Welcome to the first in our ongoing series of Salty Mama Book Reviews! We hope you'll join us in The Salty Mamas Book Club - read with us, join us in discussions on Facebook, and check out our reviews! ******* There are two things you should know before you add “Babyproofing Your Marriage: How to Laugh More, Argue Less and Communicate Better As Your Family Grows” to your “to-read” list.The first ... Read More about Book Review: Baby Proofing Your Marriage
A new school year brings with it many things- new backpacks. New uniforms. New teachers. And for some of us it brings new experiences. When you first set out to prepare your kids for their FIRST first day of school, a million questions pop into your mind. Have we mastered the preschool readiness skills? What does my child need to know before TK starts? Will they be okay without me?As a ... Read More about 10 School Readiness Skills (That Have NOTHING to Do with Academics!)
Apparently I was feeling brave. Apparently I was feeling confident. Apparently I was a fool.Because for some reason, I thought it was a good idea to load up my kids and go to the grocery store. But not just any grocery store, Trader Joes. Now, let me be clear. I LOVE Trader Joe’s. If you don't have on near you it's a wonderful neighborhood grocery store with amazing food and drink from around ... Read More about Terror at Trader Joe’s
Now, let me preface all this by saying I don’t know what the YMCA is like where YOU live. It might be just a gym. It might be a shady place where you wouldn’t dip your pinky toe into that grimy pool. It might be more of an afterschool place, where the kiddos in your neighborhood can hang out and play until their parents get off work.But in my neighborhood? In my neighborhood it is HEAVEN and I ... Read More about It’s Fun to (LIVE) at the YMCA!
This post includes affiliate links, which means we’ll earn a small commission off of purchases made by clicking through. Thanks for supporting The Salty Mamas!When I was in high school, my 10th grade History teacher made us all take our notes in a spiral notebook – the bane of lefties everywhere, but I digress – and part of our assignment was that we had to make them artistic. Whether it was ... Read More about Micro Luxury Monday: For the Love of Bullet Journaling