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If I Find Out You Did It, You Quit It

If I Find Out You Did It, You Quit It

Momservation: Social media: where teenagers go to actually become less social.

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10 Reason Not to Miss the State Fair

10 Reason Not to Miss the State Fair

Momservation: Cotton candy and a corn dog just taste better at the fair.

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The California State Fair comes to town this Friday, July 12-28.

Free Diversionary Tactics to Beat the Heat

Free Diversionary Tactics to Beat the Heat

Momservation: You’re guaranteed to have a good time when you entertain yourself.

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The western United States is doing its impression of a frying pan right now. In Sacramento, where we live, going outside is like jumping from the frying pan into the fire. We aren’t even venturing into our pool because it’s doing its impression of a hot tub.

Work Before Play Chore of the Day

Work Before Play Chore of the Day

Momservation: Dishes left in the sink don’t end up needing therapy to function as an adult.

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It's Not All About You Day

It's Not All About You Day

Momservation: The best way to feel good about yourself is to do something for someone else.

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Okay, so we’re in the second week of summer, full swing into Mom living like a 12 year-old letting summer have its way with us.

Summer Fun with Kids: Pinterest Project Day

Summer Fun with Kids: Pinterest Project Day

Momservation: Doing a project with the kids usually ends in a big mess. You’ll forget the mess. The memory you made together is forever.

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Summer is here and I have vowed to bring it down to my children’s level and get barefoot with filthy feet, pool-showered, and not change out my bathing suit if at all possible.

2013 Weekly Challenge #22: Build a New Healthy Habit

2013 Weekly Challenge #22: Build a New Healthy Habit

2013 Weekly Challenge #22: Build a New Healthy Habit

 

Your challenge this week is to create a new healthy habit (or break an old unhealthy one). Here's a great article on the topic:

"Research has proven that it takes 21 days to form a habit. Habits are an essential part of our life, without them we would fail in most things we try to accomplish. They help us to reach specific goals, stay focused along the way and keep on pushing when the going gets touch. At the same time, non-supportive habits can keep us from moving forward or even hurt our well-being. As Dr. Andrew Weil says, anything you do with repetition and emotion will become your reality. If you’re not satisfied with your current experience, examine your habits.