After Juliet was a newborn I got her and Lincoln on the same schedule. My kids wake up the same time (thanks to Lincoln), eat at the same time for the most part, and go to bed the same time. With Juliet still being under one. She naps whenever she wants during the day and will eat in-between meals. Getting them on the same schedule is one of the best things you can do for yourself as a mom to keep you sane and make you feel a…Continue
Added by Angela Mathusek on July 12, 2017 at 7:30pm — No Comments
What is wrong with my kids is a question I ask myself at least 10 times a day! Anyone here with me? Don’t lie! I don’t mean it in a bad way, of course not, I love my kids to the moon and back; more then anything. That question is more generally speaking because there really is no answer when it comes to this one!
There is nothing wrong with them, they are just normal, fun-loving, and BIG personality kids that I have created BUT is it really too much to ask that they learn no…Continue
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Sometimes you speak out loud things you should keep to yourself thinking perhaps your spirit will feel more at ease but what ends up happening is you feel worse than when you started. This though should never deter you from working through those bad times, it is overcoming that…Continue
Added by Mari Corona on June 11, 2017 at 12:41pm — No Comments
Marriage Tip | "Don't count the things you do. Do the things that count." -Zig Ziglar
Today May 30th my husband and I celebrate 14 years of marriage! We have had many times of bliss and also many times of choosing to walk in love and grace. No marriage is perfect, I encourage you to make it your aim to make your marriage the best you can by investing in…
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There are so many different brands of prenatal vitamins now they take up half an aisle at Target. You have prenatal gummy vitamins, regular pill form vitamins, and now you can also get prenatal drinks, powder drink mixes, and prenatal vitamin snacks. They also range in cost. Does the difference in the kind of prenatal vitamin form or price really matter? Yes and no. If you have a hard time swallowing pills then a drink or a squeeze pouch snack will work for you, but not all of them…Continue
Added by Rachel barry on February 16, 2017 at 2:15pm — No Comments
Most moms will agree that mothering is a full-time job. There is always something to do and your hours are not restricted to eight hours a day. Plus, many mothers are also juggling full-time jobs, part-time jobs, businesses or careers. How does a mother make it all fit into one day without compromising her sanity? A life coach can help busy moms regain balance and achieve…Continue
Added by Stacey Doyle on February 9, 2017 at 5:24pm — No Comments
When you have kids it is very hard to find/take time for yourself. When you are a parent though self-care is very important. If you aren't taking care of yourself, it is hard to take care of others. This is a hard lesson to learn for some. To this day when I have a moment, usually when my daughter is napping, I could take some time for myself but instead I think of all the other things I need to get done, and I try to tackle some items on my to do list. This is why I have had an unused…Continue
Added by Rachel barry on February 6, 2017 at 4:22pm — No Comments
We all lie period. For different reasons at different levels at different times and to different people. I've talked about this before. Our current President is a huge example of lies. So why should we expect that our kids would not engage in this deception as well?
Now that my daughter is older she has moments where she will say to me "oh I can…Continue
Added by Mari Corona on January 29, 2017 at 12:40pm — No Comments
Added by Shelby Stover on December 2, 2016 at 12:00pm — No Comments
I recently decided I needed to squeeze my material footprint into a smaller shoe.
At a muggy mid-summer craft fair, I realized I was sick of stuff. I deluded myself into believing that my indie business was eco-friendly because I tried to use recycled materials and minimize packaging. My wares were definitely a conscientious…Continue
Added by Meghan Throckmorton on October 27, 2016 at 9:00pm — No Comments
Does potty training ever get easier once you start? My knee-jerk reaction is…HELL NO. However, I have only really been at it with my son, Ryder, for the last month or so, and in some ways things have gotten tremendously easier. We have tried so many times before but he just didn’t end up…Continue
Added by Jessica Kindberg on October 26, 2016 at 5:14pm — No Comments
What’s In My Diaper Bag?
These are the main items that can be found in my diaper bag for two boys at any given time. My toddler gets car sick, so we have to pack more for him than I normally would. I have also included links to certain products listed here just on the…Continue
Added by Jessica Kindberg on October 26, 2016 at 5:12pm — No Comments
Now this post is less about the kiddos and more about Mommy & Daddy.
I've always been interested in "personality characteristics" and why people act the way they do. I think it sometimes has to do with how they were raised and a big part is how they are wired. Nature vs Nurture. Voila!
Hubs and I did the …Continue
Added by Meg Kerns on August 24, 2016 at 12:34am — No Comments
HISTORY DOESN’T DEFINE YOU. YOUR CHOICES DOES
Imagine that you stand on the edge of a platform at the swimming pool... Blindfolded!
You have no idea how high up the platform is, if it is the 1-meter, 5-meter or the 10-meter platform. You have no idea if there is water in…Continue
Added by Dorte Damgaard Sejthen on August 19, 2016 at 12:00pm — No Comments
The bears in my household outnumber me. They are there in the morning, facing me with their anger at the fact that the sun has risen in the sky yet again, forcing them from their slumber and making them face another day. I try to focus on my thankfulness that it is another beautiful day; I try to enjoy the morning...but why do people think that it is OK to be…Continue
Added by Lauren Markman on August 17, 2016 at 6:33am — No Comments
Hello, dear ones! Please join me for a word study on motherhood. Even if you are not a mother, you can use what you learn in other relationships. You are an example to the children in your life, whether that is a niece/ nephew, or kids in the youth group at your church. Also, I encourage all Godly women to find…Continue
Added by Amber Dover on August 12, 2016 at 2:21am — No Comments
When I look at my phone, I see all the apps that I use the most on my first screen. I took all those factory apps that I never use and stuck them in a folder so I could have more room, and put the apps that I have to have but rarely use on a secondary screen. At the time, I thought of this as me staying organized, but after reading this piece on…Continue
Added by Lauren Markman on August 1, 2016 at 6:35am — No Comments