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How Our Family Does Chores and Allowance

How Our Family Does Chores and Allowance

Chores and Allowance. Two issues that I think many families struggle to figure out. What chores are appropriate? How do you get your kids to do their chores? Should you pay them for it? Why do kids need to get paid money at all? I […]

Five Things I’m Thankful For

Five Things I’m Thankful For

Happy Sunday! It has been a very long week and a half in my household, and I was beginning to wonder if this post would even happen today (I actually wrote this sentence on Friday, if that tells you anything). I had guests visiting for […]

Thoughts on Life, Beginnings and Endings

Thoughts on Life, Beginnings and Endings

Those of you who know me personally know that I have been through a lot over the past few weeks. I’ve wanted to sit and write out my thoughts and feelings, hoping that putting pen to paper would help me process/cope/grieve… But writing didn’t happen […]

Thanks a Lot , Cancer!

Thanks a Lot , Cancer!

First let me clarify – I do not have cancer. I’m 35 years old, with a very healthy body. I’m the mom of two healthy, smart, active kids. We rarely get sick, even with a cold, and if we go to the doctor it’s for […]