Free Range Parenting: Huh? What is it..

Free Range Parenting: Huh? What is it..

It was a crisp evening in India and I was eager to show my mom at age 10 that I could be independent and walk alone on the street. This was many many years ago. I would keep asking my mother to give me a chance to get something for her from the grocery store. She...
Lessons Learned from a 6 Year old on Earth Day

Lessons Learned from a 6 Year old on Earth Day

Earth day is on Sunday, April 22. It is still a week a way, but my kiddo’s school celebrated earthday this Friday, since school is out for Springbreak next week. As a result, my daughter had a special request from me yesterday. She wanted to go on a nature walk. Not...
Preparing Your Kids for a Battle

Preparing Your Kids for a Battle

“Mommy, I can’t understand this math problem, can you help me?”, asks a 7 year old to his mom. “Honey, I have had a long day at work, go ask Daddy.” Frustrated the 7 year old goes to his father, who is working away on his laptop, trying...
Learning at home with your Kids

Learning at home with your Kids

I started this post by calling it studying at home with your kids but then changed the title to learning at home with your kids. The word learning implies growth and absorbing content with the intent to grow and understanding vs studying in my mind imparts the act of...

Parenting: What is your Parenting Style?

The blog has evolved over the years. As I look back, the blog was intended for my daughter as a diary of some sorts, as my compass of what means to me, that I can hand down to her. I celebrate not the number of visitors that visit this site but celebrate the frozen...
Vision Boards

Vision Boards

My daughter and I created a vision board this past weekend and I finally created one that I think makes sense. Alot of the vision boards that I have seen online are very visual with magazine cutouts. For me I like things either drawn as a mind map or as a list. I...
The importance of Prioritizing your Task List

The importance of Prioritizing your Task List

Over the weekend I was reading a book on organizing and one of the items listed in the book was around how prioritizing your task list is important to accomplishing and knocking down all those tasks. First of all, there are tons of articles out there on organization...
Refurbishing a Secretaries Desk

Refurbishing a Secretaries Desk

There is a saying, one man’s trash is another man’s treasure. Over the past few days, I drove past this one house that had a rather grubby looking desk. I stopped over and looked at the structure of the desk and thought it was structurally sound and had a...
Saving on Eating Out the Costco Way

Saving on Eating Out the Costco Way

As I write this post the day after the Las Vegas shootings, my heart goes out to those families and loved ones that have faced this tragedy. No words can express what they must be going through. Anyways on a much lighter note, I have spoken about savings galore, but...
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