My latest post for the Knoxville Moms is all about test anxiety, and how to help kids cope with it. You can read the full post here. Stomachaches. Headaches. Not wanting to go to school. These are all possible ways that test anxiety is rearing its head in your child's life. With TCAPS right around the [...]
Book Review: Nanook and the Melting Arctic
Nanook and the Melting Arctic is Ryan Mizzen's second book in the Time to Care series. This sweet picture book follows polar bear Nanook as he journeys to hold someone accountable for climate change and spur some much needed changes. This book has a sweet rhyme scheme that kids will love, paired with cute illustrations [...]
My latest Knoxville Moms post is up today! We've been battling entitlement in our home...with gratitude. Here's what we did, how, and why.
Top Dog: The Best Disney Dogs
It's no secret that I'm crazy for canines and serious about Disney. So why not combine my two loves in one post?! Disney has given us some amazing dogs, so this is going to be no small task! Top 5 Disney Dogs, Live Action CategoryI know a lot of this category is from live action [...]
Boy’s Unicorn & Rainbow Birthday Party (with printables!)
How to throw a boy's unicorn and rainbow themed birthday party!
Knoxville Moms Blog Post: Daniel Tiger Made Me a Better Mom
Once upon a time I had a two-year-old and a newborn and I was slowly but surely losing my mind. Then we discovered Daniel Tiger on PBS Kids and I watched Mom Tiger with her endless patience and kindness and I felt like the biggest failure, and the worst mom, in the whole wide world.Want to read [...]
New Knoxville Moms Blog Post: Teach Consent Early
My latest Knoxville Moms Blog post is up over on the KMB site! It's on a topic I've always worried about, and I'm sharing my best tips for Teaching Consent Early. Check it out!
Rainy Day Kid’s Activities: Toddler Edition
May has been so hot, so early in the year...until last week, when it started sporadically storming throughout the day. The weather apps can't keep up, and neither can we. One minute it's blue skies and sunshine, and thirty seconds later it's flat-out pouring rain while the sun is still shining.Since spending any length of [...]