Oh No! When a Parent Goes Away
By Dakota King-White
Illustrated by Tyrus Goshay
This is a unique picture book for kids about a serious topic: how a child can cope when a parent goes to prison and isn’t coming home for a long while. It is a book that will educate as well as enlighten with expert advice on how a child can cope.
Duane is a seven-year-old boy who has recently discovered that his…Continue
Added by Irene Roth on January 25, 2018 at 1:14pm — No Comments
I've always said that when Senia Mae was born she appeared with a poof of glitter. That's not exactly true, it was actually an emergency c-section, but even then it seemed that right after her first bath she was already wearing a tutu. Much to my chagrin, the tutu talk has now flip-flopped into in-depth discussions of bras and makeup.
"Tons of girls in my class are wearing bras," Senia Mae says nonchalantly as we stand next to each other brushing our teeth over the bathroom…Continue
Added by Kara Zajac on January 9, 2018 at 9:12am — No Comments
Pregnant women sometimes have a wide range of things to worry about – their baby’s health, the physical and emotional symptoms they’re dealing with, impending birth, and how to care for their baby when it is born. According to research, about 33% of women experience anxiety during pregnancy. It is therefore necessary to find ways to deal with those feelings of anxiety.…Continue
Added by Sophia Addison on December 22, 2017 at 12:48am — No Comments
How do you get everything done? How do you find the time to cook? Wash clothes? Clean up? Help kids with their homework? Find time for myself…
You know, I get it. As a single mom of three children I am constantly trying to find that work life balance. I use to drive myself crazy trying to get everything done in one day til where I found myself exhausted. It’s hard for me to sit in a home that’s unorganized and messy, it will just drive me crazy so I had to find…Continue
Added by Taquila Coleman on October 4, 2017 at 9:04pm — No Comments
The feeling of breaking up with someone can hardly be described by using some simple words. At the end of each day, there is always that annoying question: how do you really feel? Is this huge change something that scares you most? Can you take care of everything by your own or do need the help of the experts?
On the other hand, despite all the suffering and pain of losing someone that you used to share your home and life with, there is also a thing that you should bear in mind: how…Continue
Added by Cynthia Madison on October 3, 2017 at 7:29am — No Comments
You'll be hard-pressed to find a parent who disparages the timelessness of classic Mother Goose nursery rhymes, but for parents looking for a children's book with more octane, look no further than A B to Jay-Z. Adding a healthy hit of urbanity into homes around the world, A B to Jay-Z stays true to its claim, “If you're having alphabet problems I feel bad for you son, I got 99 problems but my ABC's ain't one.”…Continue
Added by Julia Gomes on September 20, 2017 at 8:00am — No Comments
Now that it is September most kids are all back to school by now. If you have kids I’m sure you have helped or been asked to help in their classroom. I know there are moms and dads who are very involved in PTA or as a room parent. I also know there are parents who don’t know how they can find the time to get involved in PTA or the classroom. There have been times when I have been very involved…Continue
Added by Jessica Briggs on September 6, 2017 at 8:47pm — No Comments
A friend of mine told me about the orientation she went to for her daughter's high school. She said that the best and worst moment was when the school's principal addressed the parents to say they should stop making their child lunch. The principal said that it was the child's job to make themselves lunch every day and that was one of the many painful steps parents were going to have to go through.…Continue
Added by Lauren Markman on August 21, 2017 at 6:22am — No Comments
Have kids going back to school? I know after staying up late and sleeping in for summer break it can take some time to get back into the groove. Here are 6 tips to help your children adjust back to their school sleep schedule.
Added by Jessica Briggs on August 16, 2017 at 3:29pm — No Comments
HEY SUNBUTTER! He Likes It!
It would be awfully selfish of me if I didn’t share this tidbit of information with Mom Bloggers Club. As much as I would like to be the keeper of this secret, I just can’t. It’s totally worth sharing, and you can thank me later. Unless of course, it was…Continue
Added by Niedria Kenny on August 3, 2017 at 3:09am — No Comments
Have you seen the back to school supplies at all the local retailers? When I first see the school supplies going up, I usually do not feel ready for back to school; yet as I look at the calendar and each day passes I know it will be here before I know it, so it is easier if I just embrace the change and get in the back to school mode.
I hope you all have had a fun summer vacation! Here are…
Added by Jessica Briggs on July 24, 2017 at 2:20pm — No Comments
Had I been the mother of two little girls instead of two roughneck boys, I would have never known about Lands' End's iron knees guarantee. It's sort of an unwritten guarantee that the company has on its…Continue
Added by Takiela Langley on July 22, 2017 at 11:13am — No Comments
Learning how to drive and getting out on the roads is yet another step into the adulthood your teenage son or daughter will eventually make. As…Continue
Added by Helen Shep on July 21, 2017 at 10:20am — No Comments
Here’s 5 things that anyone can do when they are bored at home or out and about..
Play Sudoku – Don’t sleep on Sudoku puzzles. It has become one of the games that I play, which makes the time go by fast. It really is a fun game, but I must warn you, you will get hooked.
Added by Niedria Kenny on June 3, 2017 at 3:30pm — No Comments
So you just received an Eviction Notice. I know it's heart breaking. No one wants to come home to a letter plastered on the outside of their door for all their neighbors to see. Well that can happen if your not at home and someone summons you to court in regards to rent possession. If you have fallen behind on your rent and are unable to catch up you may be in the red for an eviction notice. Of course, an eviction can not just happen because you missed a few…Continue
Added by Andrea McGhee on May 18, 2017 at 6:47pm — No Comments
Maintaining a good oral hygiene is very essential to have a beautiful white smile. A good oral habit includes two times brushing, flossing and visiting the dentist on a regular basis. There are various kinds of oral tools available in the market, but there are mainly three tools that you will require on a daily basis- electric toothbrush, traditional brush and floss.
But, often people tend to confuse between which brush to select: traditional or electrical? Or…Continue
Added by Scarlett Iversen on May 16, 2017 at 3:37pm — No Comments
There are serious health consequences emanating from diabetes, and the only weapon you have to reduce the damages it can cause is making sure that you’re taking all the preventative measures against this metabolic disorder. By simply adopting a healthy lifestyle, you can improve your chances of preventing type 2 diabetes by 90%.
Aside from poor food choices, there are other contributing factor to this health condition. These factors can increase…Continue
Added by Katrina Rice on May 2, 2017 at 4:22am — No Comments
Every one of us fears the day when our breasts will ultimately lose its perkiness and become, er, saggy. For the younger population reading this, you might not be thinking about this yet. For the mature women out there, you might already be noticing some symptoms of sagging.
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Skin is an important organ in the body. It is the largest and most exposed body organ, so you ought to provide maximum care. The skin is affected by various internal and external factors. Internal factors include free radicals and other toxic compounds hindering its normal growth and cell…Continue
Added by sophie addison on April 7, 2017 at 2:44am — No Comments