Ultimate Blog Party 2011

It’s Ultimate Blog Party time! This is my FIFTH Ultimate Blog Party party! At the very first blog party I was a newbie blogger (in a sea of newbie bloggers). My second party I embraced the random, the third I was the new mom of 2. And last year? Well, I gotta say, I love […]

The Ultimate Blog Party 2011

Contest has ended–congrats to our winner: Emily! Welcome to Impress Your Kids! This is the blog you didn’t even know you need! We are here to help you (at least encourage you!) to make a purposeful, active step toward teaching your kids about God, His Word and His love. We do crafts, read books, sing […]

Motherhood Is Hard

Sometimes I just get in a motherhood funk. The blues. The blahs. The I-can’t-do-anything-right kinda feeling. All day long I can feel words swirling through my head, “Their behavior is your fault! Why can’t you get the house clean?! You have ruined them! What are you doing? Why can’t you get him under control?” Am […]

Blech.

Sometimes I just get in a motherhood funk. The blues. The blahs. The I-can’t-do-anything-right kinda feeling. All day long I can feel words swirling through my head, “Their behavior is your fault! Why can’t you get the house clean?! You have ruined them! What are you doing? Why can’t you get him under control?” Am […]

Me, By Numbers: Top Ten {Tuesday}

I’ve been doing Top Ten {Tuesday} for over 2 years now! That’s like 100 Top Ten lists! Are you bored yet? I’m not! Really, the Top Ten lists you guys  link up are amazing! I can’t always get to all 50+ of you to comment or tweet or stumble but know that I am ecstatic […]

Tiny Tadpole Puppets

It’s spring and I felt the need to do some kind of new-life craft with the kids! You know, baby bunnies, little lambs or a beautiful butterfly! As I was looking through our books for inspiration I found one of our favorites, Tiny Tadpole by Judith Nicholls. It’s one of those touch-and-feel kinda books from […]

Disney Social Media Moms {Day 2}

{in case you missed Day 1, you better catch up first!} I woke up bright and early in my cozy bed at the Grand Floridian. After trying on about 4 outfits (I never know what to pack when I’m going somewhere with different weather) I headed out to Citrico’s for breakfast. I love walking around […]