Category Archives: Mom Minute

February 15, 2014

Girls and Makeup, at What Age is it Appropriate?

Many of you know that we’ve been asked the mascara question regarding my daughters’ eyelashes a million times since we started this hairstyle website back in 2008.  {Viewers often thought that I used mascara on my young daughters.} As you have come to know me and my family, you can more.
February 08, 2014

Dealing with Heartbreak | Mom Minute

It has been 20 years now, but I can still remember how I felt after my first heartbreak in high school. It seemed like he was my world, and I really felt like we would likely end up getting married. When we broke up, it was difficult for me and more.
February 01, 2014

Eating Disorders | Mom Minute

In today’s episode of Mom Minute, we invited Kati Morton, a licensed marriage and family therapist to talk about a very serious issue today… Eating Disorders.I am not a licensed therapist, nor would I ever offer advice in any professional manner on the subject. What I will share is what more.
January 25, 2014

Discovering Talents | Mom Minute

I perfectly understand that each child comes into our lives with his/her own set of abilities and hidden talents. It is my role as a parent, to raise these children and to help provide opportunities for them to explore their natural abilities. When our children turn the age of three, more.
January 18, 2014

Teenage Peer Pressure | Mom Minute

Those of us who have grown past our teenage years, know of the seriousness of peer pressure. We also know that it will never completely go away as we grow older. What we can do, is condition and prepare ourselves, and our children, so that we know what we will more.
January 11, 2014

Making Fitness Fun {with Samantha Harris}

I am going to honest and say that as great as we may be at hairstyles, our family is not as active physically as we should be.  We certainly try, but are far from perfect. There is always room for improvement. A few weeks ago, we talked before about how more.
January 04, 2014

Sharing a Room | Mom Minute

My twins, Brooklyn and Bailey, have shared a room since they were first born. In fact, the girls had an option a few years ago to each get their own room, and they declined because they love being together and didn’t want to be apart {I thought that was super more.
December 29, 2013

New Year’s Resolutions | Mom Minute

New Year’s resolutions are something that are easy to write down, but very difficult to finish. Nobody is perfect in this, and neither am I.{Nobody profits more by this than gyms or fitness classes with annual memberships!} With a family of eight now, I have had to find ways to more.
December 21, 2013

Quality Time with Your Children | Mom Minute

From the time we were kids, it seems that most of us had always hoped to be our parents’ favorite child, or the teacher’s pet. In some ways, life was a competition… it was easy to see what was happening with other siblings/kids, and compare.Now being a parent of six more.
December 14, 2013

Blended Families | Mom Minute

We often are asked about our older childrens’ reaction when we adopted trans-racially, and I equate it similarly to the preparation and treatment when families are blended {through marriage, with or without kids}. Anytime you introduce a new dynamic into a family, being a new person or persons, it definitely more.