In the Mommy Trenches

Blog URL:http://www.zeemaid.blogspot.com
Blog Tags:family, children, parenting, marriage, relationships, shopping, school, reviews, opinions
Country:Canada
State/Province:British Columbia

The ups and downs of a mostly stay at home mom trying to balance life, love and relationships. It's candid, it's real and it's always messy.



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Well, it's that time of year again, the weather is changing and summer has given way to fall.  Whether you're ready or not, it's time to start digging out those hats, mittens and scarves to chase away the chills. Today, I'm guest posting over at...

It's the first year that I've really been excited about the upcoming holiday season because of essential oils.  Already, my Facebook feed is full of great recipes for spicy fall drinks and diffuser blends that will have your house smelling like...

I can't believe it's already been 4 weeks since we've started homeschooling.  What else can't I believe?  How easily the kids have taken to it. I'm not going to lie and say it's been all sunshine and roses or unicorns and rainbows but it's...

This year we have decided to home school our three children for grades 4, 6 and 8.  There are numerous reasons as to why we made the decision to home school but it really came down to the belief that we didn't think our children were thriving in...

Have you heard about Essential Oils?  I had been reading Facebook posts for months about them before I finally decided to cave and buy a Premium Starter Kit through Young Living. What attracted me to the use of oils was reading about their use w...

I have been using essential oils for about a year now.  When friends ask me if I'm selling essential oils now, I say "no, I'm not".  Because really what I'm doing is sharing about the positive effects essential oils have had in my life. &nb...

It's been 3 years today since I lost my mother and yet I still have the tendency to refer to her in the present tense.  While my grief may not be as fresh or present every day, it certainly seems like it is never really that far away.  So m...