The true meaning of Christmas : with the Giving Manger

The true meaning of Christmas : with the Giving Manger

The older the boys get, the more I am annoyed with the overwhelming responsibility of too many made in China gifts under the tree. Before you give me the nickname  Ebenezer Scrooge, hear me out. We've all been there, counting the presents making sure all the siblings are happy. Wrapping gifts, letting the kids circle [...]

these are the days 

these are the days 

  Many moons ago I was a 19 year old nursing student in New Jersey. My grandmother worked for the visiting nurse association for decades and I felt drawn to it as a job while studying. One of the things I specialized in was Hospice Care. Many of my peers would say, Wow that's depressing [...]

Mamarazzi

Mamarazzi

Mamarazzi Hi yes thats me. I am that weirdo that ALWAYS has a big clunky Nikon with her almost everywhere. I have absolutely no reason to defend why, but I would like to help you understand when you see us crazy parents out in public doing it. When you become a parent instantly you are enamored. ten perfect [...]

WHY WE HOMESCHOOL

WHY WE  HOMESCHOOL

Because I know for certain no parent takes their children's future lightly, and the amount of inquiries I have had of people interested in this controversial & challenging topic I have decided to give you some reasons why my husband and I homeschool our three boys   *As a disclaimer at the very beginning* *I [...]