Parent Humor

Bless your sweet, over-protecting heart

Bless your sweet, over-protecting heart

Originally printed in the pages of Simply Family Magazine’s September 2017 issue. Never miss an issue, check out SFM’s digital editions, here!  article by Rebecca Stewart Particularly in the early stages of parenting, some might say that moms can be…Just a touch, shall we say, control freakish when it comes to our children. Case in point: […]

Resolutions for the New School Year

Resolutions for the New School Year

Ahhh, the start of a new school year. (Mommies and Daddies everywhere rejoice!) Not that I don’t love my children, because I obviously do, but this tired mama — with a newborn mind you — needs a little break. You feel me? Because I am a glutton for punishment, I put together this small list […]

Mom’s top 8 3rd grade lessons learned

Mom’s top 8 3rd grade lessons learned

With that beautiful last day of school looming, it’s time again for this mama to reflect on the lessons I’ve learned this 3rd grade year (a tradition started back in kindergarten). This schoolyear was a bit of a rollercoaster ride for our girl, and every time my mama bear worries threatened to overwhelm, my husband […]

Stages of Parenting

Stages of Parenting

from the pages of the September 2015 issue of Simply Family Magazine. Check out the digital edition, here! Parenthood is quite the rollercoaster, isn’t it? Pre kids there are so many things we think and assume – a.k.a. the lies we tell ourselves. Number 1 being that we are ready for this great big adventure! […]

Tales of a Not-So-SuperMom: Where’s My Cape?

Tales of a Not-So-SuperMom: Where’s My Cape?

from the pages of the August 2015 issue of Simply Family Magazine. Check out the digital edition, here!  Remember the “Super Friends” cartoon? It would come on Saturdays at 6am, and I would be sitting in front of the TV clad in Holly Hobby pj’s awaiting the weekly adventures of the Justice League: Wonder Woman, […]