The Distracted Mom on The Real Family Guy’s Podcast: Really Good Stuff!

The Distracted Mom on The Real Family Guy’s Podcast: Really Good Stuff!

I admit that I’m new to the world of podcasts, but I am digging them now that I discovered niche topic radio shows that you can listen to right on your phone! I’ll never have to suffer a boring drive again! Coincidentally, Beth from Smart Girls With ADHD just wrote a post about how she’s […]

Building a Strong Relationship With Your Child

Building a Strong Relationship With Your Child

That Moment You Realize Your Children Are Their Own People When I was a new mom, I was full of ideas of what my children might grow to be like. I spent hours staring at my babies, thinking about the intelligent, independent thinkers they would become. As they grew older, I saw that they were […]

40 and 1/2 Totally Fantastic Summer Activities For Kids

40 and 1/2 Totally Fantastic Summer Activities For Kids

After a long school year of homework, report cards, and the dreaded “behavior journal,” I can tell you that we really look forward to summer vacation¬†at our house! Still,¬†it can be easy for the summer to pass in a blur. That why we all need to put a little effort into planning summer activities to […]

7 (AM) Tips to Get You Out the Door On Time

7 (AM) Tips to Get You Out the Door On Time

My children both suffer from Fatigue-Induced Molasses Syndrome.   It’s a condition in which, when sleepy, they move at the speed of – you guessed it – molasses. Our early mornings have generally involved a lot of forced cheerfulness on my part, followed by increasing levels of anxiety and frustration until, at some point, I […]