Kerry Rivera

Kids and Chores: Time for the Boys to Clean the Bathroom

  “Mom, the bathroom smells.” I was in the middle of frantically getting ready for work, so I fired off a few questions. Did someone forget to flush? Did anyone get sick? Did someone spill? “I don’t know – it just smells like pee.” [bctt tweet=”Mom, the bathroom smells. #chores #momlife #momofboys”] Duh, I thought …

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4 Family Calendar Solutions to Manage Your Crazy Household

Whether you work or stay at home, if you have a family, you are going to need to find some sort of calendar solution to keep track of each household member’s activities, appointments and beyond. In my early years of marriage – sans kids – my husband and I maintained our own calendar systems. Given …

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5 Tips to Ease the Morning Routine with Kids

Three kids 10 and under. Two working parents. One crazy, golden retriever. Every day we choose to accept the challenge to get out the door, on time and without screaming at one another. Yes, we are not battling sleep-deprived teenagers … yet. But I have to say our track record is good. My kids have …

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