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Fancy Smancy

Sometimes, when you are getting on with mom stuff, you forget what it’s like to get out and have a little fun. I was invited to a girls night, which is fun but generally something has to give to enable these evenings. 542 more words


What's for dinner? Honey Glazed Salmon

Daddy’s away for work this week, so it’s just me and the kiddos dining at Chez Mom.

I find it hard to motivate myself to make the regular kinds of meals that I do when Daddy’s home, but I made sure to meal plan our dinners this week so I didn’t give into finger food dinners for the kids and skipping dinner all together for myself. 336 more words

Raincity Parent

How Did You Get Your Job?

“How did you get your job?” was quite the interesting question posed by my daughter. It came out of the blue and I have been a stay at home mom for the last two years. 296 more words


What's for dinner? Beef Noodle Stir Fry

It’s the beginning of the week and I’ve come down with a cold.

I’d like to thank my husband for passing on his “plague” to me, I totally do not have the time and energy to burn this bad boy off. 241 more words

Raincity Parent

Happy Valentine's Day to the Love of my Life

Hope everyone out there is having a lovely Valentine’s Day out there!  Today, I’m celebrating the MotorDaddy, Michael.  He’s amazing, puts up with a lot of crap and is a blast to be around.   185 more words

Mommy Stuff

What's for dinner? Chicken Cordon Bleu Pasta Bake.

Whenever I asked our kids what we should have for dinner, 8 out if 10 times, the ask for noodles.

Don’t get me wrong, I do enjoy noodles or pasta too, but I like variety and that’s a lot of carbs to eat every night. 385 more words

Raincity Parent

Recognizing that your Child is a Brat (part 2 of 2)

My last post was about recognizing certain behavior that leads to having a spoiled child – a brat. In this post I’d like to share how you can transition away from these behaviors to lead to a well behaved, content child. 779 more words

Everyday Stuff