What my kids want to be when they grow up
10th June 2008 | 781 views | 2 comments
Some of My Favorite Things... or Things That Make Me Happy.
11th February 2008 | 597 views | 1 comment
Skills to Teach My Kids
7th February 2008 | 616 views | 1 comment
Yes, Mommy has to work today
From Portland, Oregon, United States
Joined 24th October 2007
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My Life To-Do List
Currently on my Life Wish List:
An extended trip to Antigua.
Goals I am working on:
Projects I am working on:
My top secret book.
Does your spouse/partner travel? If so, how do you manage things? Does the travel take an emotional toll on you and how do you cope with that?
Asked on 21st April 2008 | 10 replies
How do you help your children remain socialy aware? I am looking for ways to get my children (at least the two 7 year olds and my 5 year old) out in the world doing things to help others. What would have the most impact? How much activism is enoug
Asked on 3rd December 2007 | 2 replies
How many vacation days do you get per year?
Answered on 10th June 2008:
Vacation days?? What's that? Since I freelance at home, and I'm a fulltime Mama to five... vacation days are unheard of. Hubby gets about four weeks of PTO a year... however he has about eight weeks banked. Next year, he gets a six week sabbatical in addition to his PTO. We haven't planned anything exciting YET. :) I always tease him, because if he goes into work for an hour and leaves... he doesn't have to use PTO time. He was at work and that's good enough for them. Spoiled!
Okay, you may think I am crazy or a tad bit odd but can someone suggest how do I become a blogger and how does this work??? I know your lol!!! :)>~~~
Answered on 21st April 2008:
Use either blogspot.com or wordpress.com to set up a free blog. It's easy to get started. The hardest part is decided what to write about... do you want to have a focus (a good idea esp. early on!). There is a lot of helpful information out there about making your blog more effective. Here is a list I find hilarious... and as you read you will notice he contradicts himself... that's the point... almost everything goes! There are a lot of helpful tips in here as well.... http://sethgodin.typepad.com/seths_blog/2006/06/how_to_get_traf.html Good Luck!