During the Summer my blogging schedule blows away and I get very sporadic. But . . . I’m back!! My Summer intentions were to share our Summer School projects with you. My intentions were to share arts and crafts, science, and all kinds of activities with you. My intentions were good, but did not materialize. … More Wait, Where Did Summer Go?
Pinterest provides tons of ideas and projects for every occasion under the moon. I will never forget the first day I was introduced to Pinterest. After opening my account, my project list grew and grew and grew. Even today, I have an ongoing wish list. I consider myself lucky that most of the projects that … More Bowls of Love
With my older son in Kindergarten, I have Fridays off with my youngest. Momma days, as they are known, have always been the three of us and this year I struggled with letting my oldest go. I miss him – we miss him, but I also love the one-on-one time with my brilliant, little, chatter-box. … More ZOO-topia
Back to school builds a wide range of emotions. Parents worry about lunches, homework, whether kids are getting enough sleep – then once a routine begins to emerge you begin to worry about whether you are getting enough quality time in before bedtime. I’m here to put your mind at ease. 30 minutes matter and you … More 30 Minute Matters – 3
Having a special place to make your mark is important. A place where creativity flows or quiet that allows for peaceful reflection. Your special space should encourage work, thought, and adventure. This is also true for the littles in our life. Homework may not be fun – in fact, they may fight you every night … More Cool as Homework
Three days in and most parents are done with the creativity. For my kids, it isn’t about the cute animal shaped sandwiches or the specially cut veggies, it is about the food. They will eat it if they like it. My kids would eat turkey roll ups every day if they could, but I prefer … More Feed the Foodie
My bus is running late, yesterday it was early. I try to time it so that I don’t have to leave any earlier than I need to, but it always seems earlier than it should be. Before I even get on the bus I miss you. Right now your days are full of daddy time … More When I Miss You