Amy’s Circle Share Blog Hop #2

Thanks for visiting the Amy’s Circle Share Blog Hop where you can grow your circles and meet other bloggers.  There are two parts to this party: a Google+ Circle Share and a Blog Hop Linkup. Circle shares are a great way to grow your followers in Google+ with little effort.  Last week we saw some […] Read more…

Because I Almost Lost You

My sweet, darling baby, do you know I almost lost you?  Do you know how close it was?  I watched your tiny body fight for every breath, hour after hour, day after day.  I listened to your hoarse cry, and I cried with you.  You couldn’t sleep, and I rocked you through the night. Do […] Read more…

DIY Fudgy Chocolate Bunnies and Easter Eggs

Have you ever taken a bite out of your chocolate Easter bunny only to disappointingly discover that the center is hollow? We’ve all been there. The mom side of me breathes a huge sigh of relief, because that means my children’s sugar high is going to be slightly less severe. On the other hand, when […] Read more…

Amy’s Circle Share and Blog Hop

Thanks for visiting the Amy’s Circle Share Blog Hop where you can grow your circles and meet other bloggers.  There are two parts to this party: a Google+ Circle Share and a Blog Hop Linkup. Circle shares are a great way to grow your followers in Google+ with little effort.  This circle is for family […] Read more…

Simply Delicious Honey Mustard Chicken

I knew we had guests coming over for Sunday dinner, but somehow in the business of the weekend, I completely forgot to pick up the roast I was planning to cook.  Just perfect!  Sunday morning dawns, I’m getting the kids ready for church, and suddenly my memory kicks in.  Whoops!  I have nothing to feed […] Read more…

10 Toys That Make Reading Homework Fun!!

Back in my college days, I spent a year tutoring kindergarten to 3rd grade students through the America Reads program.  My assignment was to go into the school and assist children that were struggling with their reading.  Consistently, the problem I ran into was that the kids got bored of reading lists of words and […] Read more…

Non-Candy Easter Egg Fillers… for Boys

I’m beginning to feel that candy has become the theme of most holidays. You’re supposed to buy chocolates for Valentines, jelly beans for Easter, and lets not even start on Halloween and Christmas. It’s to the point where I mention a holiday is coming up, and the kids start wondering what treats we are going […] Read more…

7 Tips for Growing Your Pinterest Followers

Pinterest is an amazing tool for bloggers.  I’ve watched the platform launch entire businesses, but it can also be the main source of unique viewers for your blog.  So how do you make the most of your pinterest account?  How do you get those followers and repins that will grow your blog? To answer those […] Read more…

10 Educational Activities Using Plastic Easter Eggs

Every year around the Easter season, my house is littered with colorful plastic eggs.  The kids can’t seem to get enough of the little things.  They want to practice hiding and finding them.  They stuff them with the parts less desirable bits of food from dinner.  They use them as water storage containers.  Something about […] Read more…

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