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Children bring so much joy to a parent’s life. With the pressure of bringing another life into the world, and nurturing that child into a mature responsible adult, there also comes an increased load of stress.
There is the long-term stress of “Am I raising my child right?” and “Will he ever grow up and be able to take care of himself?”
And then there is the day-to-day stress. There are many things that contribute to the stress that a mom feels each and every day. Of course, some times that stress level seems off the chart [...]
Feeding your family can be a great stressor in your life, especially if you work full time outside the home, or if your kids are in lots of activities, or for many other reasons in our busy lives.
Planning your meals and shopping ahead of time is the very best way to handle feeding your family, and should help to reduce the stress around the question “Mom, what’s for dinner?”
The reality is, however, that even if you DO plan your meals, there will come a day, or days, when things don’t go as planned. Maybe you get sick, or [...]
Getting your kids to sleep in their own bed can be a struggle (this is not meant to be a debate on cosleeping!) Having kids in your bed can definitely keep you (and them) from getting a good night’s sleep. I don’t have all the answers, but I thought I would share a post from The Bizy Mommy:
But what I really want you to see is the video below!
Ever been held captive by a sleeping child? I know I have, although not actually IN a baby bed, lol! Gotta love this dad…
Source: somewhere [...]
Moms today are always on the go.
We have dozens of things running through our brain, trying to keep up with who needs what and when. And we never seem to have enough time to do it all, whatever “all” is!
How do we slow down and have more time?
Being so busy keeps us from enjoying our lives, enjoying our families, enjoying ourselves. But believe it or not, there may be habits, activities, and thoughts that are keeping you from having enough time.
1. You’re just busy, not productive.
Being busy is seen as badge of honor. Rushing from [...]
Do you eat out often because you don’t have time to cook? Are you looking for a way to save money on your grocery bills? Do you want to have more time with your family in the evenings? Are you new to cooking for your family and just don’t know where to begin?
Sound familiar? The Bizy Mommy understands! You can have a homecooked dinner each evening with your family, and it doesn’t have to take hours or cost a fortune. Come learn more about quick meal options and celebrate the release of The Bizy Mommy’s ebook The $5.00 Cookbook at a Twitter party on March 14th!
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After coming across a conversation on Facebook by one of my sister bloggers, Christine Wolf, talking about how exhausting all the driving kids around can be, I thought I would write a post with some tips to make the most of the car time. By the other comments on the thread, it was obvious that she was not alone in her sentiments.
So how can you make the most of your time in the car? Check out these 10 tips below:
1. Learn what is going on in the lives of your children and the lives of their peers. If [...]