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Pleasure-Seeking Parenting: Labor-Saving Lunches

Pleasure-Seeking Parenting: Labor-Saving Lunches

Take a Break After your morning indulges, it’s time for your second task of the day: feeding the monkeys.  Planning out lunches is part of a parent’s job. Meal prep for some parents can have them in the kitchen 24 hours a day.…

Pleasure-Seeking Parenting: Parenting Fails

Pleasure-Seeking Parenting: Parenting Fails

No one’s suggesting that you get this parenting gig perfect.  This isn’t the 1950’s where parents are required to have it all together.  The time has passed where perfectionism is viewed as a positive character trait. With that said, let’s…

Pleasure-Seeking Parenting: Morning Routine

Pleasure-Seeking Parenting: Morning Routine

After your little bundles of joy emerge from their cocoons of their room, you will need to assume the role of Commander in Chief.  One of your tasks during your morning hours of bliss is to flitter around your home looking…

Pleasure-Seeking Parenting: Good Morning Sunshine!

Pleasure-Seeking Parenting: Good Morning Sunshine!

Sleeping in or slipping out, transform your mornings into peaceful hours of sensational bliss! Whether you like to spend your mornings in bed or on the yoga mat, mornings are key to a Pleasure-Seeking Parent.  There’s nothing worse than being awakened by…

Pleasure-Seeking Parenting: An Intro

Pleasure-Seeking Parenting: An Intro

What is Pleasure-Seeking Parenting? This is a guide with entertaining and enlightening secrets to get what you want out of your children. So you’re a parent.  But are you a pleasure-seeking parent? There comes a time in every parent’s journey…

Simple Advent Activity for Christmas

Simple Advent Activity for Christmas

Last week in Sunday school, my oldest daughter came home full of Christmas joy.  She had learned the story of Advent.  Since that day, we have begun the tradition of lighting the Advent candles in our home. Advent means “arrival”.…

5 Steps to Living a Stress Free Life

5 Steps to Living a Stress Free Life

During this time of year I begin to experience the overall feeling of fatigue.  The semester is beginning to wind down and the holidays are weeks away.  While I can’t control my work schedule, I can control my household to-do…

Election Day Treats

Election Day Treats

During my sophomore year of high school, I took Government only as a requirement.  My teacher, who like most of my high school teachers, didn’t ignite my desire to care one iota about our government. It’s miraculous how life can…

How to Create the Perfect School Schedule

How to Create the Perfect School Schedule

      Ok, first of all, there really is no such thing as perfect.  It might take a couple of tries to get what feels like the perfect school schedule, but don’t beat yourself up if you don’t get…

8 Reasons Homeschooling Makes Me a Better Mom

8 Reasons Homeschooling Makes Me a Better Mom

Growing up I always knew I wanted to be a stay at home mom.  However, going from a profession I loved to a stay at home mom wasn’t as dreamy as I imagined it would be.  It was hard to…