10 Tips for Taking Road Trips with Kids and Maintaining Your Sanity

As parents, the thought of taking road trips with kids sounds like some form of torture. I know on a normal occasion my kids will whine and cry about everything on a 5 minute drive, imagine a drive of 4 hours or more?! Road trips are going to happen so you are going to have to suck it up and deal with it. So here I offer you a few tips to save your sanity.

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Mommy & Daddy Getaway on the new Celebrity Edge

I can’t stress enough the need for a getaway when you are a stay at home mom. I’ve mentioned in the past that my husband travels A LOT for work. We actually tallied up all the time spent away and we believe he’s been gone for almost half the year. That’s a lot of time with little support as a mom. I have had to rely on my mom and brother and sister in law for some sanity saver babysitting services, but it’s nice to be able to say, “it’s your turn!” when my husband gets home from work.

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8 great Blogging resources that work for me

I don’t normally share blogging tips because i still haven’t gotten my stuff together enough to be an expert at anything. But, I can tell you that as a very busy stay at home mom, there are a few tools I use to cut down on my time and be able to focus on things like writing and my kids without having to stay glued to my computer. 

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The 6 Most Important Steps to Deal with PostPartum Depression

Dealing with being a stay at home mom is hard. I never knew how hard until I became one. I always thought being a stay at home mom would be wonderful. It is very hard, but it’s something you don’t know how difficult it can be until you are deep in the trenches of being a mother. Add depression to the difficulty of being a stay at home mom, and every day will be a challenge.

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