5 Ways/Things/Ideas Series

5 Misuses of Car Seats

Hi Guys! I know lots of you have kids who are car-seat ages, so I asked a good friend that specializes in car seat safety to share some of her wisdom with us. She is amazing, and we are so grateful she took the time to share. Now over to Michelle… A little disclaimer: This […]

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5 Ways to Be More Generous

I always thought being generous meant giving your money, time, and self to others. But even if you are busy, broke, and a tired mom (like me!) you can be generous. It doesn’t have to be stressful, or take more than you have to give.   These are my five ideas for a more generous […]

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5 More Date Night Ideas

Did you read our last post about date night? I talked about why I go on a WEEKLY date night with my hubby, and shared 5 ideas for doing so. You can find the post here: 5 Date Night Ideas.   Now I want to share 5 more date night ideas, just to help you […]

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5 Things to Improve Your Baking

This post came from Alisha at Cravings Alisha’s Cupcakes. She is a baker who WON Cakecake Wars, and has a busy cupcakery that sells some of the best cupcakes I have ever eaten. She really knows her stuff, and was happy to share with us for our #5Ways Series.   Tip one: Invest in a […]

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5 Date Night Ideas

I have been married to my husband for more than a third of my life. 10 Years! That sounds like a lot to me right now. But the best part is, I know I will be married to him for the rest of my life. Despite high divorce stats, and low societal expectations for marital […]

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5 Ways to Afford Babysitting

I want to address one obstacle to date night: Babysitting. We go on a weekly date night and I know it can be expensive and challenging to find sitters. But I also don’t think it should be an excuse for not dating your spouse. Here are my suggestions for making date night babysitters more affordable: […]

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5 Ways to Have Stylish Kids

So today, totally embarrassing…I got together with some ladies for lunch. Only I totally forgot about it until I got their text letting me know lunch was ready. So I threw my kids in the car and drove over. I was at the gym, so not only was I sweaty and stinky, and in way […]

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Talking to Kids About Sex! Eeek.

Warning: This is a LONG article, kind of a doozy, but full of resources for Talking to Kids About Sex. Recently a dear friend posted a humorous story on Instagram about the birds and the bees. She gave me permission to share it: Her 5th grade son had brought home his maturation permission slip, and […]

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The 5 MOST Important Things When Starting Your Fitness and Health Journey

Hi guys!I don’t know about you guys, but after the holidays, I could use a reboot in the health and fitness area. Today’s “5 Things” post is about health and fitness. I think we all could use a little help in this area from time to time. That is why I am so excited to […]

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Cheers to a New Year with Travel Parent Eat!

Happy New Year! We have some exciting new things to share with you in 2014, and we can’t wait to introduce them:   Weekly “5 Ways/Things/Ideas” series: Don’t we all need a little help here and there? Each week we will post 5 practical tips, tricks, or ideas to improve your life. Sound vague? Well, […]

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