February 2010

cartoon sewing machine with the caption "I sew stuff"

FFYF: Weekend Break Edition

Hullloooooo, Friends! I’m heading off to do some sewing this weekend; one of my favorite activities. Just think: hour upon [...]

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cartoon report card with all A's

Is Excellence No Longer Valued?

The older boys have been complaining about our insistence that they go to Scouts every week, and also that we [...]

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Fun For Your Friday: Zoo Memories

Today at Earnest Parenting all the females are lying around recovering. I’m still down with the knee injury (MRI tomorrow! [...]

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2 cannolis on a plate

What Do You Do When Your Child Lies?

Tonight when Hubby got home from work he happened to notice that two sweets he’d put in the cupboard yesterday [...]

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FFYF: Tough Guy Edition

The following conversation took place between Hubby, The Mercenary, and me recently: Hubby walks up behind the boy and grabs [...]

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WFMW: Snow Day

We’re in the middle of a winter storm warning here at Earnest Parenting. I think I’ll take the opportunity to [...]

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