Family, Opinion, Organization, parenting, Uncategorized, Vacation, writing

New Year’s Resolutions and/versus Goal Setting

I confess that I am indeed one of the millions of Americans who year after year makes resolutions for the New Year.  If I am entirely honest, about half of the resolutions I make- those such as exercise more, give up caffeine, cut back on carbs, etc.- I make with the express intention of not… Continue reading New Year’s Resolutions and/versus Goal Setting

Family, Kids, Organization, parenting, School, writing

The Years are Short, but the Days are Busy

This is what October looks like. And not every practice is even written down! I'm back, after a crazy busy week working our elementary school book fair, balancing the kids' activities and my own schedule, and trying to stay sane through it all. Don't get me wrong. I'm incredibly blessed to have these four children,… Continue reading The Years are Short, but the Days are Busy