Tag Archives: housework

Mom of the Year

A couple weeks ago, I was approached and asked if I minded being nominated for Walmart Canada’s Mom of the Year Award. I, of course, said go ahead because, hey, who doesn’t like a chance to win another award? I’m … Continue reading

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This Tuesday Brought to You by the Torturous Threes

I know I’ve said on wordpress before that I didn’t have to go through terrible twos with any of my kids. The extra clinginess and constant temper tantrums during that year were not

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Big Plans

Tonight I am trying out this totally revolutionary, world changing, life altering, big idea. This is something I know I have tried before but things have happened in my life that I haven’t been able to do this again until … Continue reading

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Monkey Money

Yesterday morning while we were getting ready for school, the boys brought up the topic of money. More specifically, bank accounts.

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I Just Don’t Care!

Today I just had one of those days. I just didn’t care. In today’s case though, this was a positive thing.

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Supermommy!

I’m not talking about things I can actually do or even a great game. I’m talking about the things my kids THINK I can do/control.

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I Would Like to Announce That I Live a Minimalist Lifestyle With Kids

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He Eats Through His Nose!

No, I’m not talking about either of my boys (thank goodness). I’m not talking about any of my other kids either, though everyone likes to call him a member of the family. He has his own “room”, is put to … Continue reading

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Kidless…for now

I read a post yesterday on momknowsbetter (http://momknowsbetter.wordpress.com/2012/03/09/but-i-dont-wanna-share/) that made me think. In my situation (no contact with the other “parent”) I was thinking how nice it would be to have a break from the kids for just a day … Continue reading

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I Just Needed to Pee….

Have you ever woken up an hour or two before you need to with the need to go to the bathroom just to discover returning to sleep is not a possibly? I awoke at 4am to one of those situations … Continue reading

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