Do you feel like you’re running a three ring circus at home? Kids running around acting like a bunch of clowns? Are you’re being upstaged every time you take them out in public? Run your circus like the circus master you were meant to be!
You celebrate your child’s birthday every year. By default, you are the party planner. And not just for your kid’s parties, but for your husband, your brother, your mom and dad, and sometimes, your neighbor. Here are some ideas of how to pull that off simply without creating a lot of stress!
What’s your family map? As you pioneer your way through the unmarked forest full of undiscovered resources and possible set-backs, do you have goals in mind? Where are you headed with your troop?
You’ve heard the old country song, “Mamas, don’t let your babies grow up to be cowboys.” Guess what – your mama did. A cowboy oversees his herd. He keeps them together, because they belong together.Have you ever thought to teach your herd the priority of family? Better pull up a chair and have a sit down, partner. We’ve got a lot to chaw on today.
One thing that’s never crossed my mind on a shopping adventure: “Girl, you need a helmet. A nice, shiny gold one with rubies and bling all over it. “But do you know what? Above and beyond any of my mall purchases, that is the one item of clothing that is more necessary than all the rest.
The sight that greeted him upon entering the room was a parent’s worst nightmare. Flames shot up from the iguana tank, perched atop our son’s dresser. The dog barked frantically from the bed beside the sleepy 10 year old, who was just rousing himself. The iguana tank just across the room from my son was in flames. Had the dog not alerted us, the night could have ended in tragedy. Here are some informative tips on how to safeguard your home from fire hazards.
Termed the “most exciting 2 minutes in sports”, the Kentucky Derby has been held every year since its inception in…
And so it begins. A day of dropping kids off, running errands, picking kids up, attending piano lessons, dashing home, and then back to school for another basketball game (or two).
How can you survive this day after day? Here are a few tips that may never have occurred to you that can help you not only survive, but enjoy the ride!
Are you tired of wearing the referee hat? Calling false start, holding, or encroachment? Here are a handful of the rules that worked for me.
Hey mom! What’s for dinner?” It’s the eternal question you can’t escape. The family wants to know, EVERY DAY. And so, you put on the chef’s hat. Here are 6 essential tips for surviving and thriving in the kitchen. Because kitchen time is family time!