According to Wikipedia, the United States celebrates Mother's Day on the second Sunday in May. In the United States, Mother's Day was loosely inspired by the British day and was imported by social activist Julia Ward Howe after the American Civil War. However, it was intended as a call to
Tuesday, May 6, 2008 is Teacher Appreciation Day and the week of May 5 – May 9, 2008 is Teacher Appreciaiton week. Students often show appreciation for their teachers with token gifts. The National Education Association describes National Teacher Day as "a day for honoring teachers and recognizing the lasting
My son has earned the nickname Sir Bounce A Lot, by my husband and me recently. We bought him a hopper a couple years ago and he would sit and/or hop on it some, but over the last three to four months, he hops around the house all the time.
I heard or read somewhere recently that raising an only child was a challenge. Well I have an only child and I never thought much about it being a challenge. So this has got me thinking of the pros and cons of having an only child. The two big cons
Now that the cold dry weather of winter is over, it is time to replenish your dry skin. Soon you will be wearing short and sleeveless tops, skirts, and shorts. I know my skin gets so dry and itchy in the winter. I found some great skin products from GreatSkin.com.
I am proud to announce that I am a featured writer for WAHM Articles. It is a community of wahms that write articles helping other wahms. You can find tips and advice on a myriad of issues that face mothers and women in general. Being a contributing writer to this
While I was working out this morning, I was wondering how the women that have more than one child, home school, wah and run their households do it. I sometimes feel like I’m fighting a losing battle. I get up an hour earlier than my husband and son, so I
I love easy and healthy desserts! This Apple-Walnut Bars recipe comes from a local restaurant, Miss Olivia's Table. I changed the recipe to whole wheat flour, turbinado sugar and the egg substitutes for my family. I try not to eat white or refined foods whenever possible and make my own
Over the weekend, we took our son to see Nim’s Island. I cannot say enough about this movie! We loved it! Children with great imaginations will adore this movie! It is a good family movie that will entertain the young to the young at heart. It stars Abigail Breslin (Little