Help Your Kids Sleep Tight Before School Starts

Help Your Kids Sleep Tight

*Help Your Kids Sleep Tight Before School Starts is a guest post. If you are interested in writing for A Modern Mom’s Life, please visit my Guest Posting page.*   During the summer, it’s easy to forget how hard youngsters have it these days. They spend upwards of seven hours a day in school, and that’s followed […]

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7 Back To School Tips From A Working Mom

Back to School Tips from a Working Mom

My life as a working mom doesn’t change much from school year to summer, and back again.  We still get up routinely, get out the door, collect the kids after camp, and make dinner after long days at work.  The days have a little less structure, and we do take some time off, but really […]

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Milestones We Love But Are Rarely Celebrated

Milestones we love

As our children grow we celebrate so many milestones.  But once they’ve begun to walk and talk, it seems the celebrating stops.  I want to keep noticing, and talking about, the mini milestones that keep happening through our parenting lives. My daughters are much older now, but there are still little things that happen in […]

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6 Fun Rainy Day Learning Activities

6 Fun Rainy Day Learning Activities is a guest post. If you are interested in writing for A Modern Mom’s Life, please visit my Guest Posting page.   Just because the rain is falling on a day they’re not in school is not reason to deprive your kids of the benefits of learning.  In this post, we’ll […]

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5 Things to do After Your Child is Sick

After your child is sick

As a mom, watching my girls suffer through an illness is heartbreaking.  Thankfully, now that they are older, we can usually get through it with communication and a few naps.  But what about after your child is sick? I’m sharing some of the cleaning tips I use to (hopefully) avoid anyone else getting sick.  Truth […]

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5 Ways to Spend Quality Time with Kids

Quality Time with Kids

5 Ways to Spend Quality Time with Kids is a guest post.  If you are interested in writing for A Modern Mom’s Life, please visit my Guest Posting page.   We live in hectic times. Parents are juggling heavy workloads and family lives, and those parents in general deserve a standing ovation, because sometimes we don’t […]

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