{Giveaway} Walmart’s “Dress up Your Space” Challenge #BackToCollege

Walmart is sponsoring this gift card giveaway by providing the prizes and compensation for this program. This program is not administered by Walmart or its affiliates, but solely by New York Chica. I can't believe my son will be a senior in high school.  Where has the time gone? I can still remember when he was an infant, he would sleep right next to me every single night. He didn't care for his crib much. Those nights I would put him down in his bed, he would fuss and cry til' I grabbed … [Read more...]

Parenting Debate: To Dorm or Not To Dorm…

That is the question in our household these days. It's left unanswered because we can't agree on the same thing.....yet. Ever since my son's college night at his school, we've been debating whether or not he should dorm in college. My husband and I are on opposite sides of the spectrum and can't seem to come to an agreement. I say he dorms because it would be great for him. It would teach him so much about life. It would also teach him about responsibility and independence, among lots … [Read more...]

Sears Can Get Your Child Campus Ready!

(This post was sponsored by Sears. All the opinions are mine.) I miss the good ol' days of dorming when I was in college.  Although I only dormed freshmen & sophomore year, I have to be honest and say that it was the best 2 years of my life.  I think it's a great experience for kids to dorm because they can learn alot about their individuality and at the same time get an education.  It's also a time when they become independent too.  I know I did. The best part about dorming was buying … [Read more...]