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Finding joy is about understanding that there is always a silver lining, even when we cannot see one.
Love it or hate it, colder weather is coming and bringing with it the usual assortment of dry skin, chapped lips and hair that stands on end with static. But take heart! There are many perks (I’ve identified the following nine) to living in the Frozen Tundra that the rest of the world is missing. […]
This is a quick list of all the ways I have failed just in the last week or so! I would be writing a book if I wanted to think about all the ways in the past year or more! Maybe you said, “Yep, me too!” for some of these! So stop being so hard […]
President Reagan said the above in October 1988 when he declared October as National Pregnancy and Infant Loss Awareness Month. This year we wanted to find away to honor the precious lives of those we have celebrated and grieved. Moreover, we wanted to find away to commemorate these lives for all 12 months of the […]
A special thank you to all of our featured sites!The beginning of the school year is always an exciting time for kids. Renewed friendships means there will be more kid gatherings, particularly BIRTHDAY PARTIES! With so many great options for birthday parties in Northeast Wisconsin we so often wonder, “Where do I start?”. So, Green […]
The news is booming this week and, unfortunately, it is filled with news of hate. It is a scary thought that there is still such hate in this world AND that there are individuals tolerating this extent of bigotry. I can only wonder and worry – how do I keep my children sheltered and away […]
The love stories. They are everywhere. Blogs, youtube videos. The minivan gets some major love via social media. Maybe all those love stories built my expectations up too high. Letdown was inevitable. Don’t get me wrong, I fully recognize the practicality of the van. With four young kids it made total sense for us. The […]