Nie Asks: What Do You Love About Your Mom?

Write one thing you LOVE about your mother: My mom -- she is so gracious and loving to everyone she knows! Your turn: What one thing do you love most about your mom?...more
I don't think I can really say there is one thing I love about my mother. My mother and I have ... more

Nie Asks: What Do You Do With Your Little Kid?

What are your favorite things to do with your pre-kindergarten child? Mr. Nielson and I take him everywhere we go: Errands, appointments, in the car, and for walks around the neighborhood. It will be sad when he is in school this fall. Now your turn: What do you do with your little kid or kids? ...more
My little one will be going off to kindergarten this fall. Mandatory full day here. He is my ... more

Nie Asks: How Do You Get Kids to Bathe?

Here's a picture of Claire thinking about taking the plunge. How do you get your children to bathe? Do you have any special tricks to get them to embrace the clean? Tell me in the comments: I want to know! ...more
I don't have that issue with the younger two (14 and 5). The oldest (now 24)  when she was ... more

Nie Asks: How Do You Get Kids to Bathe?

Here's a picture of Claire thinking about taking the plunge. How do you get your children to bathe? Do you have any special tricks to get them to embrace the clean? Tell me in the comments: I want to know! ...more
I don't have that issue with the younger two (14 and 5). The oldest (now 24)  when she was ... more

Nie Asks: What Chores Do Your Kids Do?

What chores do you give your children to do? What tricks do you use to make it work? I want to know what it's like in your family! ...more
My kids are 24, 14 and 5. The oldest is out of the house. The middle takes care of the dogs and ... more

Nie Asks: What Toys Do Your Kids Play With?

What toys do your children play with? Ollie loves his dragons and army men (and makes awesome sound effects, too). How about you? I want to know! ...more
My 5 yr old plays with legos, dinosaurs, trains, trucks/cars and little plastic animals. more

Nie Asks: What Photo Do You Love Right Now?

What picture do you LOVE right now? I am adoring this photo of Nicholas at my latest doctor's appointment. I want to see yours too, so leave me a link in the comments now! ...more
Hey Steph!!! Happy Easter (a day late). Congratulations on your new little bundle!!! I am so so ... more