When my kids were little, I would regularly turn anything that felt like a chore into a game. Usually this involved me coming up with some very cute and clever (at least in my mind!) song to go with … [Read More...]
It wasn't too long ago that I was publicly bemoaning the fact that May is the busiest month of the year. And I know I'm not alone in thinking this. All over social media, my fellow moms of school-aged … [Read More...]
You know what's super fun? Having an entire month already jammed packed with every.activity.on.the.planet because it's the last month of school before summer break (and heaven forbid we move some of … [Read More...]
I think it's safe to say that it is far easier to make a decision when there are limited choices than it is to make a decision when there are endless options.
Case in point...choosing rugs. I've … [Read More...]
I sat on the floor of the playroom our church had so mercifully created just upstairs from the coffee shop. As I built a foam castle with one child and made goofy faces at the baby, the mother of … [Read More...]
Good morning friends, from redheadcandecorate.com. When I left you here "At the Picket Fence" last month I thought for sure the next time we would meet that we all would be getting some vitamin D … [Read More...]
We are slightly obsessed with watching baking shows at our house.
But, we really only like the nice ones. The ones where the critiques are a bit more gentle and the competitors tend to celebrate … [Read More...]
Recently I found myself seconds away from what was certain to become my most embarrassing moment of all time.
I was shopping for clothes and had determined that I was going to actually need to try … [Read More...]
Raise your hand if you like being corrected?
Yep. That's what I thought.
It's never fun being on the receiving end of correction. That's why I've put together some tips for how to do this with … [Read More...]
If you've ever lived with a teenager you know that receiving compliments from them is about as rare as a unicorn sighting and equally as magical.
So, when recently my son complimented me on some … [Read More...]