How to Define Success: A Lesson from My 90-Year-Old Grandmother
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How to Define Success: A Lesson from My 90-Year-Old Grandmother

Inside: A lesson in how to define success on your own terms from Oma. “I never liked raising my hand in school.” – Oma “Why not?” – Me (the type A school nerd who always had her hand in the air) “Because I knew the answer. That was what mattered. Why did I need to…


Trick or Treating is Canceled – Here’s How We’re Doing Halloween This Year Instead

Inside: Trick or treating is canceled in our town this year so we need to get a little creative to make this holiday special. You too? Here’s how we’re doing Halloween this year to give you some ideas! I was holding my breath for this one, keeping tabs on the parent Facebook pages, checking the…

5 Fun Card Games for Kindergarteners (And Adults) Under $15

Inside: Fun card games for kindergarteners great for stocking stuffers and travel. All of these games are under $15, store easily, and plus they are fun for adults too! As I was doing self-assessment exercises to figure out a vision for my work life as a working mom, I realized something. I’m competitive. Very competitive….

Dear Kindergarten Teacher: No Matter What, These Kids Will Love You

Inside: An ode to the Class of 2033 and their kindergarten teachers. (Featured on TODAY Parents and Scary Mommy.) Dear Kindergarten Teacher, I don’t know who you are yet or when we’ll get to meet you. I don’t know if you are a mom or dad worried about how this school year is going to…


17 Summer Memes for Parents that Are All Too Real

Inside: The funny summer memes parents need as they enjoy summertime with their kids, while also really wanting to sit down for a minute. Pre-kids me always loved summer the most. Lounging at the beach, wearing flip flops, drinks on the patio. Mom me also loves summer the most. Building moats, counting the backyard sprinkler…