Tag: parenthood

60 Summer Bucket List Ideas for Families

Summer is just around the corner, and for moms everywhere, it's not just a season – it's an adventure waiting to happen! As the days...

To My Kids on Father’s Day: A Tribute to My Dad...

There are so many ways to be a good dad. I pray that you always know what we’ve been given in my dad and also in yours.

5 Tips for Parenting Kids with ADHD During Summer

As a psychologist and a mom parenting a child with ADHD, summer brings a mix of emotions. The school setting is not always the easiest fit for kids with ADHD brains. Homework battles, lost assignments, and calls home can be stressful for them and for parents. I breathe a sigh of relief when the end of May rolls around! At the same time, summer brings with it less structure and routine, which can turn summer relaxation into a behavioral challenge. Here are a few tips that have helped us survive in the summer wild west.

Foster Care: My Modern Family

This is a story about a family – my family – and how it has more than doubled in size over the course of the last year... This is what foster care does. It changes you.

10 Tonsillectomy Tips and Tidbits

Only a few short months ago, my brave five-year-old daughter endured a tonsillectomy and adenoidectomy. Thanks to tonsils that touched, snoring, apnea, and an overheating issue, the time arrived for her to have those “friends” removed from operation.

5 Tips To Get You Through The Cold Season

There might not be anything worse than hearing a little baby struggle with a stuffy nose and congestion. Those sounds likely make us as...

Back-to-School Printables for Parents and Kids {VIA ETSY INSTANT DOWNLOAD}

We're getting back-to-school ready and are sharing some of our favorite kid-friendly tools that make getting into the swing of a new school year...

Navigating The Loss of a Spouse:: Just Add Sprinkles | The...

In this episode of The Stories, guest Amy Perrill opens up about the loss of her husband and how she has navigated becoming a widow at an early age.

5 Ways to Survive Winter with Little Kids

I feel like I'm a better mom in the summertime. Sure, winter can be nice for a day or two -- around the holidays,...

Sex After Kids -with Guest Expert Dr. Erin Ross :: Just...

In this episode, Steph and Michelle discuss a "HOT" topic of many moms ...Sex After Kids.  We hear from Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist, Dr. Erin Ross, with tips for improving your sex life.