Posts tagged family
Why Your Spouse is More Important Than Your Kids

I have always held my husband to be more important than my kids. Actually, I might just have been selfish in this matter. The thing that comes to mind is how I refuse to have my kids sleep in my bed. It's one thing I have always drawn the line on. My bed is for me and my husband. Kids have their own beds. Because I have always been this way, it's never been a problem. So when I came across this idea that your husband is more important than your kids, I thought I had it all down. But do I really? What about the other areas of our family life? And, does it really matter? Shouldn't we all just love each other?

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I always say that being creative solves so many problems. It's true. But, so many of you find it difficult to be creative. I want you to know that you are totally normal.

Every time you decide to start doing something that you don't usually do, your brain is going to tell you to stop. That you shouldn't do it. That it's not going to work.

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9 Things to do at Home During Break

Christmas break is here and that means the kids are home all day. One of my favorite things about the school year is how quiet the house is all day. When the kids are home I feel like I need something for them to do all day so they aren't bugging me. It's so easy to just let them go play the computer or the ds, but at the end of the day, that is not what kind of a mom I want to be.

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How to Have Interesting Conversations

Sometimes when I'm around a bunch of ladies I have a hard time adding to the conversation. Sometimes it's the conversation that's boring. I don't feel like talking about kids. Or the weather. But, most of the time I feel boring. I always think that one of these days I'm going to do something spectacular that everyone is going to want tot hear about. But, when I'm around friends, my life seems so boring and uninteresting.

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4 Things to Consider When Having Company

Today I have some things to remember when you decide to have company. Sometimes the thought of having company can make you feel overwhelmed. Maybe you think the house isn't clean enough or that you can't afford to feed everyone. Hosting can be fun + easy and, it doesn't have to cost a fortune. To help make having company a breeze, here are ten tips to consider when hosting.

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