The 4th of July is such a magical celebration pumped full of family fun and community events galore. I have compiled a list of some of the best events in Oklahoma City and the surrounding metro so you and your families can take full advantage of this holiday and make some memories that will last […]
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A few things happened all in the same week that made me decide I want to share my perspective on screen time. A delivery guy at work stopped me to tell me he sure hopes I don’t let me kids use screens. Side note: I work in an office, not around kids. I’m not sure […]
I recently made an industry change in my career but previously had worked in hiring and recruiting departments for 8 years. I have seen countless applications, resumes, interviews and job placements. During that time I encountered many people re-entering the workforce, including moms. Job searching in and of itself can be a time consuming and extensive […]
I have some extremely fond memories from vacations that my family went on while I was growing up. I remember swimming, playing, sunshine, laughter, pranks between siblings, and pure joy. Vacation as a parent, however, is quite a different story. I’ve got half a dozen years of traveling with small children under my belt now, and […]
I don’t know about you ladies, but the middle of the week is a little lot crazy for our family. My four boys are fairly young (all aged seven and younger) and we aren’t involved in tons of extracurricular activities, but still we seem to behave as though we are headless chickens on Monday through […]
Whenever I mention my thoughts about sibling rivalry to someone new, I always hear funny stories of the ways brothers and sisters tortured each other growing up. They don’t usually seem to think that sibling rivalry has had any long lasting impact on them and that they sailed through it just fine to come out […]
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Summer in the metro has ARRIVED! We love getting out and playing with our kids all summer long, but we know that sometimes you need to get out of the house and have a fun day on a dime. We hope you’ll find some serious fun with this list of free & cheap summer […]
Summer break is here! I’m so excited to finally have a break from school. There are so many cool events happening around the metro this month. I can’t wait to enjoy some of these activities with my kids. I hope you do the same! Guide to OKC Summer Camps 2017 OKC Metro Splash Pad Guide 2017 […]
Are you looking for ideas for summer family fun in the OKC area? Even better, FREE activities? We have rounded some up for you! Now it’s super easy to enjoy beautiful Oklahoma summer nights with your family and friends at these local events. Pack your sunscreen, lawn chairs, blankets, snacks, water bottles and bug spray and check out our 2017 Guide […]
I have been a proud military wife for over five years. That’s a short time compared to some, but in that time we’ve been through training, the ‘real world’ of active duty, more deployments than I care to count, and have PCS’d (aka “moved”) three times. My husband grew up in this lifestyle. The only […]
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