Mom Tips

When it comes to being a mom, there are no rulebooks…but there are ways to make it just a little bit easier. These helpful mom-to-mom tips offer ideas, inspiration, creative solutions, and a little laughter, too.

4 Halloween Traditions I'm Excited to Pass on to My Kids

Is it just me, or does Halloween seem to be the craftiest holiday? I mean, every holiday makes for fun family crafts, but Halloween just has so many! And who can forget trick or treating, pumpkin carving, getting dressed up in costumes, and having themed parties?!

My family always had so much fun at Halloween — and now that I have two boys of my own, I am so excited to continue some of those traditions as well as start our own.

Here is a list of four family traditions I will be continuing with my little ones!

Instead of Trick or Treating, Why Not Trunk or Treat?

Trick or treating is one of the most fun parts of Halloween. But for some people it isn’t an option. Either they don’t live in a neighborhood where they feel it is a safe choice, or they live in an apartment complex and don’t have anywhere to take their kids to trick or treat. Well, I’ve got a great option for ya: TRUNK OR TREAT! 

Fall Uniform for Mommy - 5 Staples to Add to Your Wardrobe!

When it comes to personal style and being a mommy, I’m all about comfort, quality and ease. Just as much as I want to look great, I also want the task of putting outfits together to be easy! There seems to be less and less time to poke around a closet and try to think up a fabulous outfit…especially when we have little ones ready for breakfast now!

Since fall is in full swing, at least it is here in the good ol’ south, I wanted to share with you what I believe to be the five best staples you can add to your wardrobe this fall.

My Halloween Dilemma: Should We Do a Family Costume?

Now that we are a family of four, I feel like the pressure is on to go “all out” for our Halloween costumes. We’ve got two adorable little boys who would look cute even dressed as paper sacks… but Mommy and Daddy would look silly.

My dilemma is this: Should we dress all alike as a theme? Or should we dress as individuals in whatever we like the most?

Favorite Part Of My Day As A Mom: Putting My Boys To Bed

I know when you first read the title, it may come off like my favorite part of every day is when my kids are finally sleeping. Not true! Although, it is nice to be able to do the dishes without being interrupted or fold clothes without a little guy “helping” me and consequently unfolding everything I just folded.

The truth is, putting my boys to bed is my favorite part of the day for many reasons:

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