A House Full of Gravel

A House Full of Gravel

In my house, I sweep up gravel on a daily basis. It’s at the front entrance, the back door, and...

Shutting Off the Negative Inner Voice

Shutting Off the Negative Inner Voice

I can tell when I’m in a mental rut because my inner voice harps on me all the time. It defaults...

Fridge Organization Tips

Fridge Organization Tips

As a busy mom with elementary-aged children, the kitchen is one of the most active areas in our...

My kids don't have to please me

My kids don't have to please me

I stared at the shoes trying to hide my disapproval. They looked like moon boots. They belonged...

How to Survive the First 6 Months of Daycare During Cold and Flu Season

How to Survive the First 6 Months of Daycare During Cold and Flu Season

I was warned that the first 6 months of daycare would be challenging. The transitions are tough,...

Promoting Healthy Eating Habits at Home

Promoting Healthy Eating Habits at Home

I was at our family doctor’s office recently for my youngest daughter’s three year check-up. As...

My Kid is a Loose Cannon

My Kid is a Loose Cannon

Our boys love going to the park. And we love taking them to the park! They love swinging. They...

HELP! My Kids Hate Homework

HELP! My Kids Hate Homework

As a teacher and tutor for over 10 years, I have heard the statement “I hate homework” more...

My Secret Weapon Against Mom Guilt is School

My Secret Weapon Against Mom Guilt is School

Like so many parts of motherhood, the first day of school is bittersweet. Your heart melts at...

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