PAW Patrol TV Show Review

Marshall, Chase, Rubble, Rocky, Zuma, Sky…..Marshall, Chase, Rubble, Rocky, Zuma, Sky….After watching hundreds of episodes of Paw Patrol, I sometimes find myself saying those names in my sleep.  I’ve known about PAW Patrol since it started 8 years ago from nieces and a nephew, but I’ll admit I wasn’t really paying attention when they’d watchContinue reading “PAW Patrol TV Show Review”

Quick, Easy, and FANCY Home Cooked Meal for The Working Parent

If you’re like me, you probably aren’t a world class chef.  If you are, feel free to move on to the next article because this one is for the Average Joe’s in the kitchen.  Cooking dinner is not that hard of a task believe it or not.  Is it easy to ruin a meal?  Yes,Continue reading “Quick, Easy, and FANCY Home Cooked Meal for The Working Parent”

Can Your Child Learn Something From Blaze and the Monster Machines

If you have a toddler who is into cars and trucks, you’ve probably come across Blaze and The Monster Machines on Nickelodeon.  At the beginning of the show it says watching Blaze can help kids learn math, engineering, and science.  (As a side note, Nick Jr. does a similar thing for all their shows, notContinue reading “Can Your Child Learn Something From Blaze and the Monster Machines”

Daniel Tiger’s Neighborhood Review by A Parent For A Parent

If you were like me when you were a kid, you were probably a fan of Mr. Roger’s Neighborhood.  There was something cool about an old guy in a sweater giving out life lessons and talking to puppets.  Unfortunately, Mr. Rogers died, and PBS figured today’s kids would rather watch a cartoon tiger rather thanContinue reading “Daniel Tiger’s Neighborhood Review by A Parent For A Parent”

6 Hacks For The Airport and Airplane with a Toddler

When I used to travel for work, I would find it so relaxing.  Grab some food at a place that looked good in the airport, board the airplane with my carry-on bag, and climb into my window seat, pop in my headphones, and fall asleep for most of the flight.  My only concern was ifContinue reading “6 Hacks For The Airport and Airplane with a Toddler”

Cocomelon vs. ChuChu TV: The Workin’ Parent Review

If you have a toddler and haven’t heard of either Cocomelon or ChuChu TV, I think it’s safe to say you don’t live on planet Earth.  If you have, then you should spend the next couple minutes reading what I’m about to say very carefully. Both Cocomelon and ChuChu TV are extremely popular, with millionsContinue reading “Cocomelon vs. ChuChu TV: The Workin’ Parent Review”

What To Do When A Recruiter Messages You On LinkedIn

If you have a LinkedIn profile, you’ve probably seen a message or two from a random recruiter.  If you’re happily employed, you most likely ignore it and go on with your day without thinking about it.  But if you’re looking for a job, or considering leaving your job, you may find an unsolicited message fromContinue reading “What To Do When A Recruiter Messages You On LinkedIn”

Parents’ Survival Guide For Dining with Toddlers

When you have a child, there’s a lot of things that change.  One of those things, is mealtime.  Remember the days when you and your significant other went out to eat at a restaurant and sat there for hours just hanging out enjoying the food?  Well if you have a young one, that romantic mealContinue reading “Parents’ Survival Guide For Dining with Toddlers”

How To Job Search While Working Full Time

You’ve heard the phrase, looking for a job is a full-time job, right?  I’ve probably said it multiple times in my previous blogs.  What happens when you’re working a full-time job and trying to find a new job?  Should you quit so you can focus 100% on looking for a new role? Well hold yourContinue reading “How To Job Search While Working Full Time”

3 Tips For Balancing A Full-Time Job as A Working Parent

Remember when you were in your 20’s and all you needed to worry about was your job and what you were going to do on the weekends?  Those were the days weren’t they.  Well fast forward a couple years and now not only are you working 50 hours a week, but you also are aContinue reading “3 Tips For Balancing A Full-Time Job as A Working Parent”