Tips for Busy Moms

Tips for Busy Moms

Tips for Busy Moms

Another gem seen floating around on the Internet: Tips for Busy Moms

Original source unknown. Please feel free to share it. Hat tip to L.I.P.G. for this find. :)

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Enjoy Today, Mama

Enjoy Today, Mama

Here’s some fantastic mommy advice for the weary:

“You will never have this day with your children again.
Tomorrow, they’ll be a little older than they were today.
This day is a gift.
Breathe and notice.
Smell and touch them;
Study their faces and little feet and pay attention.
Relish the charms of the present.
Enjoy today, mama.
It will be over before you know it.”

- Jen Hatmaker

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Raising Kids is not a Competition

Raising Kids is not a Competition

Raising Kids is not a Competition

Written by a Pre-School Teacher – It says it all!

I was on a parenting bulletin board recently and read a post by a mother who was worried that her 4 1/2 year old did not know enough. “What should a 4 year old know?” she asked.

Most of the answers left me not only saddened but pretty soundly annoyed. One mom posted a laundry list of all of the things her son knew. Counting to 100, planets, how to write his first and last name, and on and on. Others chimed in with how much more their children already knew, some who were only three. A few posted URL’s to lists of what each age should know. The fewest yet said that each child develops at his own pace and not to worry.

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This Is Not A Box

This Is Not A Box

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Who does the new baby look like?

Who does the new baby look like?

Who does the new baby look like? :D

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