LOVE YOUR KIDS
“laugh till you pee,
search to the depths of your soul
and be the kind of mom your kids
will appreciate when they’re older
(because they sure don’t now)”
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What will YOU be wearing when this is over? You have protected your family, worked at home and from home, become the kids’ teacher and survived. You NEED this shirt. You DESERVE this shirt. Good Job Mom.
Moms don’t want recognition. Moms don’t need recognition. But, man it feels good to get recognized.
Get the email "5 Examples of What To Say When You Give a Mom a Good Job Mom Card"If you're anything like me, every day, the voice in your head says, "You should have..." "You should have remembered to put Chex mix in their lunches." "You should have volunteered more...
Most moms struggle with feelings of doubt…”Am I doing it right?” Feel good about yourself AND brighten another mom’s day.
Dear Second Place, You feel like you've failed. And you have. If your goal was to get first and you got second, you're right. You failed. But in failure, you have two choices. Let it wear you down. Label yourself as a failure instead of what is true: you failed...
The 30 Day Chore Challenge will help you get your feet wet in the Freaky Mom promoting-good-behavior department. When kids and teens have responsibilities and moms use the responsibilities as tools for the kids to earn privileges, better behavior is the result!!
Most kids struggle with taking responsibility. Here is a simple kitchen activity so you can teach them how.
Here’s a practical worksheet for behavior problems. I just put it to the test and it worked. It makes you think through your child’s behavior, identify the problems with behavior and with the way you normally handle it. Then, it works you through to a solution! I loved it! (I better…because I created it!)
My heart broke. Into a hundred mashed up pieces.
Because of my 14 year old.
He went on the band trip. You read about that already. Remember, I was SOOOOOOOO proud of him for earning $300 of the $400 to pay for the trip?
Well, on the day he left, we also gave him $100 food money, Herbert gave him $40 extra spending money, Gramp and Grammy gave him $100 birthday money.
I had an empty nest...for five days. At 14, when Diego left for San Antonio on the band trip...for (only) FIVE DAYS...I didn't expect my reaction. Now...let me back up a second. He worked his tail off to earn the money to go, kept his grades up, thought through what...
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