Summer Activities for Teens

Summer vacation is upon us, which leaves me searching for some good summer activities for teens. All I can think about is the chaos that's about to ensue with both boys home all day, every day. Don't get me wrong, I love spending some extra time with them and having a more relaxed schedule. But,...
June 12, 2018
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Tips to Involve Your Kids in Spring Cleaning

Resourceful Mommy may earn a commission on any purchases made through links in this post. Our opinions are our own. Spring cleaning is a big project that often leaves us feeling overwhelmed. Just looking at our spring cleaning checklist makes us tired. At least that’s the vibe I got from the group of moms who…

May 2, 2018
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Kids Crafts and Activities for Spring and Easter Roundup

  Spring break and the Easter season are upon us and parents are on the hunt for crafty ideas to keep little hands busy. I know my kids will be home on break soon and informing me regularly just how bored they are. Whether you’re looking for a fun Easter craft for kids or searching…

March 23, 2018
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Spending One-on-One Time with Children

  Parents with multiple kids know just how tough it can be to get one-on-one time with their children, individually. This is a challenge I face often and have had to get creative to find time alone with each of my boys. Everyone has a list of activities and responsibilities to take care of, plus…

March 16, 2018
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Helping Kids Manage Expectations

Our family has been involved in some sort of recreational sports program as long as I can remember. The kids love being a part of a team and I love all of the wonderful life lessons they learn from participating in sports. As in most rec teams, everyone makes the team and everyone gets a…

March 9, 2018
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Spring Break Staycation Ideas

  Spring break season is almost here! Schools across the country are getting ready to close their doors for a much-awaited break for kids and teachers and many families are planning vacations and getaways. Other families, like mine, are staying home during spring break and are on the lookout for fun ideas to keep the…

March 1, 2018
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Conversations with Kids about Violence and Tragedy

The whole country is talking since the tragic shooting last week in a high school in Florida. There are heated debates on how we can better protect our children in schools. These conversations are extremely important and, while I don’t want to turn this post into that debate, they absolutely need to happen to make…

February 23, 2018
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