Category: Our Daughter

Home sick, and bored to tears

Home sick, and bored to tears

If I made being home sick too fun, they wouldn’t get the rest they need and they’d want to stay home all the time.

The highs and lows of your child’s first big commitment

Even with the mood swings, being part of the cast of The Nutcracker has taught our daughter so much about hard work and commitment.

Five ways to strengthen sibling friendship

Five ways to strengthen sibling friendship {Heather's Handmade Life}

I’m totally jinxing this by writing it, but our nine-year-old son and seven-year-old get along very well. Here are five specific things I do to ensure they stay best buddies.