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How Broccoli and Tater Tots Are Helping End Hunger

NWAMB is thrilled to partner with Produce for Kids to bring you these kid-approved, nutrient packed recipes! Today your child likes carrots. Tomorrow, they’re the most disgusting things their eyes have ever beheld and not only will they turn their nose up at them if offered, they’ll violently convulse if carrots are anywhere within the […]

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Wanted: Cool Mom Friend For My Tribe

Mom of four boys,  self-proclaimed cool, laid-back and easy-going seeks other cool moms who want to have play dates with alcohol. For us, obviously.  Applicants must enjoy dinners without children. But, must also enjoy barbecues with children. In addition, this person should enjoy adult conversation at late night dinner parties while the kids play away from us. Must be […]

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Slavery Still Exists..and It’s Not So Far Away

Slavery Still Exists..And Not So Far Away. February 23, 2017 Today is a day like any other day, at least in most ways. However, today there is one more step to do outside of the normal getting ready routine… I pause to draw a big RED Χ on my hand. Each February, End It Movement sponsors […]

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Read to your kids. It’s just that simple.

Read to your kids. It may be the #1  most important parenting tool. I recently read a great article by Ruth Bader Ginsberg about raising trail-blazing daughters. You may have seen this post summarizing Ginsberg’s article floating around Facebook. Here is her original article as well. Ginsberg mentions “fostering a love of reading” in girls before anything else. While […]

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Raising Boys: Pros and Cons

My parents raised five girls.  My older sister had three girls.  So when my husband and I heard the words “outdoor plumbing” at our 20-week ultrasound, we were over the moon.  We had prayed so hard to have a little boy, and our prayers had been answered.  I remember reaching over to hold my husband’s […]

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