My 6-Year-Old’s Guide to Proper Parenting

For all the things your parents were throughout your childhood — kind, supportive, loving — they were also wildly unfair when it came to things like discipline. There were rules. So. Many. Rules. And they were unnecessary! I mean, what did you need all those rules for? You were a good kid. All you wanted to […]

Your Ultimate Parenting Permission Slip

I never claimed to be an expert in parenting because doing that would be stupid. A degree in Child Development, two kids, and a blog does not an expert make. How could I possibly presume to know what works for you and your kids when I don’t even know what works for me and mine? […]

16 Ways to Love Your Child With Intention

As we struggle to parent effectively, keep food on the table, and prioritize family above all else, it’s easy to lose sight of the importance of loving our children with intention. While we’d all like to believe that we’ve done a stellar job showing our children how much we love them, we owe it to […]

A Memo to My Kids: This is How I Really Feel

Sometimes I wish I could scream out loud how I’m really feeling. This post is that scream.

Readers Share Their New Year’s Parenting Resolutions

I made parenting resolutions once, you can read all about them here along with what your fellow parents are determined to do for their families in the coming year!