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Five Tips ​on Remaining Connected with Your Teen:


Do not be that person:

One of my biggest pet peeves is when people judge another person’s parenting skills. There are so many things that go into making us the parents that we are. Sometimes we are trying to do things differently than how we were raised. Sometimes despite wanting to do things differently we unknowingly fall into the same ...


One Mom’s Experience with Unschooling


Why Should We Homeschool?- Part 8- Learning from Life

Originally posted on There's No Place Like Home:
Image courtesy of AKARAKINGDOMS at It’s pretty fortuitous that I’m sitting here writing about learning from life when that’s exactly what I’ve been doing here for the past hour. My laptop hasn’t been cooperating today, and my tech repairman (my son) isn’t home, so this…

Enjoy Spending Time as a Couple: #parenting #momlife #marriedwithchildren

It is funny that when I decided to write this blog it was because I thought I would have all sorts of things to share which I do I just can’t think of them. So I went trolling the internet and found an article about couples becoming less happy after having children. This is in ...

Consistency is the key, and I Bombed the Test: #Parenting #parenting tips #momlife

If I could go back in time, I would be much more consistent. I tried hard, really, really hard. But with my youngest son, it seemed such an elusive concept. I would do great for a week, and boy was the proof in the pudding, but then I would start to feel bad. I would ...


One Simple Thing to Make Your Next Outing More Manageable: #parentingtips #parents #momlife

Often times we seem to expect our children to know exactly what is expected of them in any given situation, even though, we are not always sure how we are meant to act in new environments. When we take our kids to a new place, it is helpful to give them a clear understanding of ...


When I came to Realize Parenting is Hard

During the time that my first son was an only child, parenting seemed like such an easy job. I didn’t understand why other people seemed to struggle so much. I had read so many parenting books that it all just seemed to flow out of me with such ease. I could see where a situation ...