5 Ways to Care for Invisalign® Clear Aligners

*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. Hey there Mom and Dad, do you worry that the care for Invisalign® clear aligners might be too tough for your teen? I would say – DON’T. Taking proper care of Invisalign […]

Up Your Mobile Photo Game with Picture Play!

*This post may contain affiliate links. If you click a link and purchase an item… I may receive a commission at no additional cost to you. OK guys. I know you want to up your mobile photo game. I mean, WHO DOESN’T? We’re not taking all these millions of photos because we want to FORGET […]

5 Keys to Helping Your Teen with Self Image

*I have joined the Invisalign Mom’s Panel. My daughter’s treatment has been provided in trade for our honest review. This is our story. 5 Keys to Helping Your Teen with Self-Image Oh guys. This is a tough one, isn’t it? Do you remember that struggle?? Heck, a healthy self-image is tough for adults… and we […]

Our Holiday To-Do List – In Action!

I have seen several versions of this holiday to-do list floating around the internet. I just love it. I decided to customize the list a touch to fit my own family best. I drew the list it up on a huge chalkboard I hang in my entryway. I realize I am a lucky mom that my children […]

Starbucks Rewards™ Visa® Prepaid Card: College Student Finances

*This post is sponsored by Starbucks. 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! College Student Finances Shout-out to my fellow parents-of-college-kids! I’m just starting out on this “mom of a college […]

Teaching Responsibility to Kids in One Word: Communication

*This is post was created in partnership with Ask, Listen, Learn. All opinion is my own. Teaching Responsibility to Kids in One Word: Communication In January I shared a word for this year… RESPONSIBILITY (you can read that post here). PARTY IN THE HOUSE! But seriously, as well as teaching things like colors using this […]

Starbucks Rewards™ Visa® Prepaid Card: Starbucks Star Rewards for Mom

*This post is sponsored by Starbucks. 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! Stars for Mom And Dad. He can have some too. The Starbucks Rewards™ Visa® Prepaid Card can benefit […]

Starbucks Prepaid Card: A Lesson in Teen Personal Finance

*This post is sponsored by Starbucks. 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! A Lesson in Teen Personal Finance I have three teenagers. Our girls are 13 and 16 and our […]

Things That Go Missing When You Have Teenage Daughters

I have two teen daughters. At this writing they are 16 and 13. We are ROLLING DEEP, y’all. Things That Go Missing When You Have Teenage Daughters I nearly ALWAYS find myself looking for something that I KNOW I put away. Things that, until a few years ago, I thought were MINE and MINE ONLY […]

Word for the Year: Responsibility for 2018

*This is post was created in partnership with Ask, Listen, Learn. All opinion is my own. Have you chosen YOUR word for the year? Do you even do that? Over that last several years I have chosen one word as a theme for each year, but as I was considering the year ahead I found I couldn’t […]