Raising Kids

Mom Burnout

Mom Burnout

Are you stuck in a mom funk? Is it hard to see past the mundane tasks of motherhood? Try these 5 self care tips to bring new life into motherhood today! Motherhood can be a little overwhelming. It doesn’t matter if you are happy, angry, […]

How to Teach Kids About Money

How to Teach Kids About Money

Looking to teach your kids about money? We have a system that works great to help kids learn to save, spend, and develop a healthy relationship with money! When we started being more proactive about keeping a budget as a couple, we realized we wanted […]

Quiet Time–and Why You Need It!

Quiet Time–and Why You Need It!

Do you have mom burnout? Quiet time has the power to change us and make us better people if we take advantage of it! Learn my secrets! In the early afternoon at my house, it is quiet except for a cd playing quietly in the background. […]

Teach Your Child to Read Before Kindergarten

Teach Your Child to Read Before Kindergarten

 Looking for ways to teach your child to read before Kindergarten? In addition to reading frequently in the home, we participate in a program called UPSTART. Reading is a huge part of our family culture. At pretty much any given time of day, you will […]

Family Chore Chart

Family Chore Chart

Struggling to find the perfect chore chart to get your kids working happily with you? Here are 5 simple steps to help you create a chore chart that works! It seems a running joke in many parenting books is that there is no perfect chore […]

Alternate Phrases to “You’ve Got Your Hands Full”

Alternate Phrases to “You’ve Got Your Hands Full”

Please tell me I’m not the only mom who hears the phrase “you’ve got your hands full” nearly every time I step out in public! I have really great kids, but with so many of them, it is guaranteed that there will be LOTS going […]