Seated at our kitchen table with my hands wrapped around my hot cinnamon tea, I heard my boys starting their day upstairs.  I knew my...

Hopefully, by now, everyone is back to school and in a good routine.  Generally it takes a few weeks before everyone finds their groove.  Having...

It is official.  My husband's job title changed.  This means we move. Previously I have written about how the mindset you have about moving shapes the...

As I sat in the audience while my younger son competed in the county spelling bee, it was difficult to watch.  Partly because I was...

I must admit, my heart dropped to my shoes as the realization dawned on me that my oldest son would be competing in the high...

As promised, I wanted to write a post about the age range of early teens and beyond to give readers options as their kids grow. ...

"If you make your bed every morning, you will have accomplished the first task of the day.  It will give you a small sense of...

Being the lone female in my house, the fact Valentine's Day comes and goes without much fanfare is a given.  This date mattered much more to...

I came across 'The Gentle Art of Swedish Death Cleaning' by Margaretta Magnusson as advertised by one of my favorite little bookstores.  Of course the name caught...