's not. I feel sleep training is one of those topics that is basically "to each their own." If you want to sleep train your baby and the baby cooperates, great! If [...]
I’ve become more of a mom who likes simpler and unique toys. I’m not a big fan of too many flashing lights and busy toys where the baby can’t figure out what they want to do first. I know for my babe, it’s hard for her to focus on one thing with these types of [...]
Once your baby reaches the age of introducing solids, you may wonder what are the best foods to start with. Or maybe it’s which brand of baby food. Some may feel home-made and organic baby food is the way to go. But let’s be real, making our own baby foods can sometimes be hard at [...]
So I did some research on how to talk to children so they actually listen. Why? Because mine have a hard time doing that! Now don’t get me wrong, doing these little tips are challenging, especially for me. I tend to go back to old habits. But I’m sharing them with you all in hopes [...]
I’m that parent who has 2 different types of kids. One who could easily be a bully and one who is easily bullied. Trust me, it’s hard. I’m either giving the bully child crap and explaining how that behavior is not okay or I am hugging my bullied child and helping her feel better. Bullying [...]
My mom used to always tell me that being a mom isn’t easy. We’re talking way back like 11 years ago before Adela was born. I was only 20/21 years old, a baby, and honestly didn’t realize what she exactly meant by “being a mom isn’t easy.” All I thought it meant was sleepless nights, [...]
I have always had my older kids with me in my room when they were babies. I do the same now with Zahava. For me, it makes me feel more relaxed having them by my side. Plus, it makes night feedings easier on me. Also, I am THAT crazy mom who constantly checks if their [...]