Monthly Archives: August 2012

It’s windows open weather, and the question going through every mom’s mind is…

It’s finally cooled down enough to have the windows open. And that means the question going through every mom’s mind is “Can you hear me yelling at my kids?” Advertisements

The most wise words I’ve heard in a long time

This was on my friend Julie Murphy Casserly’s Facebook page earlier this week.  The bolded part of the quote comes from Lotus Blossom Consulting: Great words from a good friend of mine, and so relevant to money. Don’t let your money struggles be the center of your lives; let your authentic self be the guiding […]

Ed’s Steamed corn on the cob

Me and the kiddos just got back from visiting my parents and sisters in the homeland (Wisconsin).  I grew up in Madison and while it’s not a large city, I didn’t grow up on a farm.  However, I didn’t grow up very far from farms.  And summertime means the farmers come and set up their […]

Eat your greens!

When the toddler was smaller, she would eat anything you put in front of her.  Now she’s become very, very picky about vegetables and I worry she’s going to end up with scurvy or something else really terrible. This recipe from hit my in-box last week.  Weelicious is a great recipe site, though I […]