How We Hudson

Have you ever wondered how large families function? How do they get places on time? How do they feed all those kids? How do they afford it all? A new YouTube channel, “How We Hudson” has begun a questions series. The family of 9 seems to manage everything so well that people have been askingContinue reading “How We Hudson”

Cute Children’s Books (From My Instagram)

Children’s books are one of the most fun, engaging, educational, and magical components of childhood. I’m sure you remember a good book that someone special read to you when you were little. The page-by-page adventures that transpired before your little eyes, your growing mind. And somehow certain books are engraved into our memory, even afterContinue reading “Cute Children’s Books (From My Instagram)”

10 Resources for your New Year Resolutions

Someone asked me the other day if I was excited for 2019. Yet, another honest answer from me… I’m not ready for it. The holidays this year just feel super sped up. Right now, I have no current plans tonight except to stay up with my 6 year old while everyone else sleeps. My husbandContinue reading “10 Resources for your New Year Resolutions”

Christmas Countdown

11 days until Christmas! Are you ready? Here in northwest Ohio, we’ve been ready since Halloween because of our early snow. In fact, our youngest has been sure to thank God every dinner time prayer for our Christmas tree. Since October. We didn’t have a tree up until two weeks ago. As Christmas approaches thisContinue reading “Christmas Countdown”

To the Stay-At-Home Mom

Hey there stay-at-home mom, I think I know you just a little better than you realize. I know that those little eyes looking up into your soul is your fuel. I know that you delight in every new milestone that your little one accomplishes! I know that you are filling your memory bank with picturesContinue reading “To the Stay-At-Home Mom”

10 Powerful Quotes For Tired Moms

As a mom of three, people often laugh that my boys keep me on my toes. But no, seriously, that’s an understatement. And like any mom, I get really mentally and emotionally burnt out.  Raising kids isn’t easy. And if you’re dealing with other stressors like mental health, maybe a time-consuming career, or financial burdens,Continue reading “10 Powerful Quotes For Tired Moms”

10 Funny Tweets About Parenthood

Parenthood is so far from easy.  And perfection is miles away. It’s hard to own a home (and one that’s always clean), look put together, be on time with the whole family, and have kids that never whine. These are what parents’ dreams are made of! Social media perceptions can sometimes cause moms to be extraContinue reading “10 Funny Tweets About Parenthood”

10 Myths About the Stay-at-Home-Mom

Photo by Travis Grossen on Unsplash If you don’t stay at home with your kids, you probably have your own assumptions about the gig. Some look down on stay-at-home moms while some admire SAHMs. Let’s clear a few things up! According to Forbes, staying home is popular among millenials for a variety of reasons. The gist of itContinue reading “10 Myths About the Stay-at-Home-Mom”

My Realization About Babysitters

Why we never hired a babysitter As a stay-at-home mom of 6 years, I made it my job to find ways to guide our family in the frugal lifestyle. Because you know, if you’re not making an income (alongside your spouse), the best you can do is save it and stretch it. In 6 yearsContinue reading “My Realization About Babysitters”