I’m done breastfeeding. After 27 months of not having any reason to stop breastfeeding, I decided I didn’t need a reason. I just wanted to.   This marks the first time in eight and a half years that I’m not pregnant or...
The decision to go forward with redshirting our kindergartener has not been an easy one to make. My son is bright, loves stories and books, and is articulate to a fault. He’s also impulsive, has problems with his “listening...
While prepping for Christmas a couple years ago my daughter asked if we could dye eggs. I scrunched my eyebrows in confusion and began to explain that dying eggs was an Easter tradition. Looking down into her bright, hopeful...
If you give a tween a phone, she’ll eagerly agree to your pre-determined parental restrictions...at first.   When you enforce the bedtime restriction, she’ll beg for “a few more minutes” before surrendering her phone for the evening.   When you return her the...
We're pretty fond of Crystal Newcomb Creative Studios. She captured our 2013 Mom's Night Out at Jasper Winery. She ensured that our magical Princess birthday parties were forever in our memories. Several of our readers have been fortunate to win one of her giveaways. And she continues...
Mama, are you just ever overwhelmed by need? The needs of your family. Your work. Your community. The world. When I think about need (and am left to my own devices and headspace), I seem to go one of two places. Despair. How will my small...
  How to make homemade valentine melted heart crayons Every now and again I aspire to be a pinterest mom. It's fleeting and far between, but occasionally I surprise myself! Does anyone else inwardly groan when they think of class holiday parties and...
I have been dreading this for a while now. I’m honestly a little scared about it, and I don’t think I am ready. After all, I’m waaaaay too young, and teenagers are scary. Yep, that’s right, my oldest is about to...
Many years ago, when I only had one child, I found myself fretting over my two-year-old daughter’s outfit. It was time to head out the door to church but I was still digging in her sock drawer trying to...
I LOVE looking at old photos. But now that my boys are teenagers, what I really love is watching the old videos. Recently, a memory popped up on my phone. It was an old video I had taken of the...

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