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Here you'll find educational tips mixed with snippets of my crazy life!

Challenge of the Week – July 10

#ChallengeOfTheWeek - What's Great About Your Family? No family is perfect, but there is not another just like yours. Through the good and the bad, the happy and the sad, your family is yours 'til the end! I'm sure there are times when you wish you could trade in some...

Challenge of the Week – July 3

#ChallengeOfTheWeek - Listen   One of the skills that is crucial to your child's educational success, whether she is in Pre-K or the 12th grade, is listening. This is actually a skill, that if mastered, will help your child stand out in school and in life in general!...

Challenge of the Week – June 26

#ChallengeOfTheWeek - Pay Attention With the amount of technology we have access to on a daily basis, it is totally possible for a person to not go more than 30 minutes without using some form of electronic device (smart phone, tablet, computer, television, laptop,...

Challenge of the Week – June 19

#ChallengeOfTheWeek - Summer Learning Whether you already have your entire summer scheduled down to the hour, or your plan is just to wing it - this week's challenge not only adds an academic component to your summertime fun, but it also teaches your child(ren) about...

10 Simple Math Games to Play With a Deck of Cards

Helping prepare your child for Kindergarten doesn't have to be stressful or boring. Here are 10 ways that you can have fun with your child and help her build her mathematical thinking with a simple deck of playing cards! You might be used to playing games like Go Fish...

The Pictures BEHIND That Cute FB Picture

Yesterday, 3 out of 4 of my kids started swimming lessons at Goldfish Swim School (Kaniah's too old to participate, so we're still working on finding someone to teach her how to swim). We're going to a band new location (like, it literally just opened last week) that...

Quick Tip for Mom – Apologize

"Nobody's Perfect! I gotta work it! Again and again 'til I get it right Nobody's Perfect! You live and you learn it! And if I mess it up sometimes.. Nobody's perfect." ~Hannah Montana   I know, I know.....I just quoted Hannah Montana.....but as I continue to work on...

Quick Tip for Mom – Save Money at the Grocery Store

Saving money and paying off debt can seem like impossible tasks when you're looking at your big goal of getting a house or becoming debt free. Instead of focusing on how you'll save enough for a down payment or how you'll ever get rid of your student loan debt, try...

My Very Regular Mother’s Day (complete with pics)

Mother's Day 2016. This marks my fifteenth year as a mom, and over that time I've come to the realization that.... Mother's Day is basically just another day. Don't believe me? Here's a little sneak peek into my Mother's Day.....     10:22 am Kori wakes up....

Quick Tip for Mom – Prioritize

A woman who lives with the stress of an overwhelmed schedule will often ache with the sadness of an underwhelmed soul. An underwhelmed soul is one who knows there is more God made her to do. She longs to do that thing she wakes up in the middle of the night thinking...

I Want to Be a Better Wife…For Real, For Real!

This weekend I had the pleasure of being in the presence of some AMAZING power couples (some who are currently earning 6 figures a month) and what impressed me more than their business success was how they treated each other. I'm talking about the random back rubs...

Do I HAVE to Wash My Hands?

5-year old logic: Me (as my son walks out of my bathroom): Kameron, did you wash your hands? Kam: No, because I didn't touch anything. I didn't touch the toilet because the seat was already up....I didn't touch my penis.....I didn't touch the door.....so I don't have...

But Mommy, I Don’t Want to Be Perfect

So, I consider myself to be a pretty smart woman....but there are totally times when my 6-year old leaves me speechless - like today: We were working on his handwriting and I was encouraging him to take his time so that his writing could be neater when he hit me with:...

Mexican Chicken Tortilla Soup

 Along with committing to my in-home fitness programs, meal planning has been a super important part of my journey to get my pre-baby body back. If I don’t plan out my meals for the week, then I end up making BAD choices that take me away from my goals instead of...

Welcome To The Party!

Hey, hey, hey!!! Welcome to my crazy, fun-filled, and often dysfunctional journey through motherhood! My name is Domari and I am a Christian wife and homeschooling mom of 4 (wait, that sounds like I homeschool all 4 doesn't it? Actually, only the middle two are...