Yes, I’ve started charging my kids rent and I hope you charge your kids too. No, I did not start this ritual as punishment. In fact, I started it so they learn life’s major responsibilities early on. I charge each child... $1 per month for rent. If they pay after the first day of the … Continue reading I Charge My 7, 9, and 11-Year-Olds Rent
Hello Ladies, I want to share a few fun, yet effective, things I’ve tried recently. So, I have, or I should say, had, a problem with my kids remembering to buckle their seatbelts when they got into my car. We all know it’s very dangerous for kids to ride around unbuckled because they can get … Continue reading It’s Okay To Charge Your Spouse & Kids 💰
When I was in my twenties I could easily stitch a ripped dress or sweater back together; however, a few months ago, I confidently attempted to stitch my husband’s sweater back together and it was shameful! What happened??? After such a failed attempt, I immediately put “learn to stitch clothing” and “learn to sew” on … Continue reading Shameful, But I’m Going to Work On It 👗
Hello friends! I’m sharing a few photos from my magnificent trip to Nigeria! Me Me again 🌷 Fish and Roasted Plantain Stew, Rice and Cucumbers Nsala (fish) soup & pounded yam (fufu) Our cow A lady selling food. Yummy!!! A yellow motorcar my husband and I rode on. It was lots of fun!!! My husband … Continue reading Greetings from Africa!
We all have goals, both big and small. The problem is we find it difficult to carry out our big goals. What I’ve found to be most effective for bringing about any change in life is, you have to take that first step. It’s imperative! The aim is not making gigantic steps toward accomplishing your … Continue reading Mom Tip #9: Change Follows Change
Here is a wonderful time-saving, stress-relieving tip... I’m currently at a great point with regard to time management. Even though I’m good at it (now), I still look for small time management wins because they really do add up! What I’ve started doing is... checking my mail only on Wednesdays and Saturdays. When I check … Continue reading Mom Tip# 8: Check It Much Less Than You Do…No, Not Your Phone!
I came across this beautiful photo when I clicked on a WebMD email containing 13 ways to boost your immune system. Laughter was #6 out of 13. Look at the love and laughter in this photo...