Teen Tip Tuesday-Halloween Costumes for Teens

1 Oct

Halloween Costumes at Helicopter Mom and Just Plane Dad

Costumes are always a big deal at our house.  Beloved has enjoyed picking out her outfit for as long as I can remember.  It’s fun for her and offers a great bonding moment between us as we spend the day shopping for just the right look.   What will your teen be wearing for Halloween […]

Mom Monday-Baby’s First Halloween: Costume Struggle is Real

30 Sep

Costume time on Helicopter Mom and Just Plane Dad

Halloween is one of my favorite times of the year. We didn’t get a lot of trick or treater’s while growing up in the country, but as a kid we would get even larger candy hauls from the houses we did go to. Now that I live in the suburbs I am really excited to […]

Kids shouldn’t eat junk food (all the time) and why I always pack our lunches…

4 Sep

Back to School lunch bag hacks by Helicopter Mom and Just Plane Dad

Since our Beloved was always too shy to wait in the lunch line with other children, the obvious choice was to make her lunch every day.  That’s right, every single day.  She’s a picky child that only eats certain foods and only if they aren’t touching.  People always tell me she’ll grow out of it; […]

Is your kid driving yet?

21 Aug

Safe driving tips for teens from Helicopter Mom and Just Plane Dad

Something, dare I say magical, happens during the summer after 9th grade.  My Beloved ended the school year as a kid happy to be driven around the world by her parents.  Seemingly overnight, she started talking about permits, driver’s licenses, buying a car and sweet, sweet teenage freedom.  She couldn’t have cared less about driving, […]

Mom Monday-Making the Back to School Transition Smoother

19 Aug

Kids walking back to school with backpacks.

Summer vacation comes to an end eventually.  The new school year will kick off before you know it.  Parents and kids should start preparing several days (ahem weeks) in advance for an easy back to school transition.  There’s also a few things that can be done during the first few weeks of school that will […]

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