Realize you and the kids are stir crazy and need to get out. Decide that a picnic in a nice shaded park would be nice. Ask tons of people on Facebook and search the internet for a nice shaded park with picnic tables. Get no answers anywhere, and realize most parks where you live are… Continue reading How To Take 5 Small Kids to The Park
Today I'm dealing with some old familiar feelings. Sometimes being a mom is no fun. Sometimes their neediness gets me so upset I can't see straight. Impatience... Discouragement... Frustration... Just a few of the feelings I'm dealing with today. And not just from them but from life in general. I feel like I just need… Continue reading Sometimes Snuggling Babies Is Downright Annoying
I'm so excited to announce that I have started a new business venture!!! Over the last few years of mommyhood I have read multiple mom blogs, especially large family blogs, I have seen women selling this product and thought they looked cool but never pursued it. This decision was kind of spontaneous, and a bit… Continue reading I’ve Got Some Exciting News!
This week has been so hard...just plain old hard! And it's only Wednesday! Between Thomas starting a new semester of night classes, dealing with mice, the kids going completely crazy (especially a certain 2 year old girl), and my mile long to do list, it's just been HARD. We had a lot of fun on… Continue reading It’s Been a Hard Week… Already
That is probably the comment I get the most. "You've really got your hands full." The second most common comment I get is, "I don't know how you do it". Do what exactly? They never specify, and I'm not clever enough to have answers on the fly. How do I keep a clean house, get… Continue reading WOW, You’ve Got Your Hands Full: Kids Close In Age
About 3 months ago Thomas set out on a low carb journey while on a month long business trip. When he got back we decided we would go low carb sugar free as a family. Thomas has done very well and has only cheated once or twice. The rest of us on the other hand follow… Continue reading Delicious Sugar Free Low Carb Chocolate Milk Recipe (kid approved)
Hope everyone had a wonderful Resurrection Sunday! About every other year or so it seems we are traveling up north with family around this time of year. Therefore, we don't really have any set traditions yet. We don't really talk about Easter much in the context of bunnies here at our house, but I do… Continue reading Easter 2017
Grace.... Trenches... Motherhood.... What do you think of when those words are used together? Everyone of us is fighting a battle...or many different battles at once. But no matter what, as mothers we need to be sure we are fighting the main battle. The battle for our children's souls! Through every "don't call your brother… Continue reading The Most Important Battle
Colic Acid Reflux Crying Sleepless nights Diapers Crying Spit up Crying, Crying, Crying..... The very things that make us question why we're doing this... Voluntarily, putting ourselves through the misery! And again you ask me; "Why would you put yourself through it 5 times....IN A ROW???". Well I guess you could say practice makes perfect...LOL… Continue reading 7 Keys to a MOSTLY Happy Baby
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