Epic Mommy Adventures

Traffic Jam Weekend Linky Party #92

WELCOME TO TRAFFIC JAM WEEKEND LINKY PARTY #92! Show us your old posts and more on Traffic Jam Weekend! Come on in to link up, share, and learn something with us. #trafficjamweekend   For any newcomers to Traffic Jam Weekend, this weekly linky party is all about linking up your old posts so you can get some new comments and traffic. To the frequent TJW visitors, thanks for always linking up.     The bloggers bringing this fabulous party to you: Kimberly … [Read more...]

4 Mobile Apps Every Parent with Teens Should Use {Guest Post}

Typical modern teenagers are constantly preoccupied with their mobile phones. Parents often complain about not knowing what these gadgets are being used so extensively for. If you are new to parenting a teenager, be assured that you’ll come across several other parents who’ll tell you that it isn’t going to be easy. Nowadays, teens prefer being treated like adults at an earlier age. They don’t appreciate it when parents invade their privacy and wish to be left to their devices. Today’s teens … [Read more...]

Happy Earth Day on Turn It Up Tuesday

Welcome to a new week on Turn It Up Tuesday everyone! Thank you so much for celebrating Easter with us here on Turn It Up Tuesday - we loved all of the amazing Easter and Spring-related posts! This week, we're celebrating Earth Day, which is scheduled for Saturday, April 22nd. Please be sure to share some of your "green" posts with us! We'd like to thank you in advance for partying with us and sharing all of your amazing posts with us - we LOVE checking them all out!  If you've been here … [Read more...]

Pregnancy Troubles: What Does It Mean When You’re Having Difficulty Breathing? {Guest Post}

  As any biological mother knows, pregnancy has its ups and downs. When my sister-in-law was pregnant last year, she had a lot of trouble breathing, and I was fortunate enough to be able to spend a lot of time with her during that time and help her get through it. Breathing and Pregnancy One of the things that we did was visit a clinic where we learned the body needs a lot of oxygen during pregnancy. The body knows that you need more oxygen, and it begins to increase the production … [Read more...]

Happy Easter from Turn It Up Tuesday!

Welcome to a new week on Turn It Up Tuesday everyone! It is always a pleasure to have you join us this week, and every week! This week we are celebrating Easter!! So feel free to share your Easter crafts, treats, ideas, and more! If you don't have any Easter posts, you could always share your Spring posts! We'd like to thank you in advance for partying with us and sharing all of your amazing posts with us - we LOVE checking them all out!  If you've been here before, thank you for coming … [Read more...]

The Benefits of Having a Pet for the Well-Being of Our Children {Guest Post}

  Parents often have concerns when it comes to raising babies in a pet-friendly household. They worry about the safety of the children, bacteria, and the overall negative effects they fear growing up with an animal might have on the child. However, the experiences of parents who decide to raise kids alongside pets, as well as numerous studies, have shown the positive impact of having a pet can have on the well-being of a child, not only in the present time but even in the long-term, thus … [Read more...]

Turn It Up Tuesday #182

Welcome to a new week on Turn It Up Tuesday everyone! It is always a pleasure to have you join us this week, and every week! We'd like to thank you in advance for partying with us and sharing all of your amazing posts with us - we LOVE checking them all out!  If you've been here before, thank you for coming back!  And if you're new here...welcome! Feel free to share, share, share! We love having you! Turn It Up Tuesdays is all about being happy, excited, energetic...and having fun! Link up all … [Read more...]

How to Get Your Child Ready for Their First Day of School {Guest Post}

The first day of school is an important milestone. It is a day often marked by both excitement and apprehension. There are many ways to prepare so that everyone feels confident and prepared for day one. Read on for some great ideas about making school success a reality. Create a Literary-Rich Home Environment Make books readily available and set apart a separate area for library books. Encourage language and literacy at home by sharing family read aloud books as well as discussing individual … [Read more...]

Turn It Up Tuesday #181

Welcome to a new week on Turn It Up Tuesday everyone! Thank you for joining us last week for our Spring edition - I hope you enjoyed "springing" in to the Spring season! It is always a pleasure to have you join us this week, and every week! We'd like to thank you in advance for partying with us and sharing all of your amazing posts with us - we LOVE checking them all out!  If you've been here before, thank you for coming back!  And if you're new here...welcome! Feel free to share, share, share! … [Read more...]

Moms on the Clock: 4 Time-Saving Hacks That Will Make Motherhood Easier {Guest Post}

Out of all the jobs in the world, motherhood is the hardest job you'll ever love. As a mom, you're never off the clock and there's always something to be done. When you have younger children who need more help with chores, this can be more challenging. However, as they grow up, they'll be able to help themselves more. However, motherhood doesn't have to overwhelm you. You don't want to get into the habit of waiting for the next phase, so you can get more rest. Soak in these moments and stay on … [Read more...]