Pretty Damn Cool Summer Camps for 2019

  If your childhood was anything like mine you spent the summer doing one of two things; Hanging out with your cousins at Grandma’s house or in a park district. Believe me, it was a great time. However, there are so many options that most parents don’t know where to start. Lucky you, the Insane…

Fabulous Mommy Feature!!!!

Today’s Fabulous Mommy Feature goes to a boy mom (we just love boy moms) who is insightful, patient, endearing, and hilarious!   Mommy: Donné Conley City: Chicago Career: Insurance Agent Son: Savion, age 8 Tell me about the day that you found out you were pregnant.  The day I found out I was pregnant I…

Happy Love Day!!!!

  It’s Valentine’s day! Yay! Although I’m not a huge proponent of celebrating the holiday in the traditional sense, I absolutely love the idea of celebrating love. Love conquers all. I love being a spouse, a sister, a daughter, a friend, an aunt, and a mother! If you are like me and will be snuggling…

This Is Our Year!!!!!!!!!!!

The year of 2019 shall be full of self-love, self-care, prosperity, mental peace, love, growth, and happiness in your work life! We will open business, get the new job, purchase new homes, marry, have beautiful babies, take vacations, laugh more, reconnect with friends, and BE HAPPY!!!!!!!!!! Let’s take care of ourselves and each other this…

She Can’t Be Your Mother and Your Wife; Pick One Bruh

You have to choose one. She can’t be your girlfriend, your wife, and your mother. You have to pick. You want her to be Wonder Woman and June Cleaver simultaneously? Nah, pick one. She has to mother the actual children in the home, function with a false smile plastered on her face at work, and…

FABULOUS Mommy Feature!!!!!!!!!

Cydni Polk…Mama in charge!!!!!!!! Here at the Insane Mama we absolutely LOVE praising mothers for being amazing in every single way possible. It’s not easy being Mrs. Everything to a little crumb snatcher but God knows it’s worth it! We salute you Mama! City: Blue Island, Illinois [ But a South Side Chi Town Girl till…

Peppa pig… I can’t stand her…here’s why

  Have you ever watched Peppa Pig? I mean, if we skip past the fact that the entire show is not esthetically pleasing to the eye and jump into the stuff that actually matters, the show is unbelievably uneducational as well as damaging to positive behavior. We have enough issues, as parents, monitoring our kids conduct during…

Where is the Village? Keeping our babies safe…

  We are failing. Not intentionally of course. Nevertheless, the fact of the matter is we are unsuccessful in our plight to keep our children safe. I get it. Especially from the perspective of a single parent who has been placed in a position to “do what I have to do” far too many times…

Why Incentives for Good Grades Might Be a Great Thing

  It’s report card time! I’ve been seeing many parents presenting questions like “why should I reward my child for doing what they are supposed to do anyway?” My response to that is clear and simple… To propose such a question proves that you as a human being function on a biased and unrealistic level….