10 Realistic New Year’s Resolutions for Moms

10 Realistic New Year’s Resolutions for Moms

Karpool, Tips
It’s that time of year again. The time when we attempt to make good new year’s resolutions only to crash and burn by mid-February. This is because mom new year’s resolutions tend to be unrealistic and extremely difficult to do in the first place – let alone maintain for an entire year. So rather than making resolutions to never raise your voice or to cook healthy meals every night, let’s look at how to make realistic new year’s resolutions that will make us better moms without causing us to pull our hair out. 1. Find the Humor This year resolve to laugh more. Kids can drive us crazy, but instead of getting upset at all their silly antics, choose to laugh. Laughing is good for you! It is a stress…
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5 Back to School Safety Tips for Drivers That Could Mean the Difference Between Life and Death

5 Back to School Safety Tips for Drivers That Could Mean the Difference Between Life and Death

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That title may seem morbid and extreme, but, unfortunately, it’s true. According to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, “More school-age pedestrians were killed from 6 a.m. to 7 a.m. and from 3 p.m. to 4 p.m. than any other hours of the day,” and “thirty-four (35%) of the school-age pedestrians killed in school transportation-related crashes from 2007 to 2016 were 8 to 13 years old.” Those numbers are alarming and worth our attention! Naturally, parents want to be safe drivers to protect their precious cargo. But, sometimes parents simply do not know how dangerous the roads are in the hours before and after school. Hopefully, after sharing these stats with you today, you will strive to be a safer, wiser driver as kids head back to school. By following…
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5 Apps to Make Mom’s Life Easier

5 Apps to Make Mom’s Life Easier

Karpool, Tips
As a mom, you have a big job. Taking care of kids can be a full-time job in itself, and trying to keep your busy family organized is a challenge. Luckily, technology can help, and there are many different apps for moms that are designed to make your life easier. We posted our top 5 picks for moms back in 2017, and now we’re back with another 5 apps that any busy mom should be sure to check out. Remember the Milk If you rely on lists to keep yourself and your family organized, then Remember the Milk is a must-have app. This handy app for moms, dads, and busy families allows you to create your to-do lists and then access them through your phone via the app, or on…
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