What Does ADULTING Mean?

Seriously. What does ADULTING mean? According to dictionary.com “adulting is, an informal term to describe behavior that is seen as responsible and grown-up. This behavior often involves meeting the mundane demands of independent and professional living, such as paying bills and running errands The Urban Dictionary says, Adulting (v): to carry out one or more […]

My First Book – A Fun and Faithful Take on Surviving the Real World

I WROTE A BOOK! This, my first book is a fun and faithful take on surviving the real world ❤️ Yep… I’m almost as surprised as you are! via GIPHYLast Fall I sunk the bulk of my time into this labor of love and advice-giving. WHAT MOM DOESN’T LOVE THE CHANCE TO FILL A BOOK […]

Creative College Care Package Ideas

Who doesn’t love receiving a care package? Creative College Care Package Ideas! To be honest, all you need to do when sending a care package to your favorite college student (or any young adult who has recently flown the nest) is shove a bunch of candy and snacks in a box and toss it in […]

Books: Viral Parenting and The Teen Girl’s Singing Guide

Hi parents! I have a couple of book suggestions! (This post contains affiliate links. This means when you make a purchase, I receive a small percentage – at no extra cost to you. Earnings help pay the costs affiliated with running a secure, stable website.) Viral Parenting and The Teen Girl’s Singing Guide I have […]

School Drop Off: A Rant. Or PSA. Or Both. Or Just a Rant.

Buy your PULL FORWARD sweat shirt here. And PULL FORWARD t-shirt here! This could technically be called a PSA on proper school drop off procedure, but then again… it feels a lot like a rant. Probably because I was ranting. I have ranted on this topic before. But I have never emoted as much about this […]

10 College Tips for Parents

*This post is sponsored by Liberty Mutual Insurance. All opinion is my own. Thank you for supporting this site and my wonderful sponsors. It is through sponsorships like these I am able to keep bringing peace, sparkles, and the many digressions of life to this beloved internet home. 10 College Tips for Parents Raise your […]

Screen Shield Teen: Eye Health Supplement

*This post is sponsored by EyePromise. All opinions are my own. Thank you for your continued support of the brands I work with. This makes it possible for me to continue to bring great content to you! HEY MOM AND DAD. Are your teens using digital devices? Screen Shield™ Teen: Eye Health Supplement Prolonged screen time […]

An Essay: On Parenting Teens

Writing about teenagers as the parent of teenagers seems like a PRO TIPS thing to do… right? An Essay: On Parenting Teens One would think those who have survived/are surviving the hustle of parenting teens… those folks would be fully equipped to take on the challenge… share wisdom, co-lament, etc… Heck, I’m three deep. Currently, […]

15 Out of the Ordinary Easter Egg Decorating Ideas

I am SO basic when it comes to decorating Easter eggs. SO I went looking for a little Easter egg decorating INSPIRATION! There are SO many options out there these days. Any quick search in Pinterest reveals that. Have I felt GUILT that I don’t do all the fancy egg decorating? Maybe. And that is […]

7 Reasons to Choose Invisalign® Clear Aligners for Your Teen

*I have joined the Invisalign© brand Mom’s Panel. My daughter’s treatment has been provided in trade for our honest review. This is our story. Why choose Invisalign© clear aligners for your teen? Well, let me just tell ya. There are at least seven great reasons why! They work! They’re removable! They’re virtually invisible! No eating […]