Category Archives: Mom Minute

April 27, 2014

Traveling with Kids | Mom Minute

One thing our family loves to do is travel. Rather than buying things to make us happy, we prefer to create memories with our children.Unfortunately, there is no easy way to travel with so many kids. For today’s #MomMinute on The Mom’s View, we invited my good friend, Colete Butler,

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April 19, 2014

How to know if you have ADHD | Mom Minute

Most of you will not know this, but our son was diagnosed with hyposensitivity disorder as an infant when he wouldn’t respond to normal everyday stimuli. Through years of several types of therapy, including the implementation of a multi-sensory environment for him, he has been able to progress significantly. As

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April 12, 2014

Best Advice I’ve Been Given | Mom Minute

I am very grateful for all the wonderful advice given to me over the years, particularly from my grandmothers, my mom, and friends. Not only for the advice given to me as a young girl and the challenges I had faced, but for advice given to me as I came

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April 06, 2014

Parents vs Your Best Friends | Mom Minute

Today’s topic is a very interesting one, and definitely one that needs to be discussed from both perspectives! Alisha, one of our viewers, specifically asks the following question… “My parents do not like my best friend. What do I do?“Moms? Do you remember as a teen how you wanted your

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March 30, 2014

Spring Fashion Trends | Mom Minute

Spring is in the air! And with the warm weather comes new fashion trends. For today’s #MomMinute, we invited Lindsay Albanese {Celebrity Stylist} on set to talk to us about this Spring’s fashion trends.Not looking to purchase a whole new wardrobe? I think would all like to save our money!

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March 23, 2014

Parents and Facebook | Mom Minute

As parents, we need to be very careful with social media and internet safety in our homes, especially as it relates to our children. We need to be very vigilant, and aware of what our kids are doing online. It is one of our duties as a parent. There is

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March 16, 2014

Babysitting 101 | Mom Minute

I currently only have Brooklyn and Bailey, age 14, who are of babysitting age. In our home, it isn’t so much about age, but how responsible the child is, that allows me to feel comfortable to let them babysit.For the twins, that age happened to be when they were 12.

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March 08, 2014

Kid Safety & Technology | Mom Minute

I know this will probably date me, but I distinctly remember my mom limiting me and my siblings’ game time on the Coleco Vision game system when I was young. It always seemed unfair at the time, but she said that she was doing it for our own good, and

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March 01, 2014

Spoiling Your Children | Mom Minute

Today’s Mom Minute topic is about spoiled children. We’ve all known some, have spoiled our own, or perhaps even been one.There is a definitely a huge difference between providing for a child’s needs versus their wants. Trying to satisfy the former is what we are supposed to do. Providing food,

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February 22, 2014

Hard Work and the Value of a Dollar | Mom Minute

For my husband and I, both of our families taught us the value of hard work at a young age. It is something we felt was important enough to do the same with our own kids.Farrah, a fan on YouTube asked, “When should your child get a first job? How

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