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We have just finished another season of youth football in my house, and, once again, I am feeling a certain kind of way. I am grateful for a break; we all need it. I'm relieved to see the late nights...
Being a teacher and a mom definitely has its benefits. My favorite thing students ask me is, "Ms. Woodard, when are we going to actually use this in the real world?" (Which is a very valid question.) When we are...
Subtle Shift from the Little Kid Phase I'm sure many will relate, but when my children were younger I rarely indulged and did things for the sake of my own personal fulfillment. Either I was zapped of energy or overstimulated...
I started volunteering at my kids' schools about seven years ago. Volunteering has been fun, exciting, and rewarding; sometimes it's stressful and exhausting. I have gained friends who are great resources on homework, announcements, carpool, and general kid life....
My kids are now 7 and 2, so the baby days are behind me. What I have often said to my husband is that we should have used our baby showers more wisely. We registered for organic cotton bed skirts...
Making school lunches for kids seems like an easy task, right? A Lunchable here, a turkey sandwich there . . . But even with my best intentions, sometimes my tiny human still comes home and says, "I didn’t like...
The other day, my six-year old came home from school and asked me with big eyes: “Mommy, did you know a man took a gun and shot many, many people. They are all dead. Is this true?” Sadly, my...
Ahh … Fall. Fall not only means the beginning of school, pretty leaves, and novelty lattes, it also means the start of extracurricular activities and sports! If your little one (or older one) is starting dance classes this year,...
August is here, which means that school has either started or is right around the corner for you! Here are some tips and tricks to make your school mornings easier. 1. Start the night before. School outfits can be a...
Back to school shopping shouldn't be hard.  But for some reason, this year has been awful.  I have a 14-year-old son and 9-year-old daughter. . . and what a difference in these two.  For my son, he still wears anything I lay...

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Spring is right around the corner, and we are all looking for some fun things to do. If the east end of Birmingham interests...
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