Helping Farms and Ranches Post-Harvey

Helping Farms and Ranches Post-Harvey

It's nothing compared to Hurricane Harvey, but our part of Southwest Florida received some serious rain and experienced some surprising ...

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Stepping Away From Stuff, Part One: Simplify During a Move

Stepping Away From Stuff, Part One: Simplify During a Move

This post is the first in a series on moving toward a more minimal lifestyle, even with young children. Bobby and I have this habit of...

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5 Tools for a No-Yelling Morning Routine

5 Tools for a No-Yelling Morning Routine

Getting T out the door in the morning had some rough patches before our "summer off," but after 10 weeks of nearly no scheduled ev...

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Putting Away the Past

I'm really, really bad at being pregnant. Really bad.  I try to hide it behind doing the "right" things when you're exp...

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DIY Preschooler Morning/Evening Routine Chart

DIY Preschooler Morning/Evening Routine Chart

Most of us thrive with routine, but something about the uncertainty of life with the 2-5 year-old set makes a set daily plan of action an ab...

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No-Fail Peanut Butter & Oatmeal Balls

No-Fail Peanut Butter & Oatmeal Balls

I'm not normally a huge snacker, but this pregnancy has me heading to the fridge in between meals like nobody's business. I'm tr...

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Pre-School Science: Can An Egg Float?

Pre-School Science: Can An Egg Float?

Since she learned that astronauts do science experiments when they're in outer space, T has been obsessed with doing "experiments.&...

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