Episode 3 – Parenting Under Stress

In this episode I take some time to talk about the struggles we are having dealing with the stress of our move. Moving is such a stressful situation for everyone involved especially children. I’d like to think that most times I can deal with my child’s strong feelings, but in this instance I am also […]

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Back to School is My New Year

I don’t make new years resolutions, mostly because I’m not very good at keeping them.  So the New Year is a fun time, and I love to celebrate it but it really doesn’t change anything in my life. Now back to school time is a different story.  Back to school time signifies a change in […]

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Summer Goal Tracker for Kids

My kids have 1 more day of school, 1 MORE DAY!!!!!! We all look forward to having a little more freedom, lounging around, and enjoying some fun adventures.  I have always dreamed of being that care free mom that wakes up and let’s the kids decide what we should do that day, but the truth […]

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Part 1 of Back to School Lunch Tips

I pack lunch because it ensures my kids are getting the fuel they need for the day.  It’s the worst when they come off that bus hungry, tired and crying…. not how I want to spend my afternoon.  So I put together a few east tips to make packing lunches easier.   Tip #1 – […]

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Back to School Lunches

Lately I feel like school lunches have become a huge topic of discussion.  Are the “hot lunches” that schools provide the best option for our children?  What makes up a school lunch? Is it mystery meat like that talk about on TV?  How much does a school lunch cost? Now, let’s not forget about packing […]

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Back to School and Getting on Schedule

Ahh yes, back to school time… G started last week and he loves it!  It’s only two days a week, but he is already learning so much and it’s nice for L and I have to have some one on one time.  Starting back to school also means getting back on a regular schedule and […]

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Just Being- Update #1

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 […]

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