Speak and spell – A.K.A. Speak like the devil. Teddy Ruxpin – creepy bear that would read stories. Not sure about yours, but mine had some kind of a short. It would be 2am and all of a sudden “read with me”. Etch-a-sketch – everyone had that one friend that could make the freaking Mona… Continue reading Top bizarre toys our kids will never fully appreciate:
We often take time for granted. It’s not that we don’t care, or even that we’re not aware we’re missing out. It really comes down to priorities. And like it or not sometimes fun ends up being at the bottom of that list. But sometimes we take time for granted when evaluating our priorities, because… Continue reading Consider this
Tips and tricks for camping with kids. Plus directions for fun dice games!
So every year, the family goes elk hunting. Up until last year, we really didn’t go as a full family, it was more the men, and their accommodations were less than inviting. Last year we purchased a new camp trailer. I’m in love with it. We opted for the Murphy bed option and back bedroom… Continue reading Elk Camp – What’s a Beta mom to do?
Son (Screaming from the hall bathroom): Mom come look at my bubbles! Me: That’s so awesome buddy! Honey, don’t ride the dog (Great Dane), she’ll buck you off Buddy, why are your clothes on backwards? (Son “changes”) Dude! Your shirt is still backwards! Ok, new rule, look at your tags before leaving your bedroom. Where… Continue reading Top 10 Mom conversations I never expected to have
we are all doing the best we can with what we have, and working our booties off to balance it all. Hintz, I’ve developed tricks of the trade.
Beta-mom is the MacGyver of motherhood. Give her a bobby pin, baby wipes, and some paper, and she can save the world.