Mama, I see you. I want you to know you are not alone. There are other moms like you asking and wondering the same things. You’ve noticed something may be different with your child now that they are school...
Este artículo es una traducción al español por nuestra escritora Angie Martin. El artículo original fue publicado el 31 de mayo de 2017, bajo el título “8 Things to Teach Your Kids Before They’re 8 (That You Might Otherwise...

Nanny Taxes Made Easy

Hiring a nanny is a difficult task for many families.  Figuring out payroll and nanny taxes is an even bigger challenge.  You don’t need to wait for Mary Poppins to magically land on your doorstep to help with nanny...
No more diapers! When we got through the diapers phase with my two sons (hurray!), we experienced an occasional "Can't I go to the bathroom anywhere?" phase. My kids were outside constantly as toddlers — and often without diapers....
"Just two more minutes!!!" How many times a day do I hear this? And how many times a day do I hear, "Just two more minutes!" after I have already given two more minutes. It's frustrating. It's exhausting. And I figured...
Sometimes, as a busy parent of young children — especially surviving 24/7 parenting during a pandemic — I can't help but roll my eyes at all the self-care tips promoted on the internet. When going to the dentist alone...
The first day of school is hard. It's hard on the kids, the teachers, and the parents. But there is a sense of ease once a child is acclimated to their school. A familiarity and community. New friends and...
I am the kind of mom who can’t think straight if the house is too disorganized. I live by the mantra, "A place for everything, and everything in its place." As much as I’ve tried to save cleaning up...
As a long-time educator, I cringe when I see back-to-school sales in July (soon to be followed by Halloween candy at CVS in August!). Most parents, however, anxiously await Labor Day weekend, knowing their kids will be back in...
Coming up on my son’s third birthday has me realizing that unless life throws a very unexpected surprise my way, I have raised my last 2-year-old. As many milestones are, this realization is bittersweet.  For me, age 2 is hard....
First, I need to let you all know I do not have Snapchat. I also do not have TikTok. I think I have a Twitter account, but I'm not really sure how to use it. I also have Instagram,...
"Mommy, read 'Hop on Pop.'" "I want milk." "Mommy, play puzzle." These are only a handful of the commands I’m given multiple times a day by my 2-year-old son. We are working on saying "please" and "thank you." Sometimes he gets it...
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She knows she’s got me. It’s apparent by her toothy grin. Even when she arches her back, bends her body like Neo to the...