By Vicki Little I have a tradition after Thanksgiving. It doesn’t involve family, long lines or sales, baking or hanging lights. No, it involves toys. Lots of them. After consuming large amounts of caffeine, I head to the children’s rooms, where I organize and get rid of excessive amounts of stuff they won’t even miss.(…)
By Vicki Little Imagine you are going to a friend’s house for the first time. Your friend lives in an area you’re not that familiar with. You’re enjoying the ride, your radio is turned up as you sing along, and your GPS system is guiding you perfectly. Then suddenly you hear, “In 500 feet you will arrive at your(…)
By: Vicki Little On a perfect day, our kids would get themselves ready while we spend as much time as we need to do our hair, take care of our skin, and perfect our make-up. Now wake up — because that will only happen in our dreams. Don’t worry though, it is possible to look(…)
By Vicki Little I’m going to share a little secret with you that I would never divulge during school hours. Sometimes I “forget” how much screen time my kids have left so that they will leave me alone for an extra half hour when I need it. When days are really hectic, I act like(…)
Have you seen those teal pumpkins popping up around your community? No, your neighbors haven’t made a statement against orange, they are showing their support for ALL kids to have a fun Halloween. So what are those teal pumpkins all about anyway? To find out more about the Teal Pumpkin Project and how to take(…)
When 4th grader Addie Rodriguez was performing for her local Texas high school and the other cheerleaders’ fathers joined them on the field, she had an unexpected hero come to her rescue. While the other cheerleaders were lifted onto their father’s shoulders, Addie was left standing as her father was currently serving his country training(…)
By Vicki Little I adore the relationship that my children have with my sister. My sister loves to take the kids to movies, and they always get ice cream whenever they visit her. (This is mainly because my sister is an ice-cream addict and loves any excuse to get some.) My daughter, in particular, has(…)
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