Monthly Archives: February 2008

Quote of the Week- Striving for Excellence!

I love quotes, and have collected them for as long as I can remember, so I’m starting a quote of the week. Excellence is an art won by training and habituation. We do not act rightly because we have virtue … Continue reading

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Struggling with Your OWN Parents

Why is it, that our parents are so offended when we choose to parent differently than they parented us? Why is it BAD that we want to improve upon the way we were parented, whether that be just a little, … Continue reading

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I love Baking Soda!

Baking soda, its a womans best cleaning friend…right alongside vinegar. Baking soda, with a *slightly* damp rag, will scrub all that nasty scum out of your sink or bathtub, making it sparkle again. Use a generous amount and scrub away! … Continue reading

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Cooking Brown Rice

I love brown rice, but was forever burning it ever.single.time I tried cooking it on the stove. What I do now is to put it in the oven on 350 degrees for 1 hour. Cover semi-loosely with tinfoil. If its … Continue reading

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Book Review 2/26/08

I’m going to try to review new books every couple of weeks. I have found its actually pretty difficult to find REALLY FANTASTIC books that are AP (attachment parenting) friendly, and positive, uplifting, as well as beautiful. Covered Wagons, Bumpy … Continue reading

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The Nightweaning Saga

I have been attempting to wean Brecken from nightnursing since he was around 18months to NO avail. Last night, I must say, was the most successful night EVER! Its not that he didnt nurse, but his 1 or 2 nursing … Continue reading

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Off to the Library

Reading is so important for child development, and I’ve been SORELY lacking doing enough reading with Brecken. We are off to the library today to get some fun new books. He’s been very interested in shapes and colors lately. I’m … Continue reading

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