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I’m all about making life easier when possible. As moms we are juggling a million things and making lunches for […]

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A quick reminder before we get started that our FREE positive parenting webinars with TODAY Show parenting contributor Amy McCready are […]

image source When you think “kid-friendly holiday”, New Year’s Eve probably isn’t the first thing that springs to mind.  But […]

Happy New Year everyone!  How was your New Year’s Eve?  If you’re an MPMK facebook fan, then you already know […]

I’ve shared here before that our son goes to an all outdoor preschool, but only briefly.  In case you missed […]

One of my boys was blessed with my very over active imagination, which can be fun during the day, but […]

Like it or not, it’s back-to-school time.  Just as you prep your kids with new clothes and school supplies, now […]

Before we dive in today, I wanted to give you a quick update on the site’s redesign. We are tenatively […]

Ever since sharing with you guys about parents swapping cliff notes (and your resounding positive response to the idea), I […]

The books pictured above have been taking up residence on my nightstand for as long as I can remember, and […]

‘Tis the season of the runny nose.  The worst part about this time of year isn’t the sick kids, it’s […]

photo via The Busy Budgeting Mama   I’ve got something very exciting to announce: “The meal plan is coming! The […]

We’ve been struggling a bit with typical 3 year old power struggles around here lately.  I’ve been wracking my brain […]

Hi friends, are you all enjoying a day off today?  We got a good dump of snow this weekend – […]