parenting

Does Heartache Ever Heal? More about what’s happening with my son

April 8, 2015 Living

A few weeks ago I shared the latest on my son moving out. I said life is hard but I will be okay and I meant it, but I am wondering if the heartache will ever really heal. I heard from so many of you about your own experiences with your children – teens and […]

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Going Beyond the Driving Test and Win a Set of Michelin Tires

March 18, 2015 Living

Disclosure: I have been compensated by SheBuysCars and Michelin to be a part of the #SafeTires and Safe Teen Driving Initiative. When our kids get to driving age we worry about lots of things… will our child be a safe driver? will our child make good decisions about driving? will our child’s friends be safe […]

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Life is hard, but I will be okay

March 5, 2015 Living

Today I am going to share what has been happening with my life as a mom. For those that may read this and wonder why I am sharing these kinds of things on my blog for anyone to read, it is because I know I am not the only one these things happen to. Sharing […]

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Family Dinner Table Conversations: Tips and Ideas to Get Your Family Talking

January 2, 2015 Living

Family dinners are important. They are not always possible, but we do make it a priority in our home. Along with eating together we use this time to talk to each other and have interesting conversations. These talks are actually the most important part of the time together I think. Over the years when T […]

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Age Restrictions for Social Media Platforms Infographic

September 27, 2014 Social Media

At the Type-A Conference last week my friend Linda Sellers told me about her (new to me) site, Tech Granny. What a brilliant idea! Her blog talks tech but to older, and wiser, folks like grandparents. We all know that kids are born into tech these days and it is second nature to them. Grandparents […]

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