When you have three sons you have to make rules like: “No balls in the house…unless they’re in your pants.” Well, this backfired on me and turned into a ‘where … Continue readingWhen Raising Boys, You Make Rules Like: “No Balls In The House…Unless They’re In Your Pants”
How do you keep your little kids out of Legos? Do your big kids want to showcase their Lego creations? My cousin, Alyssa, came up with this ingenious solution for her four … Continue readingOrganizing the Legos Chaos
Instead of birthday presents all over the house, we asked our son if he would rather ask for donations to something important to him. For example, my son and his friend share … Continue readingInstead of Birthday Presents – Teaching Philanthropy
I was such a good mom to my oldest kid. The first kid gets the best parents…and the younger ones are screwed. My oldest is turning 11 this weekend. I … Continue readingI Was Such A Good Mom – To My Oldest Kid
It won’t be like this forever. Facebook showed me a “memory” from four years ago with my three little boys on my lap. At the time they were had just … Continue readingIt Won’t Be Like This Forever
If I had a nickel for every time I said these phrases to my kids – I would have a million dollars. Where are your socks? Pick up your socks. You … Continue readingMom Phrases. On Repeat.