Tag Archives: Julie Cole

Helping your Teen Transition to High School

The first day of high school can be a flurry of emotions for your kids. New school. New experiences. And new freedom to gain. It’s both exciting and frightening. If you have a teen with first-day jitters at home, here are a few ways you can help them prepare for a smooth start to school. […]

Mabel Mom Cave, Ep. 2: Summer Camp

Join Julie Cole (co-founder of Mabel’s Labels and mom of six kids) and other fellow parents in the Mabel Mom Cave for a chat! We’ll be talking about a variety of topics – all centered around the sometimes complicated, exhausting, but incredibly fun job of raising kids. This week, we’re chatting about all things camp!   Want to get more great content […]

Mabel Mom Cave, Ep. 1: Transitioning from School to Summer

Join Julie Cole (co-founder of Mabel’s Labels and mom of six kids) and other fellow parents in the Mabel Mom Cave for a chat! We’ll be talking about a variety of topics – all centered around the sometimes complicated, exhausting, but incredibly fun job of raising kids. In this week’s episode, we’re chatting about how we handle the long, lazy days […]

Kids Ear Piercing – For or Against?

    I discovered yet another parenting “hot button” topic this week. In the past, I’ve been sucked into every controversial parenting topic possible. We’ve all beaten a dead horse talking about our stance on different types of vaccinations, circumcision, breastfeeding – the list goes on and on. And now, the hot topic de jour […]

National Sibling Day. Do You Have Siblings & Are They Worth Celebrating?

Last week the internet celebrated National Sibling Day. I think it was primarily an online celebration, because my social feeds were full of childhood pre-digital photos of groups of siblings in 70s bellbottoms and bad haircuts. It was nice to see people celebrating the special relationship that siblings share. I’m one of those lucky people […]