Archive for the ‘Parenting’ Category

Pregnant while boating . . .with toddlers

May 21st, 2017
living on a boat with kids

So many people have asked me what it’s like to be pregnant, with two toddlers, and living on a boat. I’ve been asked numerous times when I would […]

9 Tips for getting your Picky Toddler to Eat

April 18th, 2017
picky toddler

For toddlers, what and how much they are willing to eat may vary daily. This capricious behavior is due in large part to their ambivalence about independence, and […]

Building the Mommy Village

March 7th, 2017
mommy village

Congratulations! You’ve had your new baby, and are headed home to recover and start your new life as a mother. So now that you are officially a member […]

Educational Outdoor Activities for Kids

November 5th, 2016

Summer might be over, but in Reno that doesn’t mean you are chased indoors by cold weather! Here are some great, educational activities you can do with your […]

3 Tips for Back-to-School Success

September 16th, 2016
back-to-school

Making the transition from summer mode to back-to-school mode is much easier when you take key steps along the way. If your family has two working parents, you […]

Teaching Children the Value of Money and Hard Work

June 17th, 2016

Guest post by Tracey Clayton, full time mom of three girls. As soon as they can count, kids get in touch with the material world and learn about money. […]

Father’s Day Gift Ideas

June 11th, 2016

Here are some great Father’s Day gift ideas that for the most part encourage healthy habits (and you can order these gifts last minute!). For All Dads: Watches: […]