Parenting on Hard Mode (or, How to Tell Your Kids You’re “Crazy.”) [Guest Post Days]

Confession time. I’m crazy. Not the “oh man, mama’s gonna lose it because you left your socks on the floor again!” kind of crazy. I’m the “just spend a month under psychiatric care for bipolar disorder” crazy. As I say, I’m certified. I’ve got the doctor’s notes to prove it. And what’s more, I come by it honestly. For those that …

How a Pet Can Bring Your Family Closer (Guest Post Days)

The decision of getting a pet for your home is one difficult call to make, especially if you are already burdened with too many responsibilities. No matter what the husband or kids say, deep down we mums do know that taking care of the new family member will be our job. Before making the call, …

5 Ways For Stay at Home Moms to Keep Their Sanity (Guest Post Days)

The joy of motherhood is one of the biggest blessings in the world. It is an exciting journey that brings you happiness and teaches you what selfless love truly means, but it sure does come with its own set of challenges. Many amazing mums have to take the plunge and give up their careers for …

Still Healing: Lessons I Learned from Toxic Relationships (Guest Post Days)

My friend is pissed. She just learned that a guy she’s been interested in for the last year or so isn’t who she thought he was. I have my cell cradled between my shoulder and ear and all I can do right now is listen. She’s in a rage and I can’t blame her. It …

7 ways to motivate your kid to brush their teeth (Guest Post Days)

You know that brushing your child’s teeth or having your child brush is important.  You want them to brush, but they just won’t do it.   Before you lose your cool let’s talk about some ways to motivate your child to brush their teeth.  Big kids around the age of 4-7 are an interesting group.  They …

5 Simple Tips to Curb Your Child’s Cursing (Guest Post Days)

I don’t have just a trucker’s mouth; I have a 60-year-old, 3 packs of cigarettes a day, whiskey on his breath, wife named Darlene, trucker’s mouth. I was never allowed to say bad words as a kid and would never dream of it. Now I am an adult, and I guess my mouth is trying …

Roadschooling 102: 8 Tips For The First-Time Homeschooling Parent (Guest Post Days)

Making the decision to homeschool your child is not one usually made lightly. Many families pray and pine over their choice. Will my child become socially awkward? Will my child feel like they missed out? Will my child fall into poor choices if they stay in public school? Does my child need more one-on-one academic …

Should I Stay Home with the Kids? (Guest Post Days)

So you want to know if being a Stay-at-Home Mom or Dad is right for you? Hi, my name is Anna Havens (from Momma Bird Blog). I just want to thank Savannah for letting me guest post! I am a Stay-at-Home Mom of 3 little boys. It is honestly so hard, but I love being …

Pushing Back the Darkness – Bringing awareness to Human trafficking in America (Guest Post Days)

Human Trafficking is just one more nightmare America is trying to combat. It is the third fastest growing crime only behind weapon and drug trafficking and all three go hand in hand.  Human trafficking is both sex and labor trafficking.  It is a form of modern-day slavery that occurs around the world and in the …

Overcoming The Major Struggles of Being A Single Mom (Guest Post Days)

Finances This is the biggest struggle that I have found as a single mum, as well as other mothers out there that I have interacted with. When you are a single parent, you are relying solely on your own income. Raising a child can be quite expensive, and doing it alone financially speaking is even …