5 Character Traits Your Children Will Learn from Doing Chores

When I was a little girl, my mom used to make my brother and I do chores around the house. Before she’d leave for work, she would tell us “by the time I come back, make sure the bathroom is clean.” And so it was each day she left for work, she’d leave a new…

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What is Really Behind Control?

No mom wants to be known as controlling… Yet, that’s what I was this weekend!! Control oozed through my veins and as tight as a python on it’s prey, I was squeezing the life out of one of my oldest sons as I tried to control certain decisions in his life. Truth is, it’s not…

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Live Life with Flavor Challenge Day 17 – What’s Causing the Chaos in Your Home?

Today is Day 17 of the Live Life with Flavor Challenge and Timely Parenting Tuesday! Does this sound familiar to you? Bang! Crash! MOM!!! By the time you get to the room, the tension is so thick it could be cut with a knife! All day, it feels as though the entire household gravitates from one…

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