Sometimes the semi-crunchy mamas brag about loving natural, but being smart enough to be "normal." You're not special, so just stop.
Is unschooling okay for Christians? One blogger says no. Find out why I think unschooling is actually compatible with many parenting styles.
These 7 fun acts of kindness that will change the way kids feel about themselves and encourage them to be a positive force in their community
There are a lot of things I want to teach my children. But especially in the world we live in today, there are a lot I DON'T want to teach my kids, too.
5 ways to cope with school Valentine's celebrations, plus weighing in on whether we really need so many parties in schools at all.
Did you know there are five basic love languages? You can learn to speak your child's language and encourage a better parent-child connection!
10 Healthy Valentine's Day Gift Ideas that encompass body, mind and soul no matter where you are at on your health journey.
Keeping a gratitude journal for moms is an excellent practice, to remind you what you're thankful for. 4 specific benefits!
No matter how long you've been a mom, there are some kid-phrases that just make you cringe -- because they almost always mean trouble.
It’s been a long 6+ years here at Modern Alternative Mama. I started the blog back in October of 2009, …
I’m Kate, mama to 5 and wife to Ben. I love meeting new people and hearing their stories. I’m also a big fan of “fancy” drinks (anything but plain water counts as ‘fancy’ in my world!) and I can’t stop myself from DIY-ing everything. I sure hope you’ll stick around so I can get to know you better!Meet My Family