15 Ways to Embrace Being a Mom of All Boys

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Embrace being a mom of all boys

The day I became a mom was one of the happiest (and most terrifying) days of my life.  That sweet little boy grew up before my eyes and was followed by a baby brother…and then another…and then ANOTHER! 4 boys!  How on earth did I become a mom to 4 boys? My entire life I…

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10 Simple Service Projects for Families

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Simple Service Projects for Families

This post was sponsored by Johnson & Johnson as part of an Influencer Activation for Influence Central and all opinions expressed in my post are my own. Christmastime is a wonderful time to teach children about service. There is a wonderful spirit in the air during the Christmas season and many people are looking for…

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Mom of ALL Boys BINGO

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Are you a mom of all boys?  What is the craziest thing someone has said to you? See if you can get BINGO with our Mom of ALL Boys BINGO card below. Mom of ALL Boys BINGO I remember when I found out I was having my first boy. I had known, or at least…

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Career Exploration for Teens: What Should I Be When I Grow Up?

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What should I be when I grow up?

This post is sponsored by Kronos. All opinions are my own. I just can’t believe that I am now officially a mom of a teenager!  I can’t possibly be THAT old, right? Now I have a son who is in middle school is talking about college and what he wants to do when he grows…

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15 Things I Want My Son To Know Before Starting Middle School

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starting middle school

The day finally came and I wasn’t ready.  My oldest “graduated” from 5th Grade and will be moved on to Middle School.  Middle school!  Those awkward, confusing, trying-to-find-out-who-I-am years of Middle School.  I remember those years too vividly and it was not all good.  So as my son started this new chapter in his life and I learned…

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Resources to Help Treat Anxiety in Children

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treat anxiety in children

Things were great at school, until one day things changed. In the middle of 2nd grade, my straight-A, brilliant little boy started begging me not to send him to school. Begging, pleading, crying, sobbing…It was heartbreaking.  He had always loved school and had done really well.  But I found myself in a situation that I had…

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Back to School Early Years Bundle

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Back to School early years bundle

Back t0 school time is quickly approaching!  And I am very excited to share this great resource with you.  If you have little ones in your care this Back to School Early Years Bundle has some amazing ebooks, educational printable packs and more resources at a fraction of the original cost. Back to School Early Years…

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Remove Stains From Clothes: Everything You NEED to Know

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Removing stains from clothes

I have boys.  Lots of boys, which means we have a lot of dirty clothes.  And unfortunately, a lot of the time those clothes get stained while my boys are out adventuring.  When my boys walk in with stains on their clothes my heart sinks. Not because I’m mad, but because I know that stains…

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Speakaboos: Reading App For Kids

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Speakaboos Reading App

This post is sponsored by Speakaboos.  All opinions are my own. When I was young my grandma would give us books for every birthday and Christmas and on several occasions in between.  She continued that tradition with my boys until she passed away. Books are a huge part of our life and I started reading…

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Baby Proofing Checklist

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Baby Proofing Checklist

Once you have a mobile baby, everything changes for you.  Things that seemed very innocent, are suddenly hazards to your child as they beging to explore the world.  You can read my list of 25 Baby Proofing Hazards You May Have Forgotten and print out this Baby Proofing Checklist for a quick reference. Baby Proofing Checklist…

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