Enjoying Fall With Your Kids Affordably

After all the fun during summer, you don’t want to settle to a dull fall. I strive to make great memories of every season in my household; they are not picture perfect ones as they...

Are you raising a homemaker?

Talking about homemaking can be poles apart. Some people find it easy while others will wonder why we want to bring up women who will only be great at the kitchen sink. Well, that’s not...

Important Life Skills Your Child Needs To Know

Last weekend I hosted several of my friends who are mothers to just one child. My boys kept running around the house causing the usual noise and falling things all over. One of them mentioned...

Family Time Management Tips For Every Parent

Family life can be stressful, hectic and busy at times as most parents have demanding careers, but it shouldn’t always be like this. There’s a way out and the only way is by making efficient...

Crazy and Overprotective

At some point in life, I had the perception that homeschooling was for crazy and overprotective parents. And while my husband can confirm my craziness and he can classify me as overprotective, I never imagined...

Unpredictable

As I was pulling out of Walmart tonight, I spotted new parents. It was obvious….They were parked back away from the other cars. And two adults pulled out the stroller and couldn’t figure out how...

Expect the Unexpected

My fear-filled Abby smiles, raises her head, and begins to dance.  Ballet seems to release some of the intense reservations that naturally reside in her little heart.  I never would have guessed that my silent...

Hold Me Tight

Walking through a parking lot with four young children invites countless opportunity for irreversible mishaps. I only have two hands.  And so, I balance the diaper bag, my purse, and Leesy on one arm.  And...