September 2011

soccer practice

In the early days of my personal blog, Better in Bulk, all of my posts revolved around the pictures I had taken of my kids that week. My blog was a way for me to […]

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Earlier this year, Janice introduced 5 Minutes for Mom readers to My Job Chart. My Job Chart is a free, easy to use, online chore chart and reward system. Once kids check off their chores, […]

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therapist-notebook

She pauses, her pen poised to capture my next reply, and leans slightly towards me. My son’s therapist is young with a timid voice that caught me off guard the first time I met her, […]

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Janice and I can be accused of running from a fight, especially if it is with a giant who feeds us daily. So when I read a post like Running a Successful Facebook Giveaway or […]

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Disney sandwich bags

I have to admit it – packing my kids’ lunches every morning before school is not one of the highlights of my day. I know that it’s important to give my kids healthy options, but […]

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extra_life

Reed Robinson was feeding his horses when he was kicked in the head, which lead to bleeding inside and outside of his brain. While in the hospital, Reed had a portion of his skull removed, […]

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Contributing writer, Liza, mother of 3 boys, chimes in on Kidtelligent.com… I had the opportunity recently to complete an online assessment for my son through Kidtelligent.  While Kidtelligent is geared towards children ages 7-13, I […]

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Olivia, my four year old! Today, Olivia turns four years old. I think that officially means I no longer have any babies. (But I am still co-sleeping with her. Don’t even try to talk me […]

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Last week I was sent a fun little goodie bag with a link to watch an advanced screening of the new ABC half-hour comedy Suburgatory. I’m always up for a fun new comedy, so I […]

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“We match! We match!” My 3 year old Sophia squealed with delight as she, her sister Julia, and I all put on our new Pairendipity shoes. Sophia then danced around the house in her new […]

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