My 7 different things about being a SAHM after having been a Work All Day mom.

A list of things I have found to be monumentally different about me and my kids now that I have left my job in Peru and come to Asia to raise my kids.About myself:1. As a working mom, I was fashionableNow all my clothes revolve around how easily I can breastfeed2. My hair looked good and properly coloredNow I have five inches of dark roots and no interesting shape3. I used to use a purse ...more

Playroom Makeover: Stroller Savvy Edition

Before we had kids, we swore we would not be those people with too many toys. Alas, 4 Christmases, 6 birthday parties, numerous yard sales and countless hand-me-downs later, we are.When we moved into our new house, we knew the bonus room would be the perfect play space for our kiddos and their friends. We dumped the majority of our toys in there and it quickly became just that…. a dump.Find out what we did to remedy the situation here:...more

THOUGHT FOR THE DAY

Inspiritual: A space for spiritual evolution and transformation...more

Grandma's Closet

A shout out to pioneer moms

Mother’s Day is this Sunday and I see all the wonderful articles floating around that talk about appreciating your mom or having compassion for those who struggle with Mother’s Day....more

Mobile Education Games for Children

No more teachers, no more books is the siren song of summer, but chances are you'd prefer your kiddos hang onto at least a shred of their education over the warmer months. If you were born to homeschool you're all set. But if you look at the new math and cringe it pays to seek out some summertime support....more

Make a Yoda Sensory Bin for Your Littlest Star Wars Fans

My boys love Star Wars. Little brother is the biggest fan at our house. You will even notice he had his Star Wars shirt on while playing, and that was not planned. That is just what he had on that day. ...more
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Racist Cereal Commercial Contemplations

Today I was asked by a friend if I would do a blog on the "controversial" Cheerios commercial.  Not having already seen this commercial I went out to YouTube and found it.  I had heard from other people about the backlash surrounding the commercial so before watching it I was expecting something completely different from what I actually ended up seeing....more

Bruce Jenner: THE REAL ISSUE

"While the world focused on Bruce's "coming out" if you will, I couldn't help but think about his four oldest children. The thing that stands out for me is the fact that he chose to be what so many men often are; absentee fathers. I've never been able to understand why men aren't there for their kids....more

Books You Might Want to Read in Light Of Bruce Jenner's Transgender Decision

Wow. Bruce Jenner has been in the news a lot lately and whether you understand his transgender decision or not, it's probably time that we start to understand transgenderism. I'm by no means an expert but just like you, I want to know what it's all about and I want to be open and available to people who are identifying with a body different from the one they were born with. ...more