Tips for Helping Dad Bond with Baby

Tips for Helping Dad Bond with Baby

Tips for Helping Dad Bond with Baby It appears a lot of new parenting advice out there is for moms only. What about the dads? Dads can help just as much as moms do, you just need to give them a chance. In honor of giving dads more credit and helping them bond more with babies, ...

Disney’s Dream Big, Princess Comes to Life

Dream Big Princess Encouraging Kids to Follow their Dreams from This Mama Loves

Disney's "Dream Big, Princess" Comes to Life This post is sponsored by Disney. All opinions are my own. As a child, I was surrounded by so many amazing women that helped to instill in me the strengths and values I have today, including my mother, who was a lawyer before many women were involved in law. I ...

Tween Skin Care Routine: Teaching your tween the importance of skin care

Tween Skin Care Routine This Mama Loves

Tween Skin Care Routine: Teaching your tween the importance of skin care This post was sponsored by Johnson & Johnson and I received complimentary products to facilitate my post. I am disclosing this in accordance with the Federal Trade Commissions (FTC) guidelines concerning the use of endorsements and testimonials in advertising. All thoughts and opinions are my own. My oldest is ...

 National Drug & Alcohol Facts WeekSM #NDAFW

This post brought to you by National Institute on Drug Abuse. The content and opinions expressed below are that of this mama loves. With one child becoming a teenager this year and another in a couple of years, not to mention 3 toddlers who will follow in several years, the concern of drug and alcohol abuse ...

Family Friendly TV: Growing Up McGhee #GrowingUpMcGhee #WatchUPandWin

 “This post is sponsored by UP TV; however, all thoughts and opinions are my own.” Our life is never dull.  With a house full of kids I don't think dull, quiet, or boring is ever a proper description for our life.  We often compare having 3 boys each a year apart with what it might be ...

Last Minute Christmas Gift Printables for Teachers and Friends

Last Minute Christmas Gift Printables for Teachers and Friends

Both of the older kids are in middle school now and they both have 7 teachers (luckily a few of them are the same) plus a really great, no make that incredible secretary and principal that I think it's important to let know we appreciate at the holidays.  They also have friends they want to ...

My Teen Got To Go Big And Release Her Inner Rock Star!

This post is produced in collaboration with Yoplait Go Big, but the content and opinions expressed here are my own. Yoplait Go Big provided me the product and stipend for this partnership. As a mom, I want my kids to get the best out of life. And I mean in every aspect, whether it is school, ...

Inspire Kids to Gift Kindness at the Holidays #NorthPoleNinjas #giveaway

Teaching Kids to Gift Kindness at Christmas

Inspire Kids to Gift Kindness at the Holidays with North Pole Ninjas Bring kindness back to Christmas! Thanks to our friends at Penguin Young Readers for sponsoring today's post about inspiring kids to gift kindness. I'm always up for reading new books, and when it comes to kids' Christmas themed books, I'm a sucker. I won't even lie. ...

Teaching Your Daughter How to Be Kind to Others

Teaching your daughter how to be kind to others from This Mama Loves blog

 This post is sponsored by American Girl®.  All opinions are my own. Teaching Your Daughter How to Be Kind to Others Being kind to others is not something everyone is born with. However, as a mom to a little girl, I want to teach my daughter to be kind. Sometimes, though, this isn’t as easy as it ...

Making the Switch to Store Brand Baby Formula

Making the Switch to Store Brand Baby Formula

It’s no secret that having a baby is expensive.  There is a lot of gear to buy ahead of time and things to do to make sure your home is ready for a baby or another baby if you already have one.  Then, there are the expenses once baby is here, like diapers, wipes, etc. Feeding ...