Children working in the kitchen can be messy, dangerous and burdensome. But if you view it as an opportunity to teach, you can make it an enjoyable event. Consider teaching these basic cooking skills children need to learn to your little ones.
I feel like the modern homemaker, wife and mother is in constant search of this thing called balance.
News flash: there is no such thing as balance.
Every Christmas I feel like I’ve got this. I enter the season with gift ideas for everyone, but as the weeks pass I get frustrated with costs, availability, lack of quality and just the all around junk that I’m considering buying. So I put together this list of minimalist Christmas gift ideas to help me – and you – ditch the clutter this year.
Even before I was expecting our child, I was scoping out baby accessories that met my approval. One of these was a high chair. I had done enough babysitting to know that I didn’t want a giant, fluffy, hard-to-clean La-Z-Boy recliner for a high chair. I knew I wanted the best high chair for small spaces.
Does the holiday season make you break out in cold sweats and have you wishing you smoked? There’s no reason to let the Christmas season and expectations ruin your holiday. Let’s get back to basics, reanalyze why we do everything we do and learn how to once again have a simpler Christmas.