To read

Strong Mothers, Strong Sons by Meg Meeker, M.D.

I once shared a body with you. Your heart used to beat inside of me, along with my own heart — which probably sounds creepy and weird, but it's an incredibly primal experience. The process of letting go is unfathomable to me, but I promise that I will. I promise that I'll let you leave, knowing that we did our best to prepare you for whatever you'll experience. I just cried reading this

How to Make a Blessings Jar: Includes the book review

lovely saying for a mama to give her son(s)

Co-parenting with a Toxic Ex: What to Do When Your Ex-Spouse Tries to Turn the Kids Against You by Amy J.L. Baker PhD,

The 10 All-Time Greatest Chick Lit Novels to Curl Up with This Winter

We can get so busy correcting our sons, and dealing with the daily needs of boys, that we miss doing the things that really matter now, and that will make a big difference for them in the long run. That’s why we’ve come up with 10 Rules for Moms of Sons.

Great book.

When it feels like your relationship is slipping away, what can you do to pull it back? Sometimes, all it requires is a shift in perspective...

10 things I learned when I stopped yelling at my kids.

Some of these are already on my list.

10 Things Children Will Always Remember and that we should never forget... loved reading this post :)

Educate your children on "tricky people" not strangers....Tell them to find a mom with kids if they are ever lost...SO SMART! (I first heard this on Safety Kids.) Common sense stuff that isn't so common any more. Take a minute to read and think about how you will have these conversations with your children.

A simple method for teaching children to pray for themselves and others. You can even use this method with toddlers.

Mommy-son dates, just me and my little guys

Un-put-down-able books for your fall reading list.

Memo to Mommy -- you have a lot of lessons to teach your little one, but he has a few words of wisdom for you too.

Books Make Me Happy HAHA, FUNNY!

Every southern mother, or daughter of one, needs this book next to their bed:)