5 Things to buy your soon to be TEENAGER!

I told my son to give me a list of 5 things he wants for his 13th Birthday! I thought a few of them were too good not to share. So I guess these are gift ideas for any parent who is looking for some gifts for their soon to be 13 year old. He is at that “in between” stage. He’s not too hip with teenage things, meaning the language and things teenagers do, but he isn’t that oh[Read more]

How Do I Spend Time with my Teenage Son?

How do I spend time with my teenage son?! I just do it! It’s one of my main priorities in life right now. I try and make pancakes at least once a week. Pancakes are one of his favorite foods. He is usually in a great mood while eating them, so it allows us to have very open conversations. So making his favorite foods is always a plus! I also make a point to show interest in the things he enjoys. If[Read more]

Here’s to 2017

2016 was a year of first and change for my favorite son and I. We figured out he was born in the wrong era. He is really an 80s kid deep down. He loves everything 80s, ie Wonder Years! One of my favorite shows growing up. We binged watched the show for about two weeks straight! I learned to love everything about my hair. Every single frizzy thing. He tried his hand at two elements of hip hop, dancing and[Read more]

Last week of the Summer?!!

It’s no secret that I love it when my son is carefree and living his 7th grade life on his terms. It’s what the joys of summer are all about, right?  When he’s most happy, it makes my life much easier. I enjoy our interactions more in the summer; we always seems to have more time. We don’t feel stressed. We aren’t on strict schedules. He gets to sleep as long as he needs/wants, and I’m more relaxed. It’s the summer,[Read more]

First Post

Hi Everyone, Welcome to my blog! I’m officially a “MOMMY BLOGGER“. I’ve been absent from the blogosphere for some years now, and I’ve really missed it. Last year when I made up my mind that I would blog, I couldn’t find my niche. I watched 100s of youtube vidoes, read 100s of blogs, and still couldn’t find it! Well, I’ve found it! I’ve decided to combine my passion for motherhood, with my favorite person, my teenage son. He starts 7th grade in[Read more]