Ramblings on SahmReviews

Preparing to Attend A College Fair

Preparing to Attend A College Fair

It seems like just yesterday that I was waving as Madison boarded the bus for preschool. But it was far from yesterday… it was August 2007. So much of what we did back then was a first. I tried to start making a list of those early &# ...
How to See Friends’ Posts on Facebook

How to See Friends’ Posts on Facebook

Facebook is an ever-changing monster. Even for myself and people I know who work daily in a social media space, it offers frustration on a regular basis. Just when you think you’ve figured out how to navigate it, you realize that you ...
Have a Safe and Happy Fourth of July

Have a Safe and Happy Fourth of July

In a time of such political divide, we encourage our readers to take a moment on this anniversary of our nation’s independence and recognize what our Founding Fathers created. Breath in the air of your freedoms to play games, watch mo ...
Want to Avoid Jury Duty? Read This.

Want to Avoid Jury Duty? Read This.

Nobody enjoys receiving that envelope in the mail that says “Jury Summons”. It’s about as welcoming as something from the IRS or a reminder from the doctor that says you need to get a colonoscopy or mammogram. I’ll a ...
On This Day We Reflect

On This Day We Reflect

As the girls get older, our schedule gets more chaotic and along with the end of the school year comes a whole host of activities. This year is extra-unusual since our school year doesn’t wrap up for another two weeks (thanks, Mother ...
The Fastest Way to Get Through the DMV

The Fastest Way to Get Through the DMV

During a recent trip to the Department of Motor Vehicles, I had a revelation. This was our third trip there over recent months, all for different reasons. First, we were there so Madison could get a license to drive to and from school, then ...
How Parents are Punished by Modern Discipline

How Parents are Punished by Modern Discipline

Last week I shared 15 ideas for family bonding. We have a close-knit family but as I said in that feature, we do have rules and rules sometimes get broken. My first job is to be a good parent and sometimes that means making difficult decisi ...
15 Great Ideas for Family Bonding

15 Great Ideas for Family Bonding

We regularly get comments on what awesome kids we have. They’re intelligent, talented, friendly and polite. We are their parents (not their friends) so we put our priority on making sure we are raising them right. We provide tools and ...
Wishing You a Healthy & Happy 2019!

Wishing You a Healthy & Happy 2019!

Each year as we roll out of one year and into a new one, we stop and reflect on our accomplishments from the prior year. In 2018, we continued to hone SahmReviews into a very entertainment-centric site. We continue to offer some other conte ...