I’m getting ready to buy airline tickets soon. I fly often. My parents and sisters live in Arizona, so that means a lot of airplane trips. My husband had always had jobs where he couldn’t take off for too long, a week at most. I however, being a stay at home mom and homeschooling, can… Continue reading A Moms Survival Guide to Flying Alone With Your Kids.
A few years ago, I was at Barnes and Noble looking in my favorite section, the bargain books. On this particular day, I came across a book entitled, Mother Theresa, Her Essential Wisdom. Edited by Carol Kelly-Gangi I’m not one for biographies or autobiographies. But this book is actually a compilation of Mother Theresa”s quotes.… Continue reading How I fell in love with Mother Theresa’s words.
It took my 5 year old 50 minutes to eat dinner last night…50 minutes to eat two chicken nuggets, bread, and 2 carrots. My 3 year old was slightly faster. We implemented a new rule. No one gets up from the table until everyone is done eating. So, the time it takes her to eat… Continue reading Our Dinner Struggle
Do you ever just not pay attention to how your kids have dressed themselves for the day because you are running late and are just glad they have clothes on? My 3 year old has insisted on only wearing 2 different dresses everywhere we go for the past two or three weeks. I really don’t… Continue reading My Girls
I feel really dumb admitting this, but after years of battling my 5 year old with her moods and attitudes, I finally realized she is me. I may have been in denial all this time and ignoring my husband when he said it, but it hit me yesterday, my poor daughter learned it all from… Continue reading Eureka!
My son has not slept in about 3 nights and as you all know, if baby doesn’t sleep, then momma doesn’t sleep. So I’ve been particularly awesome lately. Today my son was extra cranky during the day but refused to go down for naps and my two older kids were fighting and acting like wild… Continue reading A day of failed attempts
I have Celiac disease as well as Hoshimotos Thyroidistis. Both of these being autoimmune disorders. I didn’t find out until I was in my late 20s. For years, starting in college, I was getting really sick after I ate most meals. I just thought it was unhealthy eating habits. I was told by a doctor… Continue reading Allergies and Disorders