Besides blogging, I actually have a real job. Hard to believe, but true.
Venturing into the consulting realm, I needed a logo. Having a spouse who knew his way around graphics, it seemed to be a… Continue
Added by Samantha Kemp-Jackson on September 13, 2011 at 11:08pm —
It's an inevitability that every parent has to experience. A rite of passage, the "supermarket shakedown" is one that indeed shakes your maternal/paternal resolve to the core. This unique meltdown of sorts is atypical in that it is usually precipitated by the perpetrator's viewing of candy-coated confections, promptly followed by an unequivocal "No!" http://bit.ly/pp9UhB
Added by Samantha Kemp-Jackson on August 1, 2011 at 11:00pm —
"Happily ever after" is not a reality when it comes to parenting twins, apparently.
I just finished reading this article
and boy, am I depressed. Sounds like I'm a prime candidate for not only the current depression but divorce and perpetual misery as well.
Unfortunately, I can vouch for the truth behind the basic theme of… Continue
Added by Samantha Kemp-Jackson on July 30, 2011 at 6:23am —
Your blissfully child-free friends looked upon you with pity when you told them that you were expecting.…
Added by Samantha Kemp-Jackson on April 20, 2011 at 10:28am —
Apparently many of us are in for a shock. We do not have the perfect family, according to a new survey by Bounty.com.
According to this poll http://bit.ly/euhXIc
Added by Samantha Kemp-Jackson on April 11, 2011 at 4:58pm —
Gigglefest with Daddy. Adorable and short video here:
I love my family!
Added by Darlena Cunha on December 19, 2010 at 10:39am —
Added by Maria DiBattista on December 18, 2010 at 8:00pm —
Are you overwhelmed by Technology? Technology is taking over our lives, especially if we have families to worry about. As much as I try to help out here on Connect with your Teens through Pop Culture and Technology, there is only so much one blog can do. Here are 10 other tech blogs written by parents for parents.
Continued at… Continue
Added by Jennifer on December 12, 2010 at 2:16pm —
To all the mom's who love their sleep and will do anything to get it. Join this blog and tell your stories about how you do it.
Added by Deborah Pedrick on November 4, 2010 at 12:30pm —
Whenever we could, the main principle my husband and I tried to follow in our homeschool was child-led learning. Child-led learning is what I consider the most important principle… Continue
Added by A Nation of Moms on September 30, 2010 at 3:28am —
The Mini Social, one of our chic-onomic sources redeems itself for the weeks of girls only shopping discrimination by launching the delicious Boys Week on June 14th
. Find cool, uncommon gifts for the cool Dads at Uncommon Goods or turn to Cool Mom Picks guide, which compiles some of the coolest Father's Day gift ideas for every budget, from nearly free, to wow, that's a… Continue
Added by Julia Angel on June 15, 2010 at 1:31am —
Some playgroups like to structure their time. Some moms enjoy planning activities and learning opportunities while others appreciate the time to chill, watch the kids play, but otherwise stay out of their way and have some “mom time.” Which is better? It’s not really a matter of better, but there is something to be said for unstructured play. Scienceblogs.com recently featured an article based on a study published Development Psychology. The study found that unstructured playgroups found a… Continue
Added by Jodi on April 23, 2010 at 7:48am —
NEXT SURVIVOR SERIES
Six married men will be dropped on an island with one car and
3 kids each for six weeks.
Each kid will play
And either take music
Or dance classes .
There is no fast food.
Each man must
Take care of his 3 kids ;
Keep his assigned house clean ,
Correct all homework ,
And complete science projects ,
Cook , do laundry ,
And pay a list of 'pretend' bills
With not enough… Continue
Added by bestmommy on May 9, 2009 at 10:16pm —
I was grocery shopping today and had the luxury of shopping by myself. While shopping, I saw a dad have a bad parent moment. The dad was on a mission to take his son to the bathroom. While lifting him out of the cart he smacked his son's head on a low door jam. As the dad comforted his son, the parental guilt was all over his face. Instantly, I felt a connection with the dad. I've been there. I've had plenty of bad mommy moments.
I really believe there's been a shift in the American… Continue
Added by JediMom on October 2, 2008 at 11:00am —