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New Year isn’t just for resolutions; it’s for pondering the past

27 Dec

new year's eve celebration

Helicopter Mom and Just Plane Dad New Year’s has a hard act to follow.  Who wants to go after Christmas in the holiday department?  While it’s true that the start of a new year won’t get the kid’s vote, for us as parents, it’s become a very important holiday. I have always enjoyed that feeling […]

Mom Monday- Recapturing Christmas

25 Dec

Recapturing Christmas on Helicopter Mom and Just Plane Dad

Whoosh.  There goes Halloween in a mad rush of costumes and pumpkin carving and too much sugar.  And then bam, Thanksgiving is upon us.  Recapturing Christmas is essential.  If we don’t stop and take a deep breath, Christmas will be over before we know it. And that would be a shame.  Because I truly believe […]

Last Minute Shopping Made Easy!

23 Dec

Personalized holiday shopping on Helicopter Mom and Just Plane Dad

The holidays are a special time of year when friends and family have the opportunity to exchange meaningful gifts with one another during this important season of giving. Such gifts are sentimental items that show just how much someone truly cares. Unfortunately, choosing the right gift can be quite stressful when there are so many […]

Mom Monday-The Great Christmas Tree Hunt

18 Dec

The Great Christmas Tree Hunt on Helicopter Mom and Just Plane Dad

A holiday tradition is defined as a belief or behavior that is passed down and has a symbolic meaning from the past. Our family mission is to make laughter a priority in each holiday tradition we have. The possibilities in our family seem to be endless.  Here’s our tale on the great Christmas tree hunt. […]

Mom Monday-What Does Christmas Look Like To You?

13 Dec

What Does Christmas Look Like to You on Helicopter Mom and Just Plane Dad

I’ve always loved the song “It’s Beginning to Look A Lot Like Christmas”.  I’m not sure if that’s the official name, but it’s what I’ve always called it; mainly because those are the only words I can ever seem to remember.  I’ve never let it hold me back though.  I belt that one line out […]

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