Childrearing practices run the gamut when it comes to commanding respect from little ones. In order to comply with our elders’ wishes, many of us were raised on the allure of special treats, fear of punishment, and “Because I...
When we say we're here for all moms—we mean it. We don't, in the slightest, just mean 'perfect' moms, in ideal marriages, with sparkly lives. We mean the moms who get STDs from their partners, who feel incomplete without...
My mother-in-law once told me a story of a mom who was at a breaking point and needed a few moments to herself. It was the 1950s, and she was raising eight kids on the South Side of Chicago...
I want to preface this article by disclosing that my child has been to six preschools. Yes, six. Being that my daughter just turned three, I realize she’s averaging two schools per year. However, before you judge me, let...
I remember when I was trying to potty train my oldest son. That child had the ability to turn our playroom into a poop crime scene of Law and Order: SVU levels. I was pregnant with the triplets at the...
I have three kids. Two of them (not to name names, but the first two) were fairly easy small people to raise. I swear to you, they never had tantrums. They never screamed "NO!" at me (at least until...
I'm a stay-at-home mom, and the kids and I go absolutely stir-crazy if we can't get out and adventure during the week. While we have our usual outings, sometimes we look for new things to try. I'll ask friends...
It was a rough morning around our house. We woke up too early after staying up too late at a birthday party. We cried over spilled milk. We had a potty training mishap. Well, those were my daughter’s problems at...
ACMB is happy to partner with Ingram Park Mall to share information about their new indoor play area. This is a sponsored post.   Ingram Park Mall recently unveiled their brand new children’s play area! This colorful, interactive, open, and...
Think fast, hot shot. You need to get your toddler in her car seat and she wants your car keys. Do you: Refuse to hand over the keys, deal with a tantrum, and struggle to strap the kiddo in while...
Five hundred twenty-five thousand, six hundred minutes...how do you measure—measure a year? If my kids were to answer this question, I guarantee their answer would be “in pieces of candy.” And if that annual number added up to anything less...
Our household has hit a big milestone: My daughter recently turned two years old. Yes, we are still alive. However, pretty much anyone who asks my daughter's age immediately gives their head that all-knowing shake and says, "oh...the terrible twos," with...
Pick your battles, they say. Only spend the time and energy on the conflicts that truly matter to you and let the rest go, they say. Well, since having children I have learned that, like Luke Skywalker, sometimes you stumble...
Alamo City Moms Blog is thrilled to partner with Walmart Online Grocery to explain more about the convenience of their online ordering and pickup service.  My husband is the grocery shopper in our house. I make the list and he makes...

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