Making it Through the Store

After a very busy weekend of kids’ activities at my house, Monday has arrived! Bleary eyed, I rolled out of bed and headed straight for the coffee maker. As we made our way through the morning routines, I was chatting with my girls, ages 5 and 8, about what we would...

Time for Bed

I don’t know about you, but I feel like bedtime routines start as soon as dinner is over! Sometimes they seem to take FOREVER! And over the years, as the kids grow, the routines adapt themselves to the needs of our family. I was chatting with a friend the other day...

Cooking on a Busy Schedule

We have all arrived home and asked our children and family, what would you like for dinner? The overwhelming response is generally, “I don’t know.” So, we start to rattle off some choices, “Spaghetti?” – “No, I’m sick of spaghetti!” says the teenager, “chicken?” – “Me...