parenting

How Much Clothes Does A Child Need?

If there's one good thing that came out of dealing with lice a few weeks ago, it's that it allowed us to realize that our children have an insane amount of clothing. Quite honestly, we kind of went crazy and washed literally every piece of clothing that they own whether dirty or clean. No drawer… Continue reading How Much Clothes Does A Child Need?

Blogging

April Blogging Challenge Day 7: If I Had A Superpower

You know it's funny.  If this prompt had been a few days before today or a few days after today, my answer would have probably been quite different.  I remember playing around with a few ideas when I first saw it all of which seemed really quite amusing. But last night was a really bad… Continue reading April Blogging Challenge Day 7: If I Had A Superpower

parenting

Fun Activity to Share!!!! [Free PDF Download]

Hiya everyone! I mentioned a couple of days ago that someone from education.com had contacted me to see if I would like to share a worksheet with you all.  I have to say that I was thrilled that they thought of me and was super eager to write up a post to share it.  You… Continue reading Fun Activity to Share!!!! [Free PDF Download]

Zero Waste Household

Objective: Zero Waste – Part 3

Objective: Zero Waste is a series in which I will be sharing the steps our family has been taking to reduce our environmental footprint.  This is part 3 of the series.  Here are the links for part 1 and part 2. The last time, I wrote about the 5 R's behind the concept of zero… Continue reading Objective: Zero Waste – Part 3

Wordful Wednesday

Wordful Wednesday

-  MOM, LISTEN TO ME! Unfortunately, I hear these four words almost daily from either one of my kids.  Often, I'm so absorbed with what I'm doing that I hadn't even realized they were talking to me until they utter them.  Sometimes, I actually am listening to them, but get frustrated because I don't understand… Continue reading Wordful Wednesday

Zero Waste Household

Objective: Zero Waste – Part 2

(As an aside, I apologize if this post is coming up twice in your reader or inbox.  For some reason, when it was posted, only the draft was posted instead of the whole blog post.  This one should be complete *fingers crossed*) Objective: Zero Waste is a series in which I will be sharing the… Continue reading Objective: Zero Waste – Part 2

Zero Waste Household

Objective: Zero Waste – Part 1

Objective: Zero Waste is a series in which I will be sharing the steps our family has been taking to reduce our environmental footprint. The first time I heard about the concept of Zero Waste was in a news spot a couple of years ago.  I remember rolling my eyes as I listened to the… Continue reading Objective: Zero Waste – Part 1