As I write this many moms are considering how they're going to have breakfast in bed tomorrow, or what restaurant they'll go to for dinner. Meanwhile, I've had a wonderful Mother's Day today, even before Mother's Day. How can that be? Because my husband came home and asked if I wanted to go out for… Continue reading How to Say Thanks to Your Mother
Here in the United States it's that time of year where the camping season starts. I noticed it first last Wednesday when it took me an extra couple of minutes to be able to pull out of the parking lot due to RV after RV and the ensuing traffic that backed up after them. After… Continue reading How to Plan a Successful Family Campout
It's that time of the year, the children have either begun summer vacation or are counting down the days until they escape the confines of the classroom. As a parent and a teacher, I understand. I'm counting down the days before I'm free to focus on other things during the summer. However, as all moms… Continue reading How to Survive the Summer Doldrums for Moms
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