How Does a Caterpillar Become a Butterfly?: And Other Questions about Butterflies (Good Question!)

We love butterflies in our home.  We even have a butterfly garden that goes down the side of our house.  We've even grown caterpillars into butterflies in our living room.  That is why How Does a Caterpillar Become a Butterfly?: And Other Questions about Butterflies (Good Question!) was a great fit for our home.  They ask important questions like how does a ...continue reading

Where Does Your Food Come From? #AmericasFarmers

This post was created in partnership with America's Farmers. All opinions are my own.Being from Wisconsin, I understand that the food on my table comes from a farmer somewhere down the line on the food chain. However, my husband and my kids don't have the same life experiences as me. My grandparents were farmers. Some of my aunt and uncles were ...continue reading

Balance

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How balanced is your life? I know that in my family if one thing is out of balance everything is out of balance.  If I spend too much time working, playing with my kids gets neglected.  If I spend too much time donating my time to others, my work doesn't get done.  There is a fine line of balance between all the facets of your life.  I love this week's tip ...continue reading

Can You Afford To Get Old?

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Brought to you by Genworth.How many of us go through life thinking bad things will never happen to us? I think it is a good chunk of us who think we will never need companies like Genworth. We'll never get sick, we'll never need life insurance, we'll never need long term care insurance. Then, life gets in the way.If you read this blog regularly, ...continue reading