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How to Have a Social Life (Even If You Have Kids)

How important is your social life? Having kids doesn't mean you can't hang out with friends, family or your partner. Here's how to have a social life even as a busy parent.

Mamas, don't let your babies go to college without these vital life skills

15 life skills every kid should know before they leave for college. We're talking about the little "real-world" things every grown-up child must eventually learn how to do -- like cooking a decent meal, for starters.

9 Surprising Things Moms Who Work From Home Will Understand

Thinking of working at home with kids in tow? Here are 9 surprises about the transition to life as a work-at-home mom.

10 Steps to Mindful Parenting

My life was transformed when I took these 10 steps to mindful parenting. Kids are a lot of work. Thanks to this approach, I love parenting and the work is more than worth the effort!

Children NEED To Do Chores

Chores by Age by sunshineandhurricanes: Raising happy, responsible and independent kids means helping them gain the essential life skills they will need as adults. Expecting children to contribute to the family by doing chores not only helps them gain those life skills, but also helps them to build confidence ... #Infographic #Parenting #Importance_of_Chores

Ways to Encourage Independence in Kids

Are you stifling your child's growth or encouraging him to become independent and develop life-skills on his own? Here are five ways to spark some independence in your child!

How to Spend Quality Time With Your Child

Spending quality time with your kids doesn't need to be difficult, nor does it need to cost an arm and a leg. Whether you're a mom of active boys or girly girls, we've got 25 inexpensive mom and me ideas to teach you how to make your children feel like they're the center of your universe every. single. day. Life's short. Have fun!

How to Stop Kids from Talking Back to You

Are you embarrassed with the way your child talks back to you? Figuring out what to do when kids don't listen can be tough. Here's how to stop your kids from talking back.

Should I let my kid get a CRAZY haircut?

As your kids grow up they try to find their own style. Many times hairstyles can be a huge argument in families. Would you get your kid a CRAZY haircut?

10 Things Other Parents Need to Know About Type 1 Juvenile Diabetes

10 things other parents need to know about Type 1 Juvenile Diabetes. This is a great resource for newly diagnosed families as well as veteran ones.