family time on a budget... why it's so important! - blog it like it is
When I think back to my childhood, I have many happy memories that pop up in my mind. The ones that have stuck with me though are not the ones where a lot of money was invested, but instead the really special ones are the memories where I spent time with my sisters doing “normal” and “boring” things. Except, they were never “normal” to me and they were anything but “boring”, because we had fun and we laughed and we had to figure out what would make that day adventurous.
4 ways to teach kids about money - blog it like it is
In our family, we feel it is important that our kids appreciate the things they have and understand, at a certain age, how they get the things they have. Both my husband and I have full time jobs outside our home and from an early age on our children made the connection of work = money but of course the value and worth of money is not quite understood yet.
My favorite YouTube Yoga Guides - blog it like it is
The three yoga guides that I am listing here are all very unique in their own way and for me it is a nice variety. So depending on the day and how I feel at that time, I select the personality or yoga style that feels the best to me at that moment.
Belgian Waffles Recipe - blog it like it is
My family loves all things that fall into the category Pancakes and Waffles. It’s just great as a snack or a whole meal. We don’t only eat them as breakfast food, because life is too short to forget to enjoy all the amazing food this world has to offer! And as an added bonus, the whole house smells incredible after cooking them! One of the family favorites, hands down, is when I make Belgian Waffles!The balance of the flavorful dough and the coarse sugar crystals makes it the perfect snack…
Crafts for Toddlers: Easy to make a beautiful Tape Art gift for relatives
An easy craft for your toddler to do almost independantly. Great as a gift for relatives or friends! This craft takes about 20 minutes to make and you only need white paper, painters tape and some colors!
You are Beautiful! - blog it like it is
There is so much beauty in this world and if we just stop comparing ourselves to each other and start looking at what we actually see, then there is hope yet that our children might grow up in a world where complete strangers don’t feel the need to bully each other, but instead randomly complement them.
Through the Eyes of the "Quiet Child" - blog it like it is
"...I have always been more of an introvert as they say.... As a child, I was too shy to stand in line by myself to buy something I really wanted like some sweets for example. I would rather choose not to buy anything than doing this for myself. Having two children changed all that."