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A Hidden Family Destination: Tuckerton Seaport

Tuckerton Seaport is seriously a hidden Gem, that has soared from very little, to an amazing travel destination! And it's not just a family destination—our pack of five adult women spent two full fun-packed days.

Last Minute Halloween? Slacker Mom’s Got You

The key to creating a simple, last-minute Halloween ensemble is to embrace your inner slacker. Halloween is all about having fun. If costumes are stressing you, you’re missing the point. If KIDS are stressing you ABOUT costumes… Well, we feel your pain. Besides the very specific easy costume ideas in...

Why I Choose My Children’s Halloween Costumes

I have chosen my children's Halloween costumes every year to date. Are they involved in the process? Yes. Do they make the final decision? No.

Accepting Who We Are is in This Moment

Sometimes we have these painful seasons in our lives that don’t ever seem to end.

Ten Things They Don’t Tell You When You Take a Disney Cruise

This year's #DisneySMMC was a land and sea celebration where we got to partake in amazing experiences at Disney World. Then we hopped the Magical Express and hit Cape Canaveral to experience a Disney Cruise!! 

In Offense of the Word “Tard”

If it’s not retarded, it might be "short bus" or even a word so seemingly benign as “special”. But make no mistake—there’s no love behind these words.

Hiking with Kids and Actually Having Fun!

We like to get out and explore, and hiking is one of the best ways to do it.  With a little bit of preparation, it can even be fun!

Dear Mom and Dad (A Letter from Your ADHD Kid)

The first day of school has just passed. You adjusted my IEP at the end of last year and requested that I get the teacher who also has a son with ADHD.

Five Things To Think About Before Your First Family Camping Trip

While there were plenty of things we did right on our first family camping trip, there are plenty of others we could have done better.

When It Comes to the Environment, Small Changes Add Up

I've been watching news about our climate crisis for a while. It terrifies me. I have kids, I want grandkids, and I want them safe.