Last-Minute Dollar Store Easter Baskets

I’ve never been great at planning ahead.  Easter is one holiday that always catches me off guard. With the actual easter basket, I never really know what to put in it, and my kids are really too young to enjoy candy (or at least they should be!) After buying new clothes for Easter, I don’t […]

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Filling Up Your Mommy Cup

Do you ever have those moments where you are weak, tired, and at the end of your rope? You just need that little boost to get you through the day? A few days ago, the girls and I were finishing up our last few errands on a very busy day. I was completely exhausted and […]

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Top 10 Reasons to Attend the Mommy Foodie Fair

The Mommy Foodie Fair is just a few, short weeks away on Tuesday, May 6th at 6:30pm!! Have you invited a friend and purchased your tickets?! No, well, we are here to do a little convincing as to WHY you won’t want to miss this AWESOME event!  TOP 10 REASONS 10. This is the FIRST […]

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Tiffany’s Magical World Vacations: Saving at Disney {Sponsored}

After taking my oldest son to Disney at 2.5 while 6 months preggo with our youngest, we knew we’d eventually want to return as a family of 4 someday.  Once the stars aligned and the timing seemed right, we were ready to begin planning our first trip!  Only this time, we were on our own.  […]

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Don’t Give Up on Your Picky Eater

I hear it all the time, whether it’s at birthday parties, restaurants, or just hanging out with friends: “But, mommy!  I don’t like that!”  Dealing with picky eaters is an uphill battle, but encouraging their pickiness is not a good idea.  I undertand…you simply want your child to eat.  However, as a junior high teacher, I took […]

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Cutest Easter & Spring Photo Contest (On Facebook)

We LOVE that it is finally spring! After this long, cold winter, I know we are all ready for the brighter colors, warmer weather, and beautiful blooms.  While we are all celebrating the new season, the Red Stick Moms Blog team is also celebrating something new: 2,000 likes on our Facebook page! We couldn’t think […]

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Moments Every Mom of Multiples Will Understand

April 2014 is the 6th annual National Multiple Birth Awareness month, and Multiples of America would like to use this month to “focus…on educating our communities about the special needs and challenges of multiple birth children while celebrating the joys they bring to our families.” So in honor of NMBA month and all of our readers who […]

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Choosing Not To Work: The Logistics (Part 4)

So you’ve faced the big question in Part 1, you’ve faced all of the emotions in Part 2 , and you’ve decided to stay at home! Congratulations! You have joined in with a group of awesome women who love their families, who are hard-working, who are not afraid of challenges! Life from here on out will never be […]

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Choosing To Work: The Logistics (Part 3)

So you’ve faced the big question, you’ve faced all of the emotions , you’ve decided to work! Congratulations! You have joined in with a group of awesome women who love their families, who are hard-working, who are not afraid of challenges! Life from here on out will never be the same! But, how do you actually make […]

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To Work or Not To Work: The Emotions (Part 2)

So we’ve talked about the big “question” in Part 1. But more than priorities and finances, what about our emotions? I feel like this aspect gets ignored in most discussions about working because we’re too busy fighting about which is better and which is worse and where the “super mom” lies in the mix. But […]

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