This morning at 6:00 a.m. I was enjoying Mommyland, you know, sitting there on the couch, having just finished nursing my six month old, basically trying to clear my eyes, and get focused on what needs to be done during the day.
As I am sipping on my second cup of Java, watching the baby… Continue
Added by Molly on October 22, 2010 at 10:02am —
It is the time in the break room where another unappreciated woman of industry must be saluted. We have already taken our hats off in August for the lady who refills the sunflower seed bucket at the salad bar and in September for the woman who highlights receipts at Wal-Mart. Now that it…
Before you throw away those pumpkin seeds you carved out of your Jack-O-Lantern this year, think twice!! There is good dietary benefit in those seeds, not to mention a yummy snack even the kids will love. Here’s how to prepare and cook your pumpkin seeds.
Prepping the Seeds
First, after you have scooped your pumpkin, put the seeds in a glass bowl. Next, separate the seeds from all the stringing pumpkin meat. You’ll need to do this fairly quickly because once… Continue
And so our story begins. Once upon a time there was a lowly food blogger looking for ideas on what to make for dinner. She searched high and low in books and on cooking blogs but just couldn't seem to find the right dish for her family.
The blogger was sheer out of ideas, so she poured herself a Pom and tonic with a twist of lime using the Pom juice she was given from Ryan over at Pom Wonderful and sat down to ponder her… Continue
The children’s books beloved by a generation of readers who are now parents are back (and better than ever) in A ValueTales Treasury! From the number 1 New York Times bestselling author Spencer Johnson, this is a collection of life stories based in values we can all believe in.
Learn more about this book here: http://bit.ly/9IjnQL and its author here:… Continue
I never held any illusions about having 4 kidlets. I didn’t expect it to be easy, I knew it wouldn’t be cheap, & I anticipated the years of being tied down to breastfeeding, diapers, & crying. I entered in to this with a willing spirit & a joyful heart. As they headed off to…
Originally from Edinburgh, Lorna Freytag has worked as a children's photographer in New York, Dubai, London and Sydney. Inspired by dark forests, magical landscapes and old fairytales, Lorna uses her imagination and unique style to produce spellbinding images. Her children's portraiture gives her the opportunity to do what she loves best; creating enchanting pictures to be treasured forever. Each image is unique and created entirely by Lorna. From the first rough sketch to the final detailed… Continue
Added by Julia Angel on October 22, 2010 at 12:02am —
Been a tad busy adding some new items and taking down some sold outs from the rack on Soulbeads Shoppe blogshop. Variety of inspired design from vintage looks to crazy modern. Great selection of gemstones from Honey Agate to Blue Chalcedony. Make sure…
If you looking for gutter cleaning in York PA, I can help. It is one of those jobs that no one likes to do, and no one considers it until they have to climb up that blasted ladder. And if your like me, I don't want to even see what's in those gutters! Yuck! So what do you do? Force your husband at the end of the day to put on dish cleaning gloves and give him a nudge up the ladder? I don't think so. Remember what happened when you forced him to fix your plumbing issue...you get the… Continue
Shake off your dust; rise up, sit enthroned, O Jerusalem. Free
yourself from the chains on your neck, O captive Daughter of Zion., Isaiah 52:2...Rebuke
the devil for he has been lying......inaccurately defining...all that
you are. In an effort to emotionally scar...the beloved's psyche and
heart. Rip your self esteem completely apart. Leaving women and young
girls...chained to the world's...unrealistic… Continue
Added by Mommy Dearest on October 21, 2010 at 7:41pm —
So I write this as my two little ones are settled downstairs watching Blues Clues and playing – well when my oldest isn’t yanking her toys from her little sister’s hands! Let’s be honest, if they weren’t watching TV, I wouldn’t be up here in the loft getting some work done.
Parenting teens is hard enough, but parenting a troubled teen can feel impossible. Most parents simply don’t have the training in psychotherapy techniques, communication skills, and mentoring necessary to guide a teen through the troubled years of adolescence, especially when that teen is also struggling with mental…