We love these essential oils for our children!

We love these essential oils for our children!

Essential Oils for Kids’ Ailments A part of raising well-rounded children includes raising healthy children. We here at The Mommies are all about keeping our kids as healthy as possible and using natural methods (when possible) to do so. One of my first experiences with an essential oil goes a little something like this: Before […]

What Would a Modern-Day Easter Look Like?

What Would a Modern-Day Easter Look Like?

My husband teaches 7th grade boys’ Sunday School class at our church.  Just a couple weeks ago, he and I were talking about how its’ hard sometimes for children to understand the context of the Bible (as it is for adults too) since it was written so long ago.  In fact, the Old Testament began […]

9 Creative Ways to Teach the Alphabet

Since becoming a stay-at-home-mom, I have my seven-month old and three year old home with me. Since my three year old is no longer in daycare, I have been trying to keep her in the learning and social loop.  We’ve been recently focusing on ABCs, which can honestly get boring for her (since a three-year-old’s […]

Play The Question Game With Your Kids

Play The Question Game With Your Kids

Since having baby #2, I haven’t had as much time to journal all the cute things my kids are doing and saying. With my first, it was much easier to find the time. I try to make a point to sit down and write about each of them every month, but it just doesn’t always […]

8 Ways to Leave a Godly Legacy For Your Chidren

8 Ways to Leave a Godly Legacy For Your Chidren

Leave a Godly Legacy In Your Home How do you want to be remembered? You will be remembered in some way, so how will that be? What is it that you will pass on to your children? Is there someone in your family that you looked up to? Someone who was a role model to […]

One Simple Trick That Gives Patience and Helps Your Children to Behave Better

One Simple Trick That Gives Patience and Helps Your Children to Behave Better

Do this one simple thing that takes one second to gain more patience and to gain more responsiveness from your children. Do you ever feel like you’re going mad asking your toddler over and over and over to do the same thing? Do you feel like a broken record asking them to brush their teeth […]

Patience is a choice – choose joy

Patience is a choice – choose joy

I’m in the trenches this week with my little ones. One is fighting sleep, waking every hour, feeling separation anxiety and crying… a lot! The other is slightly regressing, wanting to be the baby, whining versus using her words and wanting me… a lot! Both kids are acting jealous of one another and at the […]

Fly With Your Children Stress Free

Fly With Your Children Stress Free

Tips to Make Flying With Children Stress Free Traveling with children, as fun as it can be, can also be a daunting task.  I just flew with my two littles and wanted to share some tips with you that I learned on-the-go. These tips will hopefully help to to keep your little one happy while […]

Increase Your Breast Milk Supply

Increase Your Breast Milk Supply

Increase Your Breast Milk Supply With These Tips   Most nursing mothers go through it at some point:  a decrease in our milk supply.  It’s usually caused by one or several things, which can include birth control, stress, sickness, dieting, and sometimes the reason is unknown.  I recently went through a period where my breast […]