What is Active Parenting?

By: Sarah Meikle/ With Parenting comes challenges, and it’s one of the hardest jobs you’ll ever have!  We live in an ever changing world with technology adding issues that we never had to face when we were kids. We have worries about drugs, bullies and negative influences that our children are having to deal with on a…

Throwing Rocks

The sun slowly melted into the horizon, giving off a seemingly picture-perfect pink glow to the entire surrounding sky. Horses danced in their outdoor pens. The light shined through the barn stalls and made the barn dust dance like minuscule fairies. It was one of my favorites parts of the week, horseback riding lessons for…

Expanding Minds and Admissions of Reality

I strive daily to find ways to expand the little minds that surround me. I have read all the statistics about how this is the time in our children’s lives to instill a foundation for learning. This foundation I am helping them build has to be strong and sturdy, ready to tackle the world upon…

Evolution of a Mom

Our guest blogger today is Natalie Roehrig, a mom to four young children ages 5, 3, 2, and 1. With my bulging baby bump six years ago, I had no idea how I would evolve as a Mom.  Before my firstborn I was clueless.  My perception of motherhood was formed by reading the necessary pregnancy…