Category Archives: Mom Minute

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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