I'm a busy Mom. Who isn't busy these days? We have jobs and kids and spouses who need things through the day, and it's easy to put ourselves last. I know that I need to exercise. I feel healthier, happier and more relaxed when I include regular exercise in my day, but I can't always get to the gym. Here are some ways to include exercise and movement in your day, without having to go to the gym. Walk the kids to and from school. It's not only good for you, but it's teaching the kids good … [Read more...] about 8 Ways to be active at home
Archives for November 15, 2011
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This post brought to you by Puppies vs. Babies. All opinions are 100% mine. There is a fun contest going on right now, where you can vote on which you think is cuter, Puppies vs. Babies. What a fun idea! The submission portion of the contest is over, which is lucky for everyone who entered, because I have had some pretty cute babies and we have a cute puppy too! If my children were entered, I would vote for my babies of course, but since they aren't entered, I had to vote for the … [Read more...] about Puppies vs. Babies! The Ultimate Showdown!
When thinking about an article for this month I thought about one of the questions I get asked a lot, “Did you have lots of support in your decision to homeschool?” My answer is YES. I am one of the lucky ones who have parents and inlaws who are supportive and understanding of our choice to home educate. I won’t say that they were all on board at first but for us we knew it was the right decision and in the end that was all that mattered. As time went on I noticed that our support from … [Read more...] about A Grandmother’s View on Homeschooling