Family, Food, Mom Life, Parenting

5 School Lunch Ideas the Whole Family Will Love

How is it time for the kids to go back to school? Here in our area, some schools went back as early as the end of July!Sissy started school last week and I have been contemplating how to change up her usual lunch. So, I started thinking about the kinds of food I like to… Continue reading 5 School Lunch Ideas the Whole Family Will Love

Education, Eye Health, Family, Mom Life, Parenting

When Should Your Child Get An Eye Exam?

Eye Exams... no one really likes them but they are so important! As a new parent, I would have never known when was the right time. Maybe before kindergarten or only if she complained of eye issues. Explore when to get your childs first eye exam and how often to follow up.

Opinion

When Will This Stop: One Mom’s Views of the Recent School Shootings

December 1997 and April 1999 will forever be etched in my mind because a student (students in the case of Columbine) walked into their school and caused a senseless tragedy. Here we are, twenty years later, having the same types of conversations we were then. Why?!?! I want to scream that word out loud every time I see another tragedy unfold in another school in another town. I want to understand why this keeps happening without our political leaders taking steps to curtail these tragedies. We, as parents, should not be afraid to send our children to school.