Parenting

If parenting is your life's work, make it great. Resources and tips for being the parent you want to be and helping to overcome everyday challenges of raising children.

  • Kids showing kindness

    The Ultimate Guide to Raising Kind Kids

    If I had to choose one thing to define my success as a parent, it would be raising kids who are kind to others. When I look back years from now when my kids are grown, if I can see them…

  • Random act of kindness

    Over 500 Acts of Kindness To Do With Your Kids

    Are you ready to kick your kid’s kindness training into high gear? This mega-list of kindness activities for families is just for you. That’s right, kindness is like a muscle and will get stronger with everyday practice. I can tell the…

  • Working mom writing letter to her breast pump

    A Working Mom’s Letter to Her Breast Pump

    As a working mom, I have a love-hate relationship with my breast pump. Actually, the love part is an overstatement, though I am grateful that I have the ability to continue nursing after returning to my full-time career. I’ve never minded…

  • Mom with child showing happiness

    5 Instant Mood Lifters for Moms

    We’ve all been there—when you can’t seem to shake the annoyed, angry, “I just want to hide under the covers” feeling. You’ve got to keep on parenting so you need something to boost your mood fast. These mood lifters for moms…

  • Postpartum mother with newborn

    How to Survive the Postpartum Emotional Roller Coaster

    Oh those postpartum emotions. The unmatched joy of meeting your new baby is also paired with what can be an alarming emotional roller coaster. Thank your postpartum hormone levels, lack of sleep, and complete overwhelm and exhaustion from caring for a…