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13 MORE Reasons Mommy Needs Wine

As moms, we all have our reasons that we drink. Some are big. Some are small. Some are shrunken versions of ourselves with the balance and social skills we can only find at the bottom of a wine bottle. Yes, it’s true that I’m #rockingmotherhood most of the time, but sometimes at the end of the day, I just gotta have that glass of red zin.

Several weeks ago, I wrote a list of 13 reasons that Mommy Needs Wine. Now I’m back with 13 more, and I’ve printed them out and stuck them to some wine bottles. 

A Parent’s Guide to Online Safety for Kids

A lot of parents are understandably concerned about keeping their kids safe online. I know I am. My oldest is only 9, but she’s already using the internet for school and for fun. So are my 8-year-old and 5-year-old, actually. I have parental controls set up on the computer, but is that enough? I’m always hearing about various ways that middle and high school kids are fooling their parents with various apps that I know nothing about.