I often feel discouraged as I am trying to wrangle my kids, like maybe I have lost my touch or something. I used to be able to make 1000 pound animals obey with just a stern look or or light pressure to a shoulder. What happened? Why was working with the big beasts so much … Continue reading Everything I know I learned from a Horse
I am so thrilled to have had such a great response to Just Be With Me, so I thought I should update you on how it's going. So far things are going okay. I wish I could say that everyone is peachy, there have been no tantrums (by children or adults) and that I am … Continue reading Just Being- Update #1
"Mama what you doing?" was not the sound I wanted to hear at 6:15 this morning when I was trying to get a jump on my batch cooking for this month. "Making muffins buddy, and why are you..." G interrupted before I could finish "Can I help?" In this moment I wanted to say NOOOOOOO!!! … Continue reading Just Be With Me
It's hot I don't want to turn on my oven. My husband it to tired to grill because he spent all weekend fencing in our yard. Slow cooker taco casserole it is. You need: 3 flour tortillas 1 lb cook ground beef (with onion and green pepper if you like, we do) 1 small can … Continue reading Slow Cooker Taco Casserole
Yes, yes I know this is technically week 3 and I missed posting this last week... but life happens. My week three challenge is one that I have thought about long before I decided to create Summer Mom Makeover Picking your Battles. Every mother had heard of it before, every mother has uttered it before … Continue reading Summer Mom Makeover 2012- Week 2- Are you picking your battles?