Five Awesome Ideas for Bringing the Outdoors Into Your Home During Winter

Cabin fever can set in pretty quickly during a cold, snowy winter. Ease the pain of being stuck in the house by bringing the outside into your house. While you more than likely will not want to open your windows and doors, there are still plenty of ways to bring the beauty and freshness of […]

Driving Tips to Beat Winter Weather

It’s nerve-wracking enough having your teenager driving out on the road independently. But when harsh winter weather rolls around, it’s even scarier letting your teen get behind the wheel. Have them follow these tips to stay safe out there this season. Tip #1: Reduce Your Speed Because icy roads are slippery, and snow-covered roads are […]

Free Country Coat Makes Mom Stylish

So yea. Style. I’ve never really accomplished much in that department. After a more than slightly awkward youth, I gave up on the whole idea of being stylish right after college. (I think the MC Hammer pants I had were a part of that decision…scary.) One thing that most moms tend to do is ignore […]

Some Safety Tips for Young Drivers

I got a fascinating email from Midas this week that I just had to share. Did you know that approximately 70% of winter deaths are attributed to snow and ice involvement with motor vehicles? To help prepare drivers for those unexpected winter conditions, Midas has prepared a few easy winter driving tips to help prepare […]

WFMW: Snow Day

We’re in the middle of a winter storm warning here at Earnest Parenting. I think I’ll take the opportunity to have a snow day (right after I work with the older boys on the research papers they’ve been avoiding for too long). There are enough cameras lying around this house that I think we can […]