Category: Raising Children

Summertime Plan, Don’t Let Their Skills Cool Off!

By Guest Blogger Michaela Greene, MS, CCC-SLP Another school year is reaching its end! This working mom of two elementary school age kids is super excited for a break...

Vaping? Juuling? What’s the Big Deal?

By Guest Blogger Lylan Wingfield, MS, LPC, LCAS Vaping? Juuling? What’s the Big Deal? What Parents May Not Know about This New Trend In recent years, e-cigarette use...

10 Tips for Raising Twins

By Guest Blogger Stephanie, with TwinStuff.com If you are a first-time mom or even a mom of three, raising a child is no easy feat. Imagine learning you are pregnant...

Doing Good Things Series: Bringing Out the Best

By Guest Blogger Janet Howard, Program Director Does this sound familiar?  Your four year old asks for cookies just before dinner.  Your answer is “no” so dinner...

What I Wish Someone Had Told Me About Being a Parent

By Guest Blogger Katie Marsh Thank you to Forsyth Family magazine for letting us re-run this article on TMoM today! From the day you bring a baby home, there’s this...

The Drive Time

By Guest Blogger Ashley McNeill As moms, we spent a lot of time in the car. And I mean A LOT. To and from school. To and from after school activities. To and from...

In Memory of Nap Time

By Laura Simon It’s been seven days since my three-year-old took a nap. And before that last nap, it had been seven days since the one before. This is my third – and...

Living & Learning with Dyslexia

By Guest Blogger Emily Elrod Dyslexia is the word that changed the way we view our words today. The day we received the official diagnosis that Crawford was dyslexic, I...

Helping Kids to Volunteer

Updated by Katie Moosbrugger April is officially National Volunteer Month, and April 15 kicks off National Volunteer Week. That makes it the perfect time to re-run this...

Tips for Handling Your Three-Year-Old

By Guest Blogger Julie Fritz The terrible twos are a joke.  What you really need to prepare for are the “trying threes.” Boundary pushing, tantrum throwing,...