How Can a Mama Schedule Creativity Into Her Life?

Note: This column was printed in the June 27, 2012 edition of the Barrow Journal. I’ve been trying to figure out how to write more on this topic ever since my fellow blogger, Renee Tougas of fimby.tougas.net, wrote the definitive e-book for busy moms who want to find time for their own creative pursuits.  How … Continue reading How Can a Mama Schedule Creativity Into Her Life?

Will T.V. Hurt My Kids? Part 2 of 3

When my two-year-old took naps, he watched considerably less T.V., but now he watches along with his brother in the afternoons and evenings. Note:  This is a follow-up to my previous post about the research I found on T.V. viewing and young children. When I was a child, I had several favorite shows I liked … Continue reading Will T.V. Hurt My Kids? Part 2 of 3

Nurturing Creativity and A Free Give-Away

Notes: This column was printed in the Barrow Journal on March 21, 2012.  To read the details of this give-away, please scroll to the bottom of the page.  (UPDATE:  GIVE-AWAY IS NOW CLOSED.) I was flattered recently when my favorite blogger, Renee Tougas, asked me to contribute a few words to her first mini e-book titled, “Nurturing … Continue reading Nurturing Creativity and A Free Give-Away

Free Give-Away This Week for Creative Moms

Just a quick note to give y'all a heads-up!  Later this week I'll be offering a free give-away for creative moms who need a little inspiration and practical advice on how to make time for creative pursuits.  I'm able to offer this because one of my favorite bloggers is giving me something special to share … Continue reading Free Give-Away This Week for Creative Moms