Dandelion Gifts: Keeping Short-Stemmed Flowers

Reposted from http://www.sarahjoyalbrecht.com/2009/06/17/dandelion-gifts-keeping-short-stemmed-flowers/ ...more

Why Dairy Farmers Are Important and Why they need our help Now!

As a mom of two kids I’m worried about dairy farmers for many reasons. I want safe, fresh, local milk and I won’t get that if the U.S. loses the predicted 20,000 dairy farmers over the next few months. I grew up in a rural area. I know how important farmers are to small communities life—how they actively support the local economy  and how they make good neighbors. Not to mention being a great weekend destination with my kids to pick strawberries or pet the cows. ...more

America's Worst Mom Strikes Back

We are all America's Worst Moms, aren't we? At least at some time or another. I know I feel that way, probably more often than most. That is why I'm drawn to the stories of Lenore Skenazy and Ayalet Waldman, both considered America's Worst Moms by the media, society, everyone except other moms who are honest about their feelings. ...more