24 Super Awesome Articles for Busy Working Moms

24 Super Awesome Articles

You may have noticed a bit of feast or famine over here at Chaos & Kiddos. Why? Because we’ve been sharing the love all over! Yup, that’s right. When we’re not here actively posting, it’s usually because we have the great honor to share our voice on other platforms. We thought you might like to keep up with where we’ve been! So...check out these 24 super awesome articles for busy working moms. Enjoy! Parenting Need a little parenting pick me up? Look no further! Grab a cup of coffee and … [Read more...]

How to Schedule One-On-One Time With Your Child

Now that I am almost 2 years into living on my own (holy cow?! for real?!), it occurred to me that my twins were never, ever, getting any one-on-one time with me. When I was married, solo time wasn’t especially frequent, but I did make an effort to split them up to make sure they got to go on an errand with Mom or run to the hardware store with Dad every now and again. Now that it’s just me, it’s always the three of us, together wherever we go, all day, every day. As a mother of multiples, I … [Read more...]

Don’t Forget: 5 Must Haves for Babysitter Drop Off

Babysitter Drop Off

Dropping the kids off at the babysitter’s might seem like a no-brainer. Drop them off with someone trustworthy, and go about your business. It might seem simple in theory, but how many times have you reached the babysitter’s front door and realized that you forgot Mr. Bumble Bottom, your child’s most favorite item on the entire planet? Don’t worry, it has happened to all of us. We’ve all had that moment where we suddenly remember the thing that we should have provided the sitter with. In order … [Read more...]

Teaching Your Child How to Be a Good Friend

How to be a Good Friend

Once your children reach school-age, there are entirely new challenges to face as a parent when your child is suddenly thrust into a new environment where they have to learn how to deal with all sorts of different personalities. It’s an exciting time as they get to meet their peers and make new friends, but it can also be a little confusing and chaotic as they learn to navigate a new environment. One way to ensure that they thrive in that new environment is by teaching them how to be a good … [Read more...]

The Value of Tradition as a Working Mom

The Value of Tradition

It is so easy to let everyday life take over your mind and prevent you from keeping your eye on your family’s welfare. Being the hard working woman that you are, you might feel that you need to work to keep your family happy; when all your family really wants is your presence, love and affection. Tradition is valuable for working moms. Traditions can bring your family together, and allow you to create bonds that last for generations. With the holidays approaching, it's important to recognize … [Read more...]