Totally boy-momming here. My kids LOVE Legos and we have so many I wouldn’t even be able to count them all. Truth is though, once they put the set together once, we never see it as a whole again. So we started buying them the creative buckets so that they can create whatever they’d like, whenever they’d like. Disclosure: Bear […]
None of us want to think of our sweet babies struggling with something we can’t see or measure. But it happens, and sometimes they aren’t aware of the changes they are facing. Children will have a more difficult time expressing symptoms of a possible mental illness. These signs can often show up as defiance or outbursts, rather than stereotypical mental […]
Budgeting can be a difficult task to master, especially when it comes to planning your grocery budget. When you incorporate meal planning into your family’s routine, you are setting yourself for “budget heaven” because you know what you’re buying when you go into the store. We use meal planning every single week in our house because it has many benefits. […]
Self-care is actually a very simple act that I consider to be very much a requirement for daily life. It can be hard to forget about yourself and think of yourself as someone who needs to be cared for too. But trust me, an uncared for mom leads to an unhappy mom. Practicing self-care is a good habit to get […]
You might be wondering what I mean by positive parenting and I’ll get into that in a little bit here, but I wanted to give you a little backstory on how I landed on this method of parenting. As if parenting two growing boys isn’t difficult enough, my oldest son has been diagnosed with ADHD and IED. IED is also […]
I’d be willing to bet that at least 70% of parents who give their children regular chores, also give them an allowance for completing those chores. Did you know that that allowance can teach financial independence over time? Disclosure: Bear in mind that some of the links in this post are affiliate links and if you go through them to […]
See, I’ve never been the girliest of girls. But I can get fancy sometimes. I mean hey, we all CAN right?
But there are so many things I love about being a mom of boys. Too many to list them all, but I’m actually going to give you my top 5 reasons I love being a boy mom.