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5 second rule, makes sense.

This past weekend little Mr. Z and I met a girlfriend on her layover and brought her to our favorite lunching spot. La Grande Orange… 467 more words

Attachment Parenting

Sex-Positive Sex Education

 So here’s a topic that’s been on my mind a lot lately. With two pre-teen boys in the house, I think it’s a good idea to check in with them periodically to see what they’re thinking and going through, and to reiterate our family’s position and expectations on various topics with them. 1,755 more words

Homeschooling Resources

9/11 honoring the obvious

“Where were you when the world stopped turning, on that September day.” Alan Jackson.

I remember when I was a little girl and my dad was a single dad we would drive and listen to Alan Jackson. 362 more words


Philanthropy + Hard Work = Exciting Day!

I will shamelessly admit I donate a little over $1,000.00 a year to the work of the Valley of the Sun United Way. If you’ve read many entires of my blog you know my family struggles financially. 228 more words


Coffee + Oatmeal + Steel Cut babies

No. That’s not right. Although, Zaccai’s energy is steel cut!

In no way is my blog intended to be a cooking/baking/food blog… Yea, I’d quickly fail at that! 285 more words


Don’t Wait Until You Have to Use CIO to Sleep Train Your Baby

I think most parents will agree with me that, the second time around at the parenting game, we all try and do things better. Parenting is a shitstorm. 1,744 more words


Smile through tears

I’m dealing with a little heartache these past few days. Moody. Sad. Emotional.

Recently, my mom told me I was selfish for my birth plan (it was unsuccessful) and that statement really hit me hard. 332 more words