How Do You Explain News and the State of the World to Your Kids?

You Can’t Escape the News Media and specifically, social media, has changed the landscape on how we as humans get and consume our information and news. If you had any doubt about that, this past election should have made a believer out […]

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What are the Best Halloween Movies You Can Watch on Netflix?

Halloween Movies on Netflix We’ve already determined that Halloween is one of my favorite holidays and to keep rolling with that theme, I’m digging deep into the Netflix coffers to give you my favorite Halloween movies that you can queue up tonight […]

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A Letter to the Class of 2017 on Your Last, First Day of School

To My High School Senior, So here we are. The moment you’ve been waiting for and the moment I, as well as many other parents, have been dreading since your first day of Kindergarten. Today is the first day of your Senior […]

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The Family that Views Together.. Doesn’t Kill Each Other

Netflix Pairings for the Hard-to-Please Family Members It’s been a long time since my girls were young enough to spend hours in front of the TV watching their favorite shows. It’s not that they don’t do it know, it’s that they don’t really […]

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Questions Adult Children Need to Ask Their Parents

Little Mama had some surgery last week and being the dutiful (and only) daughter, I was right by her side to see her through it. It was also the first time she’s had anything major happened since before my dad passed which […]

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What Are the Random Things that Make You Happy?

The Happy Enchilada Song “That’s the way that the world goes ’round, you’re up one day – the next you’re down. It’s a half an inch of water and you think you’re gonna drown. That’s the way that the world goes ’round” […]

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#StreamTeam Binge Watching – Dragons: Race to the Edge

It’s no secret that we binge watch a lot of shows in this house. 5 summers ago it was Weeds. 2 years ago it was Breaking Bad. Last year it was Sons of Anarchy and currently it’s Orange is the New Black […]

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Throwback Thursday: Entertainment Edition with #StreamTeam!!

What are your favorite shows & movies you’re sharing with your kids? When the girls were younger, it seemed our TV was on all. the. time. One or both of us have always been fortunate enough to work from home and while […]

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Dive Into The New Season Of Mako Mermaids

This is a very special post written by a very special young lady… Everyone, say hi to Cassie who’s making her debut here today! Cassie’s a huge fan of Mako Mermaids so when she found out she was getting to do this […]

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So About That Promise to Post Every Day…

Remember my goals for this year when I said I wanted to post every day this year? Well, so far I have been successful and only missed one day last month. But… You knew there was a but coming, didn’t you? I […]

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