Life Update.

Some of my more loyal readers may have recently noticed a decline in blog posts, as well as my presence on social media. The month of January has been filled with illness after illness, birthday party planning, family drama and just overall reorganizing my life. Some of you are aware that my daughter turned three …

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Daily Routine of a Home Daycare Mom

Like every other working mom out there, I established a concrete routine to make my home daycare business run smoothly. The children thrive with a structured routine, and it allows them to anticipate what will be happening next. This reduces anxiety and gives them the stability that regulates their behavior. Our days flow nearly the …

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Creating a Worthwhile Autumn Staycation

Life has become increasingly difficult with the addition of a newborn. Our schedules have shifted to accommodate his long list of needs, and we have needed to alter how we entertain my toddler as well. We've been forced to look into local activities to do as a family, and we've been pleasantly surprised at what …

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The Beauty of Nature (Journalwithme#49)

This week's questions brings up the topic of what you love about nature. Nature is such a beautiful and powerful force. It brings comfort, relaxation and so much beauty. It can also be a torrential force that terrifies and destroys within seconds. I love what the planet has to offer. One day I would love …

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Toddler Friendly Mother’s Day Family Activities

Mother's Day in North America is in the beautiful month of May. The sun is shining, the birds are singing, it's warm (in most of North America anyway) and spring has sprung. Everyone is starting to come out of the winter slump and ready to enjoy the great outdoors. What better month to celebrate some …

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