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Ironing and Love

Can this be a tool of love?

I have often said that you can tell the stage in life of a family by looking at their laundry basket. 445 more words


Did Kate Middleton just make you question yourself?

 Photo credit: Ben Stansall/AFP/Getty

So much talk this week about the new princess and the royal family. How did Kate get a pair of panty hose and heels on and have perfect makeup and hair after delivering mere hours before? 349 more words


Add a little silliness to your discipline...it works!

A little “clowning around” with discipline will work!  Infuse a little silliness in your day!  :)

All the discipline discussion over the last few days and I feel like a very serious parent!   569 more words


Friday....celebrate with a little R and R.

My favorite day of the week is here again.  I am looking forward to a “date night” tonight.  Even with being an “empty nester”, a date night sounds exciting.  399 more words


The weekend is here! I am going to cherish it!

What a great quote for me….remembering to keep my mind present in the moment is often a challenge…but when I am not I miss the gifts of each moment…. 574 more words

Don't work so hard...summer fun is easy!

Keep it simple…fun and learning can happen as easily as a bucket with water and a few ice cubes!

I was talking to my daughter the other evening after she had been babysitting some children of a wonderful Mom from one of my Mom’s groups I lead.  430 more words


Bumps, a few....but blessings...a lot more!

I have had the privilege of being a Mom to these 4 kids….there have been a few bumps….but many more blessings!   Motherhood is a gift beyond gifts….. 422 more words