Tips

A Mom With a New Baby Needs Your Help!

Take it from me:  we mothers find it very difficult to ask for help!   When my son was born, I found myself entertaining guests even though I had a grueling delivery, suffered from undiagnosed post-partum depression and could barely walk (I’ll spare you the gory details of why).  The fact that I could not articulate …

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Tips

Teaching Tools – Hand Sewing Basics

It is true that most of the sewing is done at the sewing machine, but there are times when you need to hand stitch. The best thing with hand sewing is that it can be used at all stages of your sewing project. The hand sewing can be used to transfer markings, finish hems or …

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Parenting

Sleeping Through The Night With The Cradle Coach

Sleep training has so many negative connotations associated with it, and before I started my journey, it is not something I had considered as an option for my family. A few weeks ago I posted about the lack of sleep in our house and how it was affecting every element of my life. Literally my …

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Parenting

My Child’s Education Is Not Your Fall Back Degree

Those are some fighting words are they not?  I have said them and I will stand by them.  Here is the quick story behind these words and why I feel so strongly about that statement.  Let me just repeat myself… My child’s education is not your fall back degree… Out to lunch with a friend …

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Parenting

Let Them Chase Their Dream

After having a difficult conversation with our son, we learned that: 1. I add too much stress to his life…he explained it very well…he always want to do good for me, and when I don’t see him leaving it all in the field..I question him…and not in a nice way…so, he dislike that. So, I …

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Organization

Creating a Food Pantry From a Coat Closet

The home we currently own is so small that it did not have any room in the kitchen for pantry foods, or the pots, pans, and dishes we need to cook and serve meals for our family. We crammed small quantities of food into the back of the corner cupboards on turntables, but all of …

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