Enjoy 50 Books with Kids

50-books

Stuck inside for these blustery days? Looking to expand your family’s repertoire of picture books beyond Goodnight, Moon? Want some help and direction in how to have meaningful activities and discussions with your little ones? Grab your copy of Fifty Books to Enjoy with Kids for $5 this week only. Written by Veronica Getskow, PhD […]

The Day Google Reader Died

Google-Reader-Logo

I remember it well. It came with warning, but I didn’t really heed it. I was in denial for a long time. I still am. I still wish for it to come back. Google Reader, why did you have to leave us? I’ve tried bloglovin. I’ve tried following my favorite blogs on Facebook. I’ve tried […]

The Weekly Ramble

The Weekly Ramble

The weekly ramble: where I blog like it’s 2004. Oh my. At this time last week, a little virus had snuck in the back door. One child vomited all day Friday; another had a sore throat and headache. And that was it. Or so we thought. We breezed through Sunday and Monday thinking we had dodged […]

The Weekly Ramble

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The weekly ramble: where I blog like it’s 2004. Summer came to San Diego this week. We’ve had 80 degree weather, done schoolwork outside, and otherwise tried to soak up every minute of fabulous weather. I keep reminding myself that we’ll pay for it in March. When you all are welcoming spring, we’ll be back […]

Pack Real Food Lunches for School

Pack Real Food Lunches for School - a great guide to planning and packing a great lunch for your kids

I am an affiliate for this ebook. If you make a purchase through my link, I am paid a small portion of the sale. Your price does not change, but your purchase indirectly helps support this site. So thanks! As you know, I’ve renewed my mission this month to improve my family’s diet. The excess […]

The Weekly Ramble

The Weekly Ramble

This is where I blog like it’s 2004. This post does include affiliate links. If you make a purchase through those links, I am paid a small amount in way of advertising fees. Your price does not change, but your purchase indirectly helps support this site. So thanks! The girls had their first ballet class […]

Time to Get on Zone Defense

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Is it hard to find things in your house? Do you open a closet and cringe? Do you wish your housekeeping chores were just a little simpler and easier? Well, you’re not alone, sister. I’m there, too. Every January I get a little burst of energy to set things to rights. Hubs has been reorganizing […]

Christmas, Day 12: Organizing Life as MOM

FM Giveaway 12

Merry Christmas! Today’s the 12th day of Christmas! And I’ve got a fun giveaway for you. This giveaway is closed. Congrats to the winner: miranda.taylorwhite@ Here we are at the last of the FishMama giveaways. Christmas seems so long ago. We start back to school and real life tomorrow. That’s a little intimidating to me, especially […]