Tatted Mom’s Guide to NOT Screwing Up Your Kids: Colorful Parenting Tips from a Colorful Mother

26 Oct

tatted mom's guide to not screwing up your kids

I received a complimentary copy of this book to read and give my honest opinion about.  IMHO, it’s freakin’ awesome! Let me start off by saying that this is a very busy time of year and my usual routine of reading 3 books each week is laid to rest in an attempt to get caught […]

Teen Tip Tuesday-Fear of the dark

25 Oct

Watching scary movies with Helicopter Mom and Just Plane Dad

Halloween is full of scary movies, scary books, haunting sounds and intense costumes.  Even for the most thrill seeking teen, it can cause fear.  Fear of the dark or being alone in the dark is called Nyctophobia and teens can still experience this. If you notice that your teen is having difficulty with the scary […]

10 tips to keep your child healthy this school year (‘cuz MoMs so want their kiddies feeling great)

24 Oct

10 tips to keep your child healthy on Helicopter Mom and Just Plane Dad

What are the words that children dread more than anything? Summer’s over! Although the long, lazy days and fun-filled nights are over, this doesn’t mean that school should interrupt your child’s healthy living regimen. We have compiled 10 tips to keep your child healthy this school year.   Sleep, Sleep, Sleep Sleep is one of […]

Halloween Memories that make me smile year after year.

22 Oct

halloween pumpkins

Halloween is one of my family’s favorite holidays.  The weather starts to get cooler, which is always a welcome respite.  It starts our year end feeding frenzy; candy, turkey and Christmas cookies. We always get together with the extended family to eat dinner then head out to troll the neighborhood in search of sugar laden […]

The Bubblegum Princess

19 Oct

bubblegum princess katy

I was ecstatic to receive a complimentary copy of Julie Gribble’s book, Bubblegum Princess, to review.  Julie Gribble is a fun author with an obvious love of the Royal Family.  Her book, Bubblegum Princesss regales the tale of Katy, a witty, kind and brilliant girl, who is obsessed with blowing bubbles.  Really, what kid isn’t? […]