My Top Five Goals for the 2020-2021 School Year

When I dropped off my daughter at preschool this morning, her teacher gave me a Get To Know Your Child worksheet to fill out. One of the items on there mentioned the goals that I have for my daughter. In other words, what do I hope for my daughter to accomplished this school year. 1–Make […]

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Dear Daughter — A Letter to My Daughter During Covid-19

I’ve known you for four years. Ever since you were born in 2016, I’ve had the privilege of watching you grow from infant to toddler to a preschooler. I remember the first time I saw you when they held you to me. You were so small and beautiful. You opened your eyes and we locked […]

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5 Best Reasons Why You Should Get Your Child a Piggy Bank

1–Teach ’em to save It’s never too early to teach a child to save money. Teach them that it’s often best to save for a really nice huge toy rather than a few cheap toys. With every dollar or coin added to the piggy bank, it’ll give them motivation to earn more. Besides, who doesn’t […]

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The Five Best Essentials for Newborn Baby

(Note: There are Amazon affiliate links in this post. As an Amazon Associate, I may earn commissions from qualifying purchases) Four years ago, I published a blog post about what I thought was absolutely essential for a newborn baby. Two kids later, I wanted to update that post with some of the things that have […]

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Video Game Review: Tag With Ryan

Recently, my four-year-old daughter has shown interest in video games. So, I went on Google Play and searched for video games. I came across the game Tag With Ryan and decided to download it for her. In case you don’t know, Ryan is the star of a very popular YouTube channel for kids: Ryan’s World. […]

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5 Things You Really Don’t Need for Baby

Recently, I published a blog post about the five most essential things for baby. Today, I’d like to give you the top 5 things that you really don’t need for a newborn baby. I didn’t realize this before I had my child, but the baby industry sells a lot of things for baby in an […]

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5 Essential Things For Newborn Baby

  Like every new parent, I wanted to buy nearly everything and anything for my first child. I wanted to spoil her rotten. I wanted her to have a pink, princess-themed nursery. I wanted nothing but the best for my daughter. But, as it turns out, you need very little for a newborn baby. So, […]

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The Day in the Life of a New Mom

The last time I posted a blog entry, it was Anne Frank’s birthday. Nearly two weeks later, I am posting again. Looking back over the past two weeks, I am in awe. Has it really been two weeks? It has honestly went by too fast. I meant to post more frequently this month but between […]

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The Meaning of Motherhood

What does it mean to be a mom? When do you officially become a mom? Is it during the process of giving birth? Or does it happen before the birth during those nine pivotal months of growing a human being inside you? Or, do you become a mom even before the pregnancy at the moment […]

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