What’s Cookin’ Wednesdays: Homemade Dirty Rice {Recipe & Giveaway}

This series is brought to you by Indie Plate, Fresh.Groceries.Delivered.  Here at Red Stick Moms Blog, we know how important it is to get healthy and delicious meals to our families, but we also know how difficult and time-consuming it can be as well.  We are so excited to bring you this sponsored series by Indie […]

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Couponing Basics {Or How I Pay Less Than $1 for Products Worth $85}

When I moved to Baton Rouge and became a stay at home mom, I knew I needed to find some creative ways to save money for my family.  I had seen shows about couponing, but it always seemed like way too much work. But, I decided that I needed a way to keep my mind […]

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What I Hope My Daughter Learns

It hit me while I was laying in bed one night, my baby girl doing what felt like cartwheels in my belly, my sleepy thoughts wandered until they landed on: uh, I’m going to be responsible for this little life in a matter of weeks. Maybe that should’ve sunk in earlier than 7 1/2 months pregnant, but […]

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Baby Milestones: How NOT to Freak Out

I’ve never been a competitive person. It’s actually a running joke in my family that I never really cared if I won a board game, or a softball game. This isn’t to say I didn’t want to do well in school, or in other endeavors, but I was never someone who really compared herself to […]

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Making the Move to a Big Bed

I was really in no hurry to move my son out of the crib. I liked knowing that he was safe and secure and planned to keep him there as long as I could. As he got closer to two, though, he became more and more interested in climbing and after seeing him put his foot […]

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What’s Cookin’ Wednesdays: Baked Penne Casserole {Recipe & Giveaway}

This series is brought to you by Indie Plate, Fresh.Groceries.Delivered.  Here at Red Stick Moms Blog, we know how important it is to get healthy and delicious meals to our families, but we also know how difficult and time-consuming it can be as well.  We are so excited to bring you this sponsored series by Indie […]

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DIY Outdoor Chalkboard Wall

I must admit that I am not a huge fan of the chalkboard craze.  As a photographer, I see it EVERYWHERE and the “I’d rather be a leader over a follower” in me was completely withdrawn from the idea.  When we started our outdoor living project a few months ago, a move of the swing […]

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The Day My Son Threw His Shoes At Me

I am a dancer.  Maybe not a very good one, but I’m a passionate one for sure.  There are very few things that I love more than dancing my heart out. Throughout my entire childhood (and most of my adulthood so far), I have spent hours upon hours dancing alone in my house.  Give me an hour […]

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8 Things I am Reminded of Every Summer Break with My Kids

By trade, I’m a teacher.  But my real job is “momma” to three amazing, stinky boys.  I absolutely love teaching, but by the time May rolls around I’m craving those long, lazy summer days that I so look forward to every year.  I find as my children get older these long, lazy summer days aren’t so […]

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What’s Cookin’ Wednesdays: Quick & Easy Omelet and Pizza {Recipes and Giveaway}

This series is brought to you by Indie Plate, Fresh.Groceries.Delivered.  Here at Red Stick Moms Blog, we know how important it is to get healthy and delicious meals to our families, but we also know how difficult and time-consuming it can be as well.  We are so excited to bring you this sponsored series by […]

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