In this season of my life, I have been having a very difficult time with getting dinner on the table. I am fine until the evenings when I get "morning sickness" and out of energy. I just am not any good for anything by this point. It would be nice to be able to just… Continue reading What’s for Dinner?
With four children, and one on the way, many believe that I must have the patience of a saint. They see my children remaining calm as we walk through the grocery aisles or at the library, and tell me, "You must have this parenting thing down!" I hate to say this, but "No!" to all… Continue reading Asking for Patience
Meal prep is a great endeavor. It can help anyone to make more meals from scratch, stay on track with healthy or healthier eating, and save time in the long run. In the latest YouTube "food movement", many have began to make their meals for the week, pack them in individual portions, heat them if… Continue reading Large Family Meal Prep
The past two weeks have been challenging for me as a parent. My older three have been very rebellious, disobedient, and unruly. It has tested my patience, made me question my methods, and have a different level of stress. No worries though! I know that my life isn't and never will be perfect, but I… Continue reading Underestimating Their Understanding
I seem to have disappeared from the world of blogging, but have no fear! I'm still here, just working on a long and tedious project that I hope you guys will enjoy. I plan on releasing it before the end of the year, so...come back here weekly to check and see as to what it… Continue reading Where am I?
I know that I have never posted a picture of my family or myself; therefore, you may have no clue to whom you are listening. Well let me tell you. I am a 5' 0", 31 year old that looks like a teenager, and a woman with four children. To give an even more in… Continue reading To the Woman with 2.5 Children!
This post is dedicated to a man who works hard everyday. His mind is not constantly on how to JUST provide for his family, but how to do BETTER for his family. He works hard at trying to balance time with his wife, his children, work, and the 10 minutes he has for himself. He… Continue reading To A Real Man
As a mother to four, you would probably have an image of me with all of them gathered around me while I read an engaging story to them. Then after kissing them and tucking them into bed, I go and read a thrilling novel among the pillows of my own bed. Well, part of that… Continue reading Please, Don’t Make Me!
Do you ever get in this mode where you feel that you have to do everything all yourself? I'll be the first to admit this, because I feel that no one is going to get things done like me. And you know what? That is true. No one will do the job like me; but… Continue reading Share the Load!
So...all of us moms have been to that place before. You know! That place you go to in your head when your kids get on your nerves. They just aren't cooperating and seem to be rebelling. Or the toddler is going through the tantrum phase and won't stop crying. That's when you might think, "Could… Continue reading Under the Microscope