Talking To Your Daughter About Her Period

talking to your daughter about her period

When I was of THAT age, when it was time to talk to me about the birds, the bees, and my monthly visitor, my mom took me to the museum and then had me read a series of encyclopedia type books all about a woman’s body. I never finished those books, so I know a […]


Five Things Girls Need To Know Before Fifth Grade

five things girls need to know before fifth grade

My daughter starts fifth grade in two weeks. I remember when we were walking her to school in Kindergarten, and I saw the fifth graders walking on their own. “Mom,” she asked, “Can I walk to school without you?” I promised her when she got to fifth grade, I would let her. Now, I am […]

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We Went Totally Dark For Dinner!

dark for dinner

This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Dixie for IZEA. All opinions are 100% mine. Well, last week I told you guys about how my family was going #DarkForDinner. As in, no cell phones and no electronics at the table. Just us, and food. And that’s it. Wow. I thought it would […]