How to Raise an Adult Book Review

As the parent of several adults and near adults, I was excited to be asked to review Julie Lythcott-Haims’ newest book, How to Raise an Adult, Break Free of the Overparenting Trap and Prepare Your Kid For Success.  As a  Clever Girls Collective Member, I received a complementary copy in exchange for this review.   Overall, this book was an interesting read as Ms Lythcott-Haims brings up many valid points. Our kids have become an over-scheduled,  over-monitored generation. We as parents need to back off and let them do things […]

Visiting the Florida Aquarium

  Living in Tampa Bay gives us so many great options when we are looking for something to do with the kids. Recently we traveled to the Florida Aquarium after a visit to our favorite dentist, Dr. Paul Duga. The aquarium is a fun place to visit for an afternoon with kids, but be sure that you are prepared for them to get wet! Visiting the aquarium can be a bit on the pricey side so be sure to check online for discounts before you go. Hope you have fun!

Save Big on Back to School Shopping!

Contains affiliate links    I know what you’re thinking, “Back to School shopping in July?!?” It just seems way to early! But there are some great deals out there right now. Like really great deals. I personally shop through MyPoints to add up even more savings. With MyPoints, you get money back in the form of gift cards when you shop at one of the many, many great partner stores on their site.   One of the many stores listed is Staples. You get 2 points per dollar shopping at Staples. […]