Daylight Savings is this weekend! Tips to prepare


Daylight savings comes to an end every year in the fall. This year it is on Sunday, November 6, 2022, at 2:00 am. Whether you agree it should exist or not – it does in many states! Many people do not appreciate this transition because it messes with their own sleep and their children’s sleep. [...]

Daylight Savings is this weekend! Tips to prepare2022-10-31T03:07:03+00:00

Is it time to transition to a big kid bed?


There comes a time in every child’s life when they move from the crib to a big kid bed! Parents have all sorts of mixed emotions about this transition. Such as… ‘I’m so sad the baby phase is over to I am fearful of the freedom he will have!’ Some children like my son, decided [...]

Is it time to transition to a big kid bed?2021-02-07T21:08:13+00:00

The Power of Gratitude


Do you grumble when you hear someone say "Happy Thanksgiving" and think, "what is there happy about this Thanksgiving? We don't get to do anything like we used to." Are you struggling to find things to be grateful for this season? So many people have suffered such hardship and loss this year. I am with [...]

The Power of Gratitude2020-11-24T16:13:11+00:00

It breaks my heart to hear my baby cry


While parents with big kids are stressing about the first days of school, parents with little ones are stressing about not getting enough sleep! In that first year of life parents lose about 42 days of sleep! How we survive that – I will never know, but we do! One of the most common things [...]

It breaks my heart to hear my baby cry2020-09-03T21:36:19+00:00

Back to school tips


With the cooler weather and the sun starting to set earlier, I have caught myself saying – it feels like fall! While I am loving every 80-degree, beautiful sunny day, there is that feeling that comes when we get a few cooler days and nights…things are changing! Change stirs up many feelings for most of [...]

Back to school tips2020-08-28T20:44:16+00:00

Touchpoints create a sense of ‘normal’ and keep us connected


Starting a new school year can be an exciting time but add in the coronavirus pandemic - parents and kids are presented with logistical hurdles and a different set of anxieties, stressors and challenges. For most parents, anxiety typically causes us to lose our cool. It is important to remember that your kids are close [...]

Touchpoints create a sense of ‘normal’ and keep us connected2020-08-13T15:26:25+00:00

Parenting during Covid


It has been over six months since we started to hear about Covid 19 in the U.S. and our lives abruptly changed. We were told to stay home and work from home while balancing our kid’s education online! The stress is real and intense for many families. As we await the recommendations from health officials, [...]

Parenting during Covid2020-08-06T02:00:43+00:00

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