This is one of the most uncomfortable parts of parenthood, right? Speaking with our children about intimacy, sexual relationships and other really personal topics. Well, it doesn’t have to be. Dina Alexander, from Educate and Empower Kids, has made this process SO much easier with this three-part book series. Please join April and Dina as they […]
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Instead of getting discouraged about what is going on in the political process, get involved and make a difference! You don’t have to be an expert; there are simple things you can do to begin to show up!
As summer approaches, my heart sinks because my children will be leaving. Since my divorce, I am legally bound to turn them over to their father. Now my summers are filled with time. And I am trying to savor the gift in spite of its aftertaste.
Ready for Father’s Day? Check out this post full of simple and meaningful ideas for working with your children to make Father’s Day wonderful.
Today is the first day of summer for my family. School is out, the weather is great, and we are excited…so why did I end up in such a grumpy mood this morning?
When we think of Memorial Day, most of us think of barbeques, picnics, and the beginning of summer. Sadie McCurry, the wife of an active-duty Army soldier, shares six ideas to help children understand the meaning of the holiday.
We all want to keep our kids safe–in person and online, and today’s podcast with Special Agent Heather Ryan is full of practical ideas to get going in the right direction.
If you asked your children if it were possible for them to start their own businesses, what would they say? Would you hear a confident, resounding YES? Or maybe a disheartened, doubtful “probably not”? In this episode of Power of Moms Radio, April Perry interviews Kate Erickson–creator, engager and implementer over at EOFire, a 7-day-a-week […]
I think having a totally stress-free holiday as The Mother is completely unrealistic. I don’t expect perfection, but these are a few of the strategies I’m going to employ over the next few days so that I can experience as little stress as possible on the big day.
Filter online content, pause the Internet, and give digital devices a bedtime? That’s what Circle does, and we were intrigued. Come find out more and let us know what you think!
A Ryder moving van, a Wheel of Fortune, a torched Hot Wheels car: what decorates your Christmas tree? It’s the treasured little things that bring us together for the holidays, and author Kim Hall shares how they have made “Story Ornaments” a beloved family tradition.
Are you feeling excited but also overwhelmed by the new school year? In a recent article entitled “This School Year, I’m Cutting Myself Some Slack,” author Victoria Fedden offers some wisdom to mothers for avoiding getting “manic” in our goal-setting at this time of year.