Tag: parenting

Ultimate COVID-Aware Birthday Party Guide

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Many things in our worlds have changed over the past 12 months, but one thing has not: a mama's love for her babies. Celebrating...

6 Ways to Make Shopping with Kids Fun

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WHAT--shopping in a STORE with KIDS in 2020?! How dare I! I know, I know. Moms never generally got excited about making grocery trips with...

Assessment is a 4-Letter Word

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As I write this, I'm sitting in the parent waiting room of a therapy clinic, teary-eyed, while my daughter is being assessed. Again. Assessed...

Sick Season: My Least Favorite Part of Parenting

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We all have things we don't like about parenting. For some, it may be doing all the crafts your kids like to do. For...

9 of the Best Outdoor Places and Spaces in OKC

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This year has been an emotional rollercoaster, to put it nicely, and we're all employing every coping technique available to us. While things feel...

Real Talk: School Car Line Rules

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Up until this year, I have only watched from afar as cars and trucks and minivans methodically lined up each day outside schools scattered...

An Open Letter to My Daughter in 2020

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Dear daughter,  In a few days, we’ll be putting five candles on a cake and watching you unwrap presents while you squeal and jump up...

The Calm Before the Post

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Alright, let's just say what we've all been wanting to say. 2020 is a...you know what-storm. Being a mom in 2020 is hard. Being...

Singing the Pre-K Blues

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The Storm clouds begin to gather Uh oh, I thought, seeing my son's teacher pop up on my caller ID. We are three days into Pre-K,...

Keeping Your Job When Your Kids Go Back to School

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Employee Rights Under the Families First Coronavirus Response Act During Covid-19 In Oklahoma, school has begun for some and the anxiety has set in.  As...

The Day I Hired A Parenting Coach

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A few years ago, I wrote multiple blog posts that said I didn't believe in "parenting experts." That definitely included "parenting coaches," I just...

5 Ways to Organize Your Home While Virtual Learning

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Raise your hand if you’re tired. (Blink twice if you’re too tired to lift your hand). Moms, I get it. As if we didn’t already have...