March 15, 2013
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Do it Like the Duggars – Homemade Laundry Soap

I caught the Duggars on the Dr. Oz show yesterday, and am in awe with Michelle Duggar. She has learned to make homemade laundry soap, homemade wipes and cooks fresh from her garden—for 19 children (and counting)! But don’t let … Continue reading

February 8, 2013
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Effective Discipline: Calm and Easy Does It

Last night, I used a tried and true method of effective discipline. And I’ll do it again. (Yep, you heard me boys, I’ll do it again.) Here’s how it went down. My son’s kindergarten teacher had her some kinda day. … Continue reading

February 7, 2013
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7 Brain Boosters for Mommy Brain (aka “Momnesia”)

You’ve left your car keys in the fridge, milk in the cupboard and mustard in your purse (again). Ugh. The joys of mommy brain. But there is a silver lining. According to researchers, women of newborns may be forgetful in … Continue reading

February 5, 2013
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Writing for Children: My First Easy Reader

Writing for Children: My First Easy Reader As a writer and a mom, writing for children felt like a natural step in my career.  Like most moms, I’d read to my children and think, “These stories seem pretty simple; maybe … Continue reading