Dating today is a challenge for many, dating as a single mom magnifies those challenges which sometimes makes the prospect of dating seem impossible. But many single parents date successfully, so it know it can be done but single moms (and dads) should not take dating lightly.Read More
Raising your children to be kind humans is one of the greatest contributions you can make to this world. But this isn’t always an easy task because we can’t force anyone to be kind, not even our kids! What we can do is show them how easy it is to do something kind for someone else and that being kind can be really fun.Read More
One of the best things you can do for anyone, especially your child, is give life to their dreams. In this post, you will discover three reasons to make a vision board with your kid and some tips on how to get started.Read More
Disneyland is a magical place, there is no doubt about that, but the price tag for magic is pretty hefty these days. Tickets and other expenses add up fast but there are small ways to save on your Disneyland vacation that can add up to a big savings.Read More
Credit score. For those that have bad credit, these two words can conjure up some pretty negative emotions. They can bring up regret over past financial mistakes and they even rob people of the ability to dream about achieving goals that require credit checks, like becoming a homeowner.
If this is something you can relate to, there is good news!Read More
For most of us, when we think of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., we think of the iconic “I have a dream” speech. Many of us can quote portions of it and we probably read the words with Dr. King’s voice in our minds. But, Dr. King had many words of wisdom that we still desperately need today. Check out these 15 MLK quotes every kid should learn!Read More
There are a lot of pressures in adulting and parenting that sure can suck the fun out of motherhood. It’s hard to be fun when you’re stressed or worried! And while being “fun” may not seem all that important compared to things like feeding and housing your kids, it is far more important than one might think.Read More
I've always been a fan of Valentine's Day and not as a romantic holiday. I think it's because my parents always made it a special day for us, they made it about family and showing love to one another. I know, I know, we can show each other love any day (and we should) but I don't think you can ever go wrong with a special day that's all about expressing our love. I appreciated how my parents celebrated Valentine's Day with us and I plan to do the same with my son.Read More
As moms, we know that it is important to practice self-care, and not just for us but for the sake of our families. But we also know that it is a whole lot easier said than done.
Actually practicing good self-care when you have tiny humans and other responsibilities, like working, can be a real challenge. This is why I am so excited about the Oxford Momma subscription box.Read More