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Chaos is a Choice

Sometimes, we moms need a talking-to that will motivate us to forsake bad habits and excuses. Allowing excessive chaos during Christmas is one of those things we need to forsake, especially since it’s supposed to be a season of peace and joy. 515 more words

Mothering Trials

Four Busy Moms Share Thanksgiving Recipes

It’s that time of year again.  We all have our favorite traditions, recipes, and rituals that we look forward too.  For our family, Thanksgiving week is the highlight of the year.   120 more words

Christian Living

big family and underwear in your pocket

Having a big family means…… SUNDAY (today) is daylight savings time which only adds to the exhaustion. I love farmers but Damn… as soon as we get adjusted… it gets switched. 254 more words

Blended Family

Schedules, organization and new found happiness.

Over the years I’ve come to realize that it is not only the food we eat that is poisoned with chemicals, the the products we clean our house with is even worse… cleaning and tidying our house is a hazard breathing in the fumes from the cleaning products we have to use, in recent years I have switched over to more natural cleaners, laundry detergent and dishwashing products, Target is my favorite place to buy these products they have a great selection and I definitely feel better not breathing in all those chemicals found in conventional cleaners. 483 more words

The pros and cons of large families

This post was originally going to focus on the positive aspects of having and growing up in a larger than normal family. We just spent a bit of time with friends from Cape Breton whose family size makes us look small. 5,275 more words


This Just Happened

Mom and I are in an uber on our way to wedding dress shop…

Uber Driver (to mom): “How many kids do you have?”

Mom: “Two.” 13 more words


Sleeping Alone 

I’m not sure how it happened, but it did. I won’t say I co-sleep, but I guess, unofficially, I do. I don’t care if other parents do or don’t. 158 more words