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How my nine year old son is an example to me (and you, too)

♥ Be still my heart ♥ My nine year old son and my two year old ‘baby’ girl. Together. Often joined at the hip. With six children they have built in friends. Sometimes they get along and sometimes they do not. Some are closer to one more than another. While I am grateful they do…… Continue reading How my nine year old son is an example to me (and you, too)

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A few reasons why I may be considered a mean mom…..

I tell my children “no” frequently. I say no to playing on electronics, grabbing junk food, and staying up late. What I have gotten in return are children that play outside, enjoying eating fruit, and are well rested in the morning. I send them to school when they say they are ‘sick’.  Yeah, I know…… Continue reading A few reasons why I may be considered a mean mom…..

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The funniest things

Being a mother to six children has presented itself with many opportunities for various emotions over the years.  We have had our share of angry outbursts, sad days, joyful moments, over-the-top excitement, and frustration to last a lifetime.  However, one action in particular is my favorite and that is laughter. Children are naturally inquisitive and…… Continue reading The funniest things