Tag: Being Mom

Simple Organization for Arts, Crafts, & School Supplies

Simple Organization for Arts, Crafts, & School Supplies

All of the stuff kids come with can be overwhelming, and when it comes to all of the supplies that are needed for projects and school homework, it can get out of control, especially in a small home.  Here are some of my hints for […]

Nice Words or No Words.

Nice Words or No Words.

In our home, it’s very clear.  The rule is: nice words or no words.  It goes back to what my mother always said: “if you have nothing nice to say, say nothing at all”.  Inside our home, and out of it, our son is expected […]

What Makes A House A Home?

What Makes A House A Home?

What makes a house a home for you? I think that answer must be different for every person. Our home is a small ranch that I probably never would have chosen if we were together at the time.  I am not a fan of how […]

Making The Most of Sick Days

Making The Most of Sick Days

Even when my little guy is sick, and should be resting, he doesn’t slow down.  He wants to play, he wants to read, he wants to draw, he wants to experiment. Recently he was home for a week sick.  The poor guy had a virus […]

Helpful Tips For Feeding A Picky Eater

Helpful Tips For Feeding A Picky Eater

[amazon asin=[amazon asin=We are pretty lucky.  From the time he was very little our son has always been an adventurous eater.  He’s that way naturally, and we have encouraged this as well with our “take it or leave it” policy at the dinner table. He’s […]

A Day Off

A Day Off

For the first time in a long time, my husband and I had the day off of parenting today. Ahhhhhh. We decided to go without a plan. Just enjoy the beautiful fall air, the amazing foliage, and climb Mount Washington. In our car. For as […]