Passionate About Northwest Arkansas
and the Moms Who Live Here

Holiday RSS feed for this section

VALENTINES DAY

Valentine’s Gifts for a Tired Mom

Dear Sweet, loving and kind husband, Valentine’s Day is upon us. So, just in case you are at a loss for great gifts for me this V-Day,  I have some ideas for you. Any one of these, to me, is better than a box of chocolates and a dozen roses. Those gifts mentioned are always appreciated, of course, […]

Continue Reading
christmas-child

What Your Kids Really Want This Holiday Season

If you’re like me, when mid-November rolls around you start looking at the calendar and mentally preparing for all the holiday “things” that are coming up in December.  Before the Thanksgiving turkey is even cleared from the table, you’ve committed to family Christmas card pictures, holiday work parties, school Christmas performances, and church events–all of […]

Continue Reading
gift-1808813_1920

Giving, Not Just Getting

It is so easy to get caught up in the excitement and fun that comes with getting gifts at Christmas, especially as a young child. Can you blame them? It is so much fun to open gifts and play with new things. The wish lists to Santa, Mom and Dad, grandparents, aunts, and uncles are […]

Continue Reading
navigation-1048294_640

Dealing with Motion Sick Kids

If you’re lucky like me (insert sarcastic font), you have a child whose stomach does not appreciate being in moving vehicles for long periods of time, and reminds you of this frequently by upheaving the contents of said stomach all over your poor child’s lap. Or your lap. Or both. After dealing with my own […]

Continue Reading
christmas-present-596300_640

Christmas Gifts for Teacher

With the holidays upon us, it’s time to start thinking about gifts for all the special people in our lives. Coming up with gifts for teachers these days can send you into a Pinterest searching frenzy and cost you way more money AND time than you were wanting to spend. When buying gifts, I try and […]

Continue Reading