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Optimism Drowns Out Fear Every Time

This is a Sponsored post written by me on behalf of Allstate for SocialSpark. All opinions are 100% mine. One thing I’ve noticed with the younger boys in particular is how frequently they react to situations with…well, not with optimism.  It’s...

Will an Early Bedtime Conquer Bad Attitudes?

I had a couple of conversations with other moms recently that caused me to take a serious look at my expectations of the boys. In the first, my friend told me that her son couldn’t come over and play because he was staying home to do extra homework to improve...