Homeschooling Mom Fail
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When you think you have it all together and your kid thinks you suck you got yourself a big fat “Mom Fail”.
One month into homeschooling and I apparently have not been doing as great as a job as I thought. Nothing ails a parent more than to see your child upset and when it’s your fault it’s even more disheartening.
Have you ever encountered this in parenting or in homeschooling? What happened and how did you handle with your child?
Our DIY Strawberry Garden
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We’ve been wanting a strawberry garden for some time now so we finally decided to set out to our local Home Depot and create our own custom strawberry garden.
Every errand and trip with my kiddos is an adventure in itself. Funny, kids will always find something to amuse themselves with.
I hope you can see all the items used to create our garden. One thing not shown here is our drip system. You can water it yourself or add a drip system to ensure there is enough moister for plants. All material was purchased at Home Depot and put together by hubby.
Do you have a garden? If so, what do you think is the biggest challenge maintaining it?
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In 2011 I started this blog, Training Up My Boys to capture the funny, moving, and learning experiences of motherhood. But as is life, I took a detour to and paused it to go back to school and earn a Master’s.
In Praise of My Potty Pooper
He’s 4 and ready for more
Now that Rockford is four he has given up his sippy cup and pooping in a diaper. He was determined to do this by four. So the other night I hear…
What we gained from our elders
What we leave to our children
Embracing his legacy
As we completed our trip in Corona Beach and made a last stop to eat, I looked at my husband’s watery eyes as he simply uttered the words, “I miss him so much.” He was referring to his grandfather, “Tata”. All I could do was hug him and say, “You did it, just like you said you always wanted to…you brought your own kids to Corona Beach. You are carrying on his legacy.”
Special Moments Captured
A picture says a thousand words
"Here mama, a flower for you."
They say a picture says a thousand words. Well sometimes it only needs to say one…LOVE. Here is a tribute to LOVE from our family to yours.