How do YOU teach financial responsibility to your kids?

One of the roles we mothers play is that of teacher… We teach our kids simple things like tying their shoes, feeding themselves and how to read. We teach our kids harder life lessons like how to deal with mean people, how to have self-respect and … [Read more...]

Mamavation Monday – Week 6 – Feb 20, 2011

Confession - I'd love to tell you that I kicked butt and took names... I'd love to tell you that but I can't ... because I didn't. While my eating was on track, I totally slacked on my fitness. I only got in about 1/3 of what I had planned and for NO … [Read more...]

Mamavation Monday -Week 5 – Feb 14th 2011

It’s Valentines day :) That used to make me cringe, but now it makes me smile for a few reasons – the obvious one is that I have a wonderful husband who not only shows me how much he cares with general acts of kindness and adoration throughout the … [Read more...]

#mamavation Monday – Week 4 – Feb 7, 2011

I didn’t write my post on Sunday like I had planned because I was working on homework that I had admittedly put off till the last minute. I had several random thoughts I wanted to include and now they have escaped me.   Instead I will focus on … [Read more...]

WHAT?!?! I won an Award?!?

I was honored to see that my friend Carrie who blogs over at Simply Fitting Into Life...and my old jeans, gave me this award :) Isn't it pretty and shiny and new?   I feel honored to have been included with such remarkable bloggers :) With this award … [Read more...]