10 Phrases to Keep Handy When Raising a Strong-Willed Child
Communicating With Kids

10 Phrases to Keep Handy When Raising a Strong-Willed Child

Inside: Learn 10 powerful ways to communicate with your strong-willed child. Plus, my number one secret for raising a strong-willed child and gaining the cooperation you truly want. When my dad was a little boy he used to hold his breath until he passed out. And my grandmother would call the doctor–mind you this was the 1950s–and the…

Pillow Talks With Kids Are Every Parent’s Secret Weapon For Bedtime Cooperation
Toddler Preschooler Sleep Tips

Pillow Talks With Kids Are Every Parent’s Secret Weapon For Bedtime Cooperation

Inside: Tired of exhausting bedtime routines with kids? Pillow talks with kids – THE RIGHT WAY – can transform behavior, build connection and create peace! Conversations with my kids during the day, at dinnertime or after school usually goes something like this… Me: How was your day? Kid: Fine. Me: How are you doing? Or…

7 Ways to Thank a Veteran -Beyond Saying “Thank You”
Rules / Etiquette

7 Ways to Thank a Veteran -Beyond Saying “Thank You”

This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Navy Federal Credit Union. All opinions are 100% mine. Inside: The best way to thank a veteran is the opposite of what you’d think! Help service members feel appreciated and valued with our “out of the box” ideas. Living in Japan several years ago,…

37+ Love Messages and Quotes Your Wife Will Actually Believe You Wrote
Marriage

37+ Love Messages and Quotes Your Wife Will Actually Believe You Wrote

If you’re scouring the internet for “love messages for wife” or “love quotes for wife”, then chances are you’ve stumbled across some ridiculously cheesy messages. In fact, I’m gonna go out a on a limb and say the majority of the romantic messages you found aren’t even close to something you’d say to your wife…

Best Morning Routine Tips and Tricks Your Kids Will Actually Follow
Stay at Home Mom Schedule

Best Morning Routine Tips and Tricks Your Kids Will Actually Follow

Morning routines for kids can transform the trajectory of your child’s day. My kids are slugs on weekday mornings; on weekends, they are up before the sun rises. It’s like…they know, which is why routines make such a difference to keep weekday mornings stress-free! I’ve been doing routines with my kids since they were newborns…