I love holidays! But there is one holiday that I think is severely underappreciated: Pi Day 3.14 otherwise known as March 14th! Now you’re probably asking, Isn’t that a nerdy holiday? Why should I even celebrate it? Here’s my response: You’re darn tootin’ it is a nerdy holiday! And yes, you should celebrate it! Why? Math […]
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Last month, beloved fans and National Public Television celebrated 50 years of Mister Rogers Neighborhood. I don’t know about you, but I grew up watching Mr. Rogers and found comfort in his quiet demeanor and the imaginative Neighborhood of Make Believe. There was this sense that everything had its correct place, daily tasks could be […]
I knew when I married my husband that his job as a bridge builder required a lot of him. But knowing it and living it are two different things. I would never call myself a single mom. The ways my husband supports our family financially and emotionally are invaluable. When he is home with us […]
So you are considering homeschooling. “What about socialization? Don’t you want them socialized?” I’m a mom who has chosen to homeschool. If I had a nickel for every time I’ve been asked this question, I’d have a lot of nickels. Of course I want my children socialized. What some do not realize is socialization is […]
There are few things as daunting as signing your child up for high school. Here are six easy steps parents can take to make the transition successful.
I think in some long lost language, soup translated to a fuzzy blanket, comfort, and mmm! If you can’t tell, I love soup.
There are many reasons why we need diverse books. Diverse books empower, support, normalize, and most importantly give a platform for everyone’s stories to be told.
Now that we have 3 kids, here’s my go-to Cabin Fever list of ideas for those dreary and dark winter days.
No matter how many times I complain about the Omaha weather, I must admit that I’m always just as excited as the kids are to hear there is a snow day.
We had an incredible time celebrating Noon Year’s Eve at Swimtastic Swim School. Thank you to everyone that braved the negative temperatures!