Monthly Archives: January 2011

Truths on Sunday – Jealousy…Kills?

I read the story of Cain and Abel to the kids tonight. We visited friends for dinner so didn’t have a lot of time when we got home. I didn’t want to leave out our time with God so I … Continue reading

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Saturday Fun – Yogurt Covered Tomatoes and Macaranoi

Monkey Girl invented a new meal this week… and I have never seen her eat macaroni so well! Usually she just spits it out and carries on with her other food.

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Friday Family – Wonderfully Large

I have a large family. There are things about a large family that are hard – individual time, keeping the house clean, organization, differing opinions, likes and dislikes, to name a few. However, there are a lot of things that … Continue reading

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Tot-School Thursday – Gorgeous Green, Shapes and Loveable Characters

My tot is 18 months old. This week was much more organized and, honestly, really fun! We had a great time using the toys and activities I had chosen and Monkey Girl seemed ready to participate and learn. She accomplished … Continue reading

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Wednesday Musings – Crayon Shmayon

I have been wanting to make funky crayons since I ran across the idea at 1+1+1 and Frugal Family Fun Blog last month. I finally got a chance this Tuesday and Wednesday. My first try didn’t go as well and … Continue reading

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Therapeutic Tuesday: Quality Time

A few weeks ago, I talked about the Love Languages of Children Here and Here. I am back at it, this time to talk about Quality Time. Quality time is time spent with your child. This is not time staring … Continue reading

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Monday Organizing – Tidying Up!

As my organizing task for this past week, I decided that I needed a new weekly schedule for cleaning the house. I have had a few of these and they work well… until we change around the house, life gets … Continue reading

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Truths on Sunday – Got a Groove

Click above to see how others are keeping the Bible alive! I think I found something that works! Last week I mentioned that I was having trouble keeping the kids focused during our bible time on Sunday evenings. This week … Continue reading

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Saturday Fun – Skating

I took Mr. Hockey, Queen Bee and Electric Lady skating this afternoon. Elasto-Boy had gotten himself into some trouble the last time we went, so earned the privilege of staying home with Dad and Monkey Girl instead and Big Guy … Continue reading

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Friday Family – Family Night

One thing I have always wanted to implement for our family was a “family day” where we keep the day protected each week to simply spend time as a family. We have done this. It doesn’t always go smoothly, but … Continue reading

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