9 Musts for Marvelous Mornings

25
Sep
2014
More manageable mornings

I was running frazzled, raising my voice and my four year old because we were going to be late to preschool AGAIN this week.  WHY?Then it occurred to me, I had chosen to bypass my routine for the morning and everything was tubing down.Sound familiar?There are certain aspects of our lives that need to be in check - and for me and I feel for most moms - we need routine for ourselves and for our family.  Managing our homes does … {Read More...}

In Fact I am NOT a Supermom

22
Sep
2014
Super-mom-I am not

I get emails every single day from other moms, asking how on earth I do all that I do.  I hear the desperation in their voice, even while just reading the text..... it's hard, everyone feeling like the other person has it all together.  It is time to share with you all - in this big public space how in fact I do not do it all, nor do I ever want you to get the feeling that I do!Last week my heart resonated with this post from my … {Read More...}

9 Fall Family Fun Ideas

18
Sep
2014
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The mornings are getting cool and the leaves are turning - fall is in the air.  I am definitely one who enjoys the cool, brisk mornings, the warm beverages that you can hold in your hand and sip and the routine that fall brings.Over the years our family has shared a few fun fall activities to bring in the season and create tradition.  Perhaps incorporating one or two of these into your fall season would bring some needed change and … {Read More...}

DIY All-Natural Vapor Chest Rub

15
Sep
2014
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Are you ready for the upcoming cold and flu season?  How about the Enterovirus D68 or EV-D68, a rare respiratory virus that typically causes asthma-like symptoms that is beginning to travel across the country.  Here in Seattle, we've begun to see some cases.It can be a scary situation if you are not prepared.  This weekend my daughter and my four year old made up an easy Homemade Vapor Chest Rub made specifically to help fight … {Read More...}

Mary & Martha Giveaway

11
Sep
2014
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A few years ago, I was involved with a fun direct selling company called, "Blessings Unlimited" -  you may remember them, they were part of DaySpring and gave moms the opportunity to share products for the home and family through home gatherings.  It was fun and I did it - to be honest to get a lot of cute stuff for my home!!They recently changed names and are now, Mary & Martha and I was thrilled when a reader of my blog, Jenny … {Read More...}

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