10 Thanksgiving Side Dishes Worth Sharing

10 Thanksgiving side dishes worth sharing

Thanksgiving is quickly approaching, so I’m planning now because I refuse to shop the day before Thanksgiving unless I have to do it.

If you are looking for something new to bring to the table, here is some 10 Thanksgiving Side Dishes Worth Sharing.10 Thanksgiving side dishes worth sharing

The dreaded question, What are you going to bring?

If you are like me, you have probably already heard from your family asking what you are going to bring.

When my kids were little, in my head I thought, “oh, you mean besides us, in clean clothes,…

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Do Your Own Thing

Do your own thing

The past few days on Facebook there has been a discussion about Halloween. How old is too old? Scary costume or not? What is modest? Is it too cold? Should I hand out candy or bible tracks? Is Halloween evil or ok? My advice to all of you Mamas out there, Do Your Own Thing!Do your own thing

What we do for Halloween

For the past several years we have attended the Happy Halls at the local high school. In order to enter, you must “pay” 3 canned goods or $2 per…

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You too can be a Proverbs 31 Woman

You too can be a Proverbs 31 Woman #proverbs31 #proverbs31woman #WAHM #wahmliving #inspiredbylucile #successfulwomen #successfulmoms #message2movement #theblogconnection #bloggingsuccessfully

Does the Proverbs 31 Woman still seem elusive to you? Do you dream of having your own business from home instead of working a 9 to 5? I’m here to tell you that You too can be a Proverbs 31 Woman and SUCCEED! All you need is the right person to guide you and your cheerleaders.

You too can be a Proverbs 31 Woman #wahm #whamliving #bloggingsuccessfully #theblogconnection #inspiredbylucile

Beating your head against the laundry basket

It is the end of your day. Your kids are supposed to be in bed, but…

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How to Conquer Your Laundry When All You Want to do is Watch Netflix

How to conquer your laundry when all you want to do is watch Netflix #watchnetflix #netflix #pilelaundry #conquerlaundry

If we don’t do 3-4 loads of laundry a day we get behind. That is where we were right before the baby was born. I was tired and honestly didn’t want to keep up with it, nor did I want to nag my children to help either. Now that he is here, I want to get back on top of my life. So here I am telling you How to Conquer Your Laundry When All You Want to do is Watch Netflix.

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Self Care Saturday I Care Crate

Self Care Saturday I Care Crate #selfcare #selflove

You Mamas know I’m all about self care especially for you. Especially Mamas who deal with a special needs child daily. As Mamas we are constantly giving to our families, our jobs, and whoever else needs us. Eventually, we will empty our cups, and it probably happens more often than you realize. This is why I want to continue my series with Self Care Saturday I Care Crate.Self Care Saturday I Care Crate

Mom guilt SUCKS

When was the last time you went into the store with the mind to purchase something…

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How to become a gentle gracious mom when all you do is scream

How to beomce a gentle gracious mom when all you do is scream

I had recently asked on my personal Facebook page, “What do you struggle with as a mom and wish you could do differently?” For many of these moms, the struggle was universal, and this isn’t just for new moms. What this question taught me was not just that ALL moms struggle, but they struggle in similar ways. We need to break down and understand the WHY before we can find solutions to STOP! SO I’m here to tell you How to Become a Gentle Gracious Mom when all you do is Scream.How to become...
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Never Underestimate the Proven Value of Building Character

Never Underestimate the Proven Value of Building Character in Your Kids #buildingcharacter #greatkids #successfulkids #successfuladults #provenvalue #parentingtips #parentingadvice #greatparents

As a mom of 2 grown and graduated children and five still growing, I decided at the end of the journey of raising number 2 to reflect. What did I do right by her? How have a I made her life harder? What can I do better in raising her younger sister? These are the questions that are weighing on my heart and have helped me to share with you how you should Never Underestimate the Proven Value of Building Character in your kids.Never Understimate the Proven Value of Building Character in Your Kids...
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5 Reasons Your Child Should Say NO

Are you setting your child up to be a statistic of child abuse? Here are 5 reasons your child should be free to say NO! #setboundaries #boundaries # boundarieswithhardpeople #strongfamilies #stoptheabuse #metoo

You know the parent that I’m talking about, the one that is SO controlling that their child is NEVER allowed to say NO. This parent is SO controlling that even the thought of their child saying NO to anything makes their blood boil. I know of parents like that, and honestly, I want to smack them. WHY? They have taught their child how not to set boundaries. While I’m not saying children should be allowed to say NO to everything here are 5 Reasons You Child Should Say NO.

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Why I hated the Proverbs 31 Woman

Why I hate the Proverbs 31 Woman #proverbs31woman #findingmyfaith #hateproverbs31woman #learningtolovehowgodmademe #creatingalegacy #havingalifeofpurpose #notperfectbutloved #iamenough

I hated the Proverbs 31 Woman.  In many ways, she has destroyed my self-esteem, and in some ways, I feel like she has destroyed my life.

I’ve attended church my entire life. You can count on women being talked about on only a few occasions. Mother’s Day, being subject to her husband and the perfect woman of Proverbs 31.

I’m not here to argue about what a woman’s place is in life, society, her marriage, or her…

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How to Love Yourself When You Are Desperate

how to love yourself when you are desperate

I used to think that positive people were born that way. Those people were the blessed few who knew how not only to be positive towards others but themselves. They had the elusive self-confidence that seemed to evade the rest of the world. They were the chosen ones, while I was left lacking. I’ve never been a positive person, but I found myself almost clinging to positive people hoping they would rub off on me. It was even worse after I had children. I would say the most horrible things to myself, destroying any hope of ever loving myself….

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