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This is Why I Make My Kids Wear Family Matching Pajamas

I received products from Allswell, Interior Define, and Pink Elephant Organics featured in the post. All opinions are my own.…

Should Little Kids Get an Allowance?

Did you have chores as a kid? I did. But they were all very simple, and I received incentives for…

This is What MLK Day Means to Me

“Our lives begin to end the day we become silent about things that matter” - Martin Luther King Jr. For…

7 Tips for Changing Schools in the Middle of the Year

When we decided to move to LA in December, I knew it would mean some challenges. My biggest fear, aside…

This is Why We Don’t Celebrate Santa Like Most People

Even before we had kids, we decided Santa wasn't going to be a thing in our house, not in a…

6 Things I Am Going to Miss About Kids Being Little

The other night, I realized something. My kids aren't so little anymore and there are a lot of things I'm…

We Had the Best Time at the Wachusett Mountain Kids Fest

This post is sponsored by MEFA and Fidelity. All opinions are my own. One of my favorite parts about living…

7 Tips to Teach Your Young Kids About Financial Literacy

This post is sponsored by MEFA and Fidelity. All opinions are my own.  It’s never too early to talk to…

4 Reasons You Should Let Kids Get Dirty

When I was a baby, my mom let me eat dirt. I was probably about one at the time, and…

How to Promote Positive Identity in Biracial Preschoolers

“G, look at you, only 3 months old!” as I showed my daughter one of my favorite pictures of her…

9 Tips for How to Get a Picky Eater to Eat New Things

Despite our best efforts, our son is a super picky eater. He has been since he was an infant. He…

This is What Happened When my Kids Saw Their First Snow

Not too many things in nature are as beautiful as the falling of the first snow of the year. Then,…

Here are 15 Easy and Fun Christmas Traditions for Kids

This post is sponsored by Kohl’s. I was paid for this post and received the included pajamas as compensation. What…

This is How to Make Pasta Fagioli, One of the Best One-Pot Meal Recipes Ever

Have you ever heard of pasta fagioli? First, it's Italian so it's technically called pasta e fagioli, pronounced "pas-ta fa-jo-li" in English,…

Letter to My Son on His 5th Birthday

To My Sweet Baby Boy, I wish I could take your unconditional love and box it up. The way you…