Category Archives: Mom Minute

December 08, 2013

House Chaos and Depression | Mom Minute

When I showed up to film this episode of Mom Minute, I was not prepared for this topic of depression to be suggested by a viewer.Depression is real, and should never be taken lightly. I have seen it in both sides of my family, as well as in some really good

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November 30, 2013

Family Healthy Eating Habits | Mom Minute

One of the biggest challenges for any busy mom, is to ensure that her family eats healthy when there just is not a lot of time to plan and prepare healthy meals.I totally get it… roles are shifting and many women work full or part-time jobs as well. With all

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November 23, 2013

Encouraging Twins’ Personal Identities | Mom Minute

I get asked a lot of questions about how it is raising twins, especially identical twin girls.Many of you may not know that my husband is actually a twin, growing up with a fraternal twin sister. When we found out we were going to have Brooklyn and Bailey, my husband

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November 16, 2013

How to Deal with Bullying | Mom Minute

I have been hearing a lot of talk lately about bullying, either in the news or from my own children. This is a very sensitive subject to talk about, because it is so damaging and there is absolutely nothing positive about it. As such, bullying is definitely a subject that

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November 09, 2013

The Adoption Process | Mom Minute

Adoption has changed me forever… not only me individually, but the collective lives of everyone in my immediate and extended families. This week’s Mom Minute episode on The Mom’s View is about what to expect in the adoption process, and I share our experiences with adopting my son and daughter… The adoption process

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November 02, 2013

Family vs Friends | Mom Minute

Do your kids seem to always want to spend time with their friends over spending time with the family? For kids, why do your parents insist on family time? This week’s Mom Minute episode on The Mom’s View is about children finding a balance between wanting to spend time with family and friends…

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October 27, 2013

Sibling Rivalry | Mom Minute

Have you ever felt like your brother/sister was always mom and dad’s favorite? Or did you ever feel like you could never measure up against a sibling? This week’s Mom Minute episode on The Mom’s View is about sibling rivalry and at how to look at it as children and adults… I think

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October 19, 2013

Appropriate Age for Teenage Dating | Mom Minute

One thing my husband and I talk about a lot in our home {yes, we talk about something other than hairstyles}, is how to handle teenagers now that we have two.   It is a lot different than what we deal with in the younger children… and we still have

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October 13, 2013

Parenting Styles | Mom Minute

Setting aside hairstyles for a minute, this week’s Mom Minute episode for The Mom’s View is about different parenting styles… I really wish I had all the answers on this one. Shaun and I have been married for over 15 years and we definitely do not feel we have all

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October 05, 2013

Homework and Classroom Behavior | Mom Minute

Setting aside hairstyles, this week’s Mom Minute episode for The Mom’s View is about children’s homework and classroom behavior…Many of you do not know this, but my mother-in-law is a teacher, and a very good one at that! She has been teaching for 27 years, 26 of them in the

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