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Theology With Kids // Sinful Flesh

On the way home from a recent church gathering I hear a smacking sound in the back seat. I thought my boys were at it again, but I adjusted my rearview mirror to see my 5yr old hitting himself in the forehead. 277 more words


A little thing I learned about teaching my daughter manners

Lately, my five-year old baby girl has been very demanding of Mommy. Mommy does not always pay close attention and thus there lies my downfall. She frequently catches me off guard, searching websites for new job ventures, face-booking or whatever I am doing and she asks me questions to which she knows the answer is, no! 1,417 more words


Lessons of the Weekend

It’s rare that I do something for me, just me; however, this weekend I did it.

We packed up the Subaru, with my TBP and the two dogs, and we headed to an island rental house that would serve as home base while I attended writing classes. 308 more words



To put it simply, I’ve put aside most of my self identifying labels in my year and a half as a mom. I haven’t had time for much beyond momming, though I haven’t completely neglected myself. 472 more words

Single Mother By Choice - SMC

Interviews with American mothers living abroad

Here is a fascinating  collection of stories about parenting in other parts of the world.


In which it's all good

It was an excessively pleasant day today, with October-perfect weather.  We went out and bought pumpkins (the boy picked all three of them out) and the boy is so enamored with his personal pumpkin that he insisted on it staying in his bedroom with him tonight.   92 more words

Last Chance to Order Baby's Halloween Costume!

This is a friendly PSA that Halloween is on FRIDAY. While we already told you about some great DIY costume ideas, some express shipping might be just the thing to get baby one of these adorable costumes on time. 36 more words