Morning Roundup: What Do You Want?

Posted December 31, 2007 by Lela Davidson

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Forget resolutions. Do this, don't do that. Take time today to think about what you really want in 2008. It doesn't have to be big and it might not come in a shopping bag after all.

Morning Roundup: New Year's Parenting Resolutions

Posted December 30, 2007 by Maggie Wells

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And you thought you’d just tell your self to diet and exercise more in 2008. Here’s a whole list of advice for taking resolutions straight into parenting.

Controlling Kid Clutter

Posted December 29, 2007 by Meredith Cole

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Now that the holidays are behind us, your neat house is probably a distant memory. How can you get the toys out from underfoot... and save your sanity? Here are a few tips for controlling all that clutter.

Morning Roundup: Beating the Winter Break Dull Drums

Posted December 27, 2007 by Maggie Wells

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It’s a few days after Christmas and all the daycare providers and schools are still closed until at least January 2nd. How will you make it to the end of school vacation in one piece? Once again, the blogosphere to the rescue!

Age-Appropriate Chores for Mother’s Very Little Helpers

Posted December 27, 2007 by Linsey Knerl

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Temper-tantrums, messes, and back-talk are just a few symptoms of a bored toddler. Keeping your little one busy with a few age-appropriate chores can teach them the importance of pitching in, and may grant some sanity to mom and dad. More importantly, it will lay the foundation for teaching responsibility and understanding consequences.

We're All Moms So What Are We Arguing About?

Posted December 26, 2007 by Natalie Barnes

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Too many women are spending valuable nap time debating “Stay-at-Home Mom versus the working mom”. Either way, we’re overworked, underpaid and expected to do way more than any human being is capable of in a 24-hour day. And while we argue, our men sit on the couch and watch football, if yours isn’t, I know mine is!

Phonics Resources At Your Fingertips

Posted December 22, 2007 by Julie Rains

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Looking for phonics resources? Here are some ideas on how to find what you need and what worked for me.

Cutting the Cord: Window Blinds Almost Killed My Child!

Posted December 21, 2007 by Linsey Knerl

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It has been one day since my little guy almost lost his life. His little eyes are no longer bloodshot, but the cord burns are still visible, and he has broken capillaries all over his face and neck. While he probably won’t remember this event when grows older, it is something I can never, ever forget.

Morning Roundup: Proper Products

Posted December 21, 2007 by Lynn Truong

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Sometimes we don't think twice about the toys and products in our homes. This morning's list is all about selecting products that are safe, green, and appropriate.

Cut Your Grocery Bill with a Savvy List

Posted December 20, 2007 by Lela Davidson

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Saving money on groceries is simple when you employ a few tricks. Let these tips get you off to a good start after New Year's!

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