Cooking with kids · Motherhood · Organization · Parenting · Teaching responsibility · Uncategorized

It’s time for YOUR kids to make their own lunches too

I was given some really excellent advice recently by someone who had my best interest in mind. It was about minimizing the amount that the mother/father or “head parenting partner”or whomever is in charge with the daily routines involving the children to minimize YOUR stress and amount of responsibilities in order to make things run… Continue reading It’s time for YOUR kids to make their own lunches too

Organization · Shopping with kids

Shoe shopping isn’t shopping it’s a field trip

for our family shoe shopping becomes an all day affair. When shoe shopping for so many kids, you need to be prepared, let me say first you will want to feed them before you go, and possibly pack some snacks and have them bring water bottles, {but not full water bottles.. because if they chug… Continue reading Shoe shopping isn’t shopping it’s a field trip

Organization

Routine, Routine. Routine? An after school routine that works for our large family.

When you have an extra large family it is imperative that you formulate and stick to some type of a daily and weekly routine. If you do not do this you as the parent/caregiver I will be subjected to a mutiny see definition here yes you will find yourself in, “a situation in which a group of… Continue reading Routine, Routine. Routine? An after school routine that works for our large family.