Category Archives: Family Life

Why We Felt Led to Move to the Country


In 2004 I purchased a house for my three children and I when I was a single mother.  I was Read More →

Twenty Week Pregnancy Update with Baby #8


Has it been twenty weeks already? Seriously, I feel like this pregnancy is just flying by.  And it is so Read More →

When the Church Hurts It’s Members


This post has been festering inside of me for some time now. For over one year our family has not Read More →

Potty Training Tips from a Mom of Seven


Potty training.  It can strike fear in the hearts of moms everywhere, lol.  I’m happy to say that my sixth Read More →

A Happy Announcement…


The blog has been rather quiet lately, which always seems to happen when I’m in the first stages of expecting Read More →

Why I Took Down Our Tree Two Weeks Before Christmas


I cocked my head to the side as stared down our tree. It’s limbs were bent from little hands which Read More →

A Video Tour of Our Travel Trailer


Hey guys, I’ve recently uploaded a slightly-shaky (so sorry about that!) video about how our family of nine travels on Read More →

Should We Teach Our Daughters to Love Themselves?


As mothers, we all have our parenting fails.  I’m sure you know what I’m talking about.   Sometimes these issues seemingly Read More →

Our Large Family Dollar Tree Scavenger Hunt Haul


Family traditions are important, and since we do not celebrate Halloween, we’ve begun to have “Fall Parties” at our house. Read More →

Planning a Cinderella Pumpkin Birthday Party


After my seventh child was born last September, we had not one, but two, September babies.  Our sixth and seventh Read More →

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