How to give to a breastfeeding mom

how to give to a breastfeeding mom

It's been well more than a year since I've been a breastfeeding mom, but I have to admit that I will always hold a soft spot in my heart for those special times with my babies. At the same time, breastfeeding is often a most challenging and depleting time. I suppose some people take to… Read More ->

transition back to school

The kids may be oblivious, but you, mama, you see all the signs of back to school coming - store shelves bursting with bright new markers and crayons, slim boxes of yellow pencils, the latest colors in notebook covers, and clean, sweet-smelling pink rubber erasers! This year, I have a kindergartener in the house! And homeschooling… Read More ->

Now you’re three {my littlest one}

now you are three

You turned three, but you still think you're two. (And I still wish you were, too!). Probably you're stuck on "two" because you'd JUST mastered the art of holding down your ring and pinkie finger to show just "two" fingers! Now we'll work on the much harder "three." Because... now you are three, my littlest… Read More ->

perfect homeschool parent

Whenever people-who-don’t-homeschool find out I am homeschooling our boys, I usually get one of two responses (and sometimes both): They nod knowingly, and say, “Well, you and your husband are both teachers…” OR They look panicked and say, “I could never do homeschool! I was terrible at school!” For a long time I have been… Read More ->