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No Free Rides, Kid: That Time My Son Asked For An Allowance

In our home, the idea of forking over cash to someone with access to the latest technology, but claims he’s bored, wasn’t part of the master plan. … More

Conversations With Kids: Let’s Talk About Sex, Baby

How does a concerned parent engage in a healthy talk about sex with children who are often overexposed to sexual and sensual images?… More

Luv (x) Luxe Style Guide: 26 Best Big Kid Buys for Fall

Visiting the common stores for our babes can sometimes become boring and outdated. The best tip for this issue is to try mixing highs and lows, as well as stepping outside of your comfort zone to try new things!… More

Woman to Woman: Why Mother and Stepmother Need to Communicate

Would you sit down and talk with the mother of your significant other’s children? Find out why it might be helpful to take a walk in each other’s shoes – mostly for the little ones involved…. More

A Miscarriage Story: No More Babies For Me

I love my kids and all the good that they bring to my life, but the possibility of having a third child felt like the real trauma…. More

Hush Your Mouth: My Words Were Affecting My Daughter’s Body Image

Daily I tell my daughter she’s strong, smart and beautiful, but the negative words I was saying about my body image to myself were what mattered most…. More

15 Parenting Gems: The Best (and Worst) Parenting Advice You’ve Ever Received

When you become a parent, it seems that everyone has something to say, good and bad. Who do you listen to and who do you ignore?… More

My Child Is The Only Black Child On the Soccer Team

While I was excited to sign my daughter up for soccer, I was also a little nervous because Cydney would, in fact, be the only black child on the soccer team…. More

No Drama: What My Children Taught Me About Divorce

Sometimes the biggest lessons in life come from the littlest people. One mom found that out when going through her divorce…. More