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You know you’re a mom when…

April 28, 2008 – 1:06 pm |

I would love to hear thoughts from other moms. Here are some I culled from my weekend.
You know you’re a mom when… In need of a napkin, you reach into your purse and pull out …

It's almost summer! Help!

April 25, 2008 – 11:16 am |

Ahh, summer.
I started the search for summer activities back in February and while I’ve selected a few, more and more options seem to be popping up: from Mad Science camps in Gilbert to KinderCamp through …

Gross comes with the territory

April 23, 2008 – 9:37 am |

Last night I was chewing a piece of gum when my daughter asked for one. It’s the kind that has a hard outer shell. I gave her one, she sucked on it and handed it …

Attention span

April 22, 2008 – 12:53 pm |

It’s amazing how kids transition from one toy to another, sometimes in the same five minutes. Sometimes in the same minute.
My 5-year-old son is “into” trading cards – the Pokemon type. He purchased with some …

Superstition Farm Gets "Green" with Earth Active Day

April 17, 2008 – 3:11 pm |

For all that she’s worth, come learn from Mother Earth!
Mesa, AZ.—On Saturday 4/26, get mooo-ving on over to Superstition Farm to spend the day getting back to your roots. Superstition Farm (www.superstitionfarm.com) welcomes families from …

Trip down memory lane

April 14, 2008 – 9:16 am |

I spent some time last week on a trip down memory lane… perhaps more of a distraction from the craziness of my week (my 5-year-old son broke his arm and I was a mess until …

Christian Family Fun Day @ Sunsplash!

April 12, 2008 – 9:33 pm |

This coming Saturday, April 19th, Golfland Sunsplash is hosting a special Christian Family Fun Day as their first event of the summer!
TICKETS: Adults & Youth over 48″ – $28 Children under 48″- …

A morning of spills

April 9, 2008 – 10:34 am |

While reaching over to get a sticker this morning, my daughter knocked over her bottle of water onto the carpet in the loft. “Get a towel,” I said, “Quick!” So she marched to the bathroom …

Working Mother: adj. n. (wurk•ing muth•er)

April 3, 2008 – 4:19 pm |

I came across something interesting today while I was pondering my current mother-employee-babysitter-housekeeper-friend-familymember-wife status today. I decided to Google the definition of a “working mother” and see what the wise internet gods had to …

Total chaos in life and home

April 2, 2008 – 2:34 pm |
Total chaos in life and home

I must have missed the fact that when you do a home remodel, your life, not just your house, gets thrown into chaos. But that’s exactly what’s happened. I wrote four months ago that we …