5 Best Cupcake Recipes from A Helicopter Mom

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Over the years, the kids and I have tried a lot of different cupcake recipes. We love to come across a gem that’s easy to make, but that tastes amazing. We’ve collected these 5 best cupcake recipes and wanted to share them with you! This is a sponsored conversation written by me on behalf of […]

Creating Healthy Habits for Kids

Brush and Floss After Halloween Candy

Setting a good example is important when you have young children. I don’t want my children to just hear our rules; I want them to see us setting proper examples. One of the best healthy habits to set is good oral hygiene. I care a lot about keeping my teeth clean, my gums healthy and my breath fresh, […]

The Perfect Side Dish for Family Meals

Ore-Ida French Fries with BBQ Sandwiches

  I’m a big fan of convenience. If you’ve been reading A Helicopter Mom for a while, you know that I tend to get frazzled. I’ve got three kids who keep me more than busy during the week. With four carpools, a drop-off and pick-up at pre-school that takes as long as my toddler son is […]

Easy Shopping From Home

Target Store

A few weeks ago, I told you about the very awesome new subscription service at Target. Instead of lugging heavy cat litter, laundry detergent and other household items home, I can sign up for a subscription and have Target ship it all to me. All of those personal and household items that I routinely use […]

Parma Rosa Penne Rigate Pasta Recipe – Giveaway

Parma Rosa Penne Rigate Pasta Recipe

I love pasta. There are so many different ways to make it, depending on my mood. Whether I’m in the mood for veggies and meat, or creamy and cheesy, pasta is always versatile and always delicious. Now that it’s getting cooler outside, I find myself looking for pasta recipes even more than usual. It’s hot, hearty […]