Month: June 2017 Posts

Conversations That Matter

Why Moms Need Solution-based Connection

June 19, 2017

One year, I wanted to meet other moms. I joined a young moms group for the connection. Every week, we would come together and report on life, basically. It was awful. I filtered tons of complaining. So sad. I shed real tears and wiped them on my sleeve. Why is this the way it is? The […]

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Conversations That Matter

Why you should definitely compare.

June 14, 2017

Sometimes, I jump in there and stir the pot. Here I am again…asking you to to let me ramble on about a word or an idea. But, I think you’re used to trusting me more and I’m getting a little more used to not fearing your reactions. So….. let’s talk. I ALWAYS COMPARE I always […]

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One Busy Mom's Thoughts On...

Summer Screen-time Limits.

June 13, 2017

Ahh. Summertime. We homeschool. You probably knew that by now. So, basically summer means….nothing. Ha. My kids are with me all the time. I think I have settled into that fact.  In all honesty, at some point I got over the constant fantasy that I’d experience 8-3pm M-F without kids. Some days, it just sounds […]

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Cooking at Home

Scott’s Salmon Tacos

June 7, 2017

Anyone that knows us, loves and appreciates the fact that my husband can cook. Seriously, cook!  He whipped up some fish tacos for lunch but they were so unique and delightful, I couldn’t help but share.  He’s not a “recipe cook” and doesn’t measure anything so………I’ll do my best to detail it out for you.  […]

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Traveling

We rented a beautiful, big vacation home. You can too!

June 6, 2017

If you like to travel, you probably have already heard of it. But, just in case you haven’t… We love to use Air BnB. Air BnB lists homes for short term use. You have an option to stay in a whole home or rent a room. Below I have a $40 travel credit for you […]

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Homekeeping

Hire it: Done.

June 2, 2017

Some people struggle with starting. Some people struggle with finishing. I think at different times in life, I’ve been both. Maybe it even changes from day to day. So, this is what I’ve been thinking about. I’m a doer. I’m not Type A, but I call myself a “Type-A” wannabe. But, I didn’t use to be […]

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