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Thanksgiving Football shopping pumpkin pie fall leaves turkey dinner Family pilgrims blessings cornucopia peace love thankful
Thanksgiving Football shopping pumpkin pie fall leaves turkey dinner Family pilgrims blessings cornucopia peace love thankful
Thanksgiving Football shopping pumpkin pie fall leaves turkey dinner Family pilgrims blessings cornucopia peace love thankful
Thanksgiving Football shopping pumpkin pie fall leaves turkey dinner Family pilgrims blessings cornucopia peace love thankful
Thanksgiving Football shopping pumpkin pie fall leaves turkey dinner Family pilgrims blessings cornucopia peace love thankful
Thanksgiving Football shopping pumpkin pie fall leaves turkey dinner Family pilgrims blessings cornucopia peace love thankful
Thanksgiving Football shopping pumpkin pie fall leaves turkey dinner Family pilgrims blessings cornucopia peace love thankful
Thanksgiving Football shopping pumpkin pie fall leaves turkey dinner Family pilgrims blessings cornucopia peace love thankful

One empowered woman's struggle against the world
Monday December 5th 2016

Mom

Mom Puts Son To Work On Street Corner

Mom Puts Son To Work On »

I am not a fan of the news in general but last night a story caught my ear.  A mother in Tampa, Rhonda Holder, was fed up [...]


Holidays

Pumpkin Bars Pumpkin Bars »

Ingredients: Bars: 4 eggs 1 2/3 cups granulated sugar 1 cup vegetable oil 2 cups sifted [...]


Deviled Eyeballs Deviled Eyeballs »

Prep Time: 15 Mins Cook Time: 15 Mins Ready In: 30 Mins Servings 12 Ingredients: [...]


My Turkey Is Still Frozen And »

Anyone who has taken on the task of preparing the Thanksgiving feast know turkey mishaps occur. Don't [...]


Diet and Exercise

Weight Loss – Response to the »

Weight Loss – Response to the Naysayers

I posted more articles on the weight loss series yesterday.  Before they were even loaded onto the webpage, it seemed, I got some more emails telling me [Read More]


Chores

What To Do When »

Chores don’t have to always be a war. However, the most efficient, well thought out [...]


Chores »

Most of us have some memory of doing chores as a kid. I can’t think of one of my [...]


Consequences are »

Behavior management is vital in every home. The most effective tool we as parents have [...]


Visitation

Virtual Visitation – Changing »

I was originally going to title this article "Technology and Parenting" but I realized that was a whole different subject entirely.  I want to focus primarily on visitation because I get a great deal of emails from parents who are afraid they are going to "lose" their [Read More]

More Visitation Headlines

Recipe

Pumpkin Bars

Pumpkin Bars

Ingredients: Bars: 4 eggs 1 2/3 cups granulated sugar 1 cup vegetable oil 2 cups sifted all-purpose flour 2 teaspoons baking powder 2 teaspoons ground cinnamon 1 teaspoon salt 1 teaspoon baking soda 15-ounce can pumpkin Icing: 1/2 cup butter or margarine, softened 2 cups sifted confectioners’ sugar 8-ounce package cream cheese, [...]

Deviled Eyeballs

Deviled Eyeballs

Prep Time: 15 Mins Cook Time: 15 Mins Ready In: 30 Mins Servings 12 Ingredients: 6 eggs 2 tablespoons mayonnaise 1 tablespoon spicy brown mustard (such as Gulden's®) 1 teaspoon yellow mustard 1 teaspoon white sugar salt and pepper to taste 6 black olives, cut in half 2-3 drops blue food coloring [...]

Fruit Dips

Here are some fruit dips that kids and adults will love. They are great for snacks or parties. These dips are easy to make and fun to eat. Feel free to add to any of the recipes to make it fit your families tastes. Fruit Salad Dressing Recipe Ingredients: 1 TBS flour 1/3 cup sugar 1 egg (well beaten) ½ cup pineapple juice [...]

Mini Meat Loafs

Prep Time:   20 Mins Cook Time:   1 Hr 20 Mins Ready In:   1 Hr 40 Mins Servings   8 kid friendly servings Ingredients 1/2 cup ketchup 2 tablespoons brown sugar 1 teaspoon prepared mustard 1 tablespoon Worcestershire sauce 1 teaspoon salt 1 1/2 teaspoons onion powder 1/4 teaspoon garlic powder 1 [...]

Education

Teachers Are Entitled To Voice Their Opinions Too Teachers Are Entitled To »

No sooner do I get done applauding a parent for creatively addressing her son's failing grades and [...]


Mom Puts Son To Work On Street Corner Mom Puts Son To Work On »

I am not a fan of the news in general but last night a story caught my ear.  A mother in Tampa, Rhonda [...]


Why Fear A Teacher »

Teachers are an authority figure feared not only by students but by many parents as well. This fear [...]


Child Custody

When Your Child Wants to »

It’s a shock to hear but as parents we have to cope when this occurs.  It may never occur but the reality is, it [...]