Champion Mom - Road Trip Tips for Moms

By: bchauveau Monday June 20, 2022 comments

Champion Mom - Road Trip Tips for Moms

Our top family road trip hacks will help you get to the end of your trip without a meltdown by you or your kids. Prep the Car At least a week before your road trip, give your vehicle a general health check. In addition to making sure your battery is fully charged and your tires are properly inflated, make sure that all of your fluids are full. Also, now is the right time to check your tires for tread wear. Gather Supplies Make sure you have all the normal necessities: prescriptions, kleenex, hand... Read More


Champion Mom - Making a Memorable Family Summer

By: bchauveau Friday June 10, 2022 comments

Champion Mom - Making a Memorable Family Summer

Are you the only one aiming to make next year's summer even better (or at least just as good) than last year's? As a Champion Mom, it can feel like you have to come up with new and interesting ideas every day. We get how overwhelming that can be. Here are a few recommendations for memorable summer activities that won’t feel overwhelming or excessive. Take the kids on a photojournaling journey with disposable cameras or old digital ones. Make it a fun photography adventure! Show them how to seek out the beauty... Read More


Getting Your Home Ready for the Graduation Party

By: bchauveau Sunday May 15, 2022 comments

Getting Your Home Ready for the Graduation Party

Congratulations! You’ve made it. Your child is graduating. There will always seem to be more that can be done no matter how much you clean or how much you organize when you are planning a party at home. The preparation of your home for guests can be intimidating even for the most seasoned hostess. Cleaning and decluttering certain areas of your house is necessary so that you can effectively prepare it for a party. In light of that, here are some tips from professional cleaners and organizers on how to prepare your home... Read More


Champion Mom - Going Beyond the Chore Chart

By: bchauveau Sunday February 27, 2022 comments

Champion Mom -  Going Beyond the Chore Chart

Chores are a fact of life. And yet most kids hate doing them. That’s not right! What we should be doing is finding ways to make chores fun or at least more interesting and less painful. That way, kids can learn how to be helpful to their family in a positive way, rather than being forced to do something that makes no sense to them. Kids learn to do chores so that they learn how to take responsibility for their actions. Picking up after themselves, cleaning their rooms, putting away toys… these are all things that kids can... Read More


Champion Mom - Teaching Your Children About Self-Care

By: bchauveau Sunday February 13, 2022 comments

Champion Mom -  Teaching Your Children About Self-Care

Self-care is essential to maintaining your mental and physical health, regardless of age. However, self-care is especially important when it comes to the health and well-being of our children. Therefore, we must be sure that we are teaching our youth about self-care. Talking About Self-Care It is important that we as parents teach our children that self-care is a positive thing. To do this, we should set the example and make sure that they understand what self-care really means. Self-care starts when you take the time... Read More


Champion Mom - Back to School Prep Checklist

By: bchauveau Sunday July 25, 2021 comments

Champion Mom - Back to School Prep Checklist

Our Champion Moms have been through a lot in the last couple of years and I’m sure many of you are looking forward to a return to traditional school this autumn. The excitement of starting a new year, making new friends, meeting new teachers, and getting back into a regular routine are some of the best parts of back to school season. As summer draws to a close, there are a few things you can do to better prepare your child for success. Body Prep In summer, we all tend to get a little bit more relaxed... Read More


Champion Mom - Tips for Parenting an Argumentative Child

By: bchauveau Sunday July 11, 2021 comments

Champion Mom - Tips for Parenting an Argumentative Child

There are a variety of reasons why your child might argue with you. Sometimes, it’s because they feel unheard or misunderstood. Occasionally, it’s because that is the way they figure out their place in an uncertain world. In a best-case scenario, a child who argues a lot may simply be more intelligent and independent. However, for parents, an argumentative child is frustrating and it can be emotionally draining to have to defend your every movement with your kid. While no situation is the same, there are things... Read More


Champion Mom - Having a Happy and Safe July 4th

By: bchauveau Sunday June 20, 2021 comments

Champion Mom - Having a Happy and Safe July 4th

July 4th is a favorite holiday of mine. I think it's because of the sense of freedom and celebration that it brings. While many people will gather around the lawn and enjoy fireworks, I prefer to observe a different tradition – one that involves taking time for family and friends. Spending time with those close to you can give you a sense of joy and contentment that often accompanies great American festivities. Here are our suggestions for having some safe, family fun this fourth of July: See a Fireworks Show ... Read More


Champion Mom - Steps to a Healthy Summer

By: bchauveau Saturday June 5, 2021 comments

Champion Mom - Steps to a Healthy Summer

Being a mom is all about balance. The hardest part of balancing your career with family life is finding the time to do both. However, summer is an important part of childhood too. That's why I've put together a list of ideas you can add to your summer routine—without needing to spend a lot of money. This summer you'll make more memories than last year, and your kids will benefit from having you around more. So plan some activities for yourself this summer and enjoy them! Get Outside Get outside and play! It can be... Read More


Champion Mom - Our Best Sun Safety Tips for Summer

By: bchauveau Sunday May 23, 2021 comments

Champion Mom - Our Best Sun Safety Tips for Summer

You should protect your skin from the sun throughout the year, no matter the weather. Why? Sun exposure can cause sunburn, aging (such as wrinkles, scarring, or "leather skin"), eye damage, and skin cancer. By following our top sun safety tips for you and your family, you can minimize the adverse effects of overexposure to the sun. Sunburns, eye damage, premature skin aging, wrinkles, and skin cancer can all be avoided. Skincare Summer means you are spending more time outside. This means you should put more... Read More





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