Parenting tips from the Babywise Mom.

Mom, Dad, and Baby

The Parenting category on this blog covers the following topics:

Childcare and Daycare



Love Languages


Organizing Life  (also Efficient Mommy  and How I Do It Series Index

Pep Talks for Hard Times



Self Care

Working parents

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Parenting tips from the Babywise Mom. 

How and Why of Knowing Our Children’s Love Languages

The How and Why of Knowing Our Children’s Love Languages. How to figure out what your kids’ love languages are and why you should do so. How to Know Your… View Post

Guilt as a Mother: Consider the Source

I know we all have those moments. Those moments when we feel like we have messed up as a mom. I very often see posts on Facebook that go something… View Post

This, Too, Shall Pass {Guest Post}

  by Elaine from   As a general rule, I dislike the “newborn phase”. Newborns are challenging! I know some love the newborn phase. The newness of life, the… View Post

Praise Effort, Not Results

This post contains affiliate links.  One of my favorite chapters in the book NurtureShock: New Thinking About Children, by Po Bronson and Ashley Merryman, is called “The Inverse Power of Praise.” The… View Post

Resolutions that Matter

Here we are, one week into the new year. Did you make resolutions this year? If so, how are they coming? Statistically speaking, perhaps 75% of you who made resolutions… View Post

Preparing Children for New Baby {Guest Post}

You can check me out today over at where I am talking about our STTN stories for all four kids. Today’s post here is from Emily. by Emily Parker… View Post

Being Thankful for Our Problems

As we start this month of November, many of us find ourselves desiring to turn our hearts toward gratitude. In the month of November, I see posts from a myriad… View Post