Happy Mother’s Day 2016!

Happy Mother’s Day, moms. I know I normally address readers as Heroes, (because if you’re a parent, you are one), but this wish is addressed specifically to moms. Don’t worry dads, I plan to address you next month. So! Happy Mother’s Day. I hope you have a wonderful one. I already got to sleep in […]

Monday Giveaway Linky – Oh the Mess Edition

Heroes, I suppose you have been through a renovation before in your home. We’ve done a few projects over the years but most of them were new things…not actual renovation. This weekend, we started a new project. An actual renovation. We are tearing out one of the bathrooms to redo it. Because the boys have […]

Monday Giveaway Linky: Painted Hands Edition

Good Monday, Heroes! I type to you right now with all sorts of interesting black splotches on my hands. Splotches that will, most likely, stay on my hands for a week or more. It’s a longish story. See, my brother-in-law came to visit from Florida. He flew into the city closest to us, so Hubby […]

Monday Giveaway Linky, Sore and Tired Edition

Hello, Heroes! Are you glad it’s Monday, the beginning of a new work week? Truth be told, I am pretty glad. After this weekend….whew! I count at least 9 hours spent outside working very hard to get yardwork done before the weather changes. There was a prediction of snow for Saturday afternoon, so the deadline […]

Family Matters – 5 Great Ways to Teach Your Children to Enjoy Chores

Chores are certainly not your child’s favorite responsibility in life, but making chores a requirement can teach your child valuable life lessons that he or she can use later on in adulthood. Doing work is not always going to be 100 percent appealing to children who prefer to play and live a worry-free life, but […]

Five Things Every Father Should Teach Their Son

Raising your son to be a responsible young man is a lot of hard work. There are a lot of things that you will have to teach him. Below are some of the most important things that you will need to teach your son: The Importance Of Being Honest You will need to teach your […]