Category: Parenting & Family

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Junior Year Hell

By Guest Bloggers Karen Jarvis and Tammy Darden I was warned about ‘junior year hell’ when my daughter started high school, but NEVER fully imagined the possible...

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5 Ways to Control Your Child’s Screen Time

By Guest Blogger Whitney Barnard It’s 2017, and screen time is more than just TV. It’s computers, tablets, phones, and geez, now even watches! The best way...

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The Support of a Mom

By Guest Blogger Elizabeth Levstek When I was younger, I always thought that the idea of having your mom as your best friend would be impossible. Now that I am a Senior...

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Letter to My Special Needs Child

By Jennifer Janes, author of the blog Jennifer A. Janes What a ride we’ve been on together! It’s often a rocky one, but I can honestly say, despite the struggles...

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So You Want to Make a Comment?

By Laura Simon In honor of Martin Luther King Jr. Day, we thought Laura’s post was so fitting to run today as we reflect on, celebrate, and encourage differences...

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7 Ways To Cherish Your Partner While Awaiting A Baby

By Juan Santos, M.S., CRC, LPCA My wife and I recently had our number second child. We are now proud parents of a two-year-old whose batteries never seem to run out and...

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Must Have Items for Your Baby Registry

By Rachel Hoeing I ran into a friend of mine the other day who recently announced she is pregnant. Knowing I ran a website for moms, she asked me what the “must...

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Long Days of Winter

By Heather Miller With the holidays now behind us we are now faced with the challenge of winter. That wonderful time of year where it is dark before 6pm and cold all day...

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Team Blue, Pink, or Green?

By TMoM member Dani Luft Three years ago I was pregnant with my third. Of course, all I wanted was just a healthy, happy baby. But after more than 100 nightly trips to...

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The Worst Parenting Advice I’ve Ever Heard

By Guest Blogger Stacy Leighton with Forsyth Family magazine For parents, raising fine young people is the goal—you could say it is the “destination.” Sometimes we...