Each Sunday, Olympian reporter Lisa Pemberton will write about the everyday challenges and rewards of raising three children.
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Happy Mothers Day!
Its a great time to celebrate everything you love about your mom.
But if you want to do something more than a card and flowers, or are in search of an idea to spoil her some more later in the year, try one of these gifts of experience that shell never forget.
How to help your child with sixth-grade algebra without using your fingers to count, complaining about new math or having a panic attack and crying.
Day camp or overnight camp? Horseback riding or computer programming?
Day camp or overnight camp? Horseback riding or computer programming? Families have so many options for summer camps; choosing the right one for your child can be overwhelming. I talked with Chelsea Hendrikx, a spokeswoman for the American Camp Associations regional office, to get her advice on selecting camps and dealing with separation issues.
Looking for something to keep the kiddos busy this spring?
I spend my life asking other people questions.
Wrestling season is over, and baseball won't begin for a few weeks. That means our family has a few weekends to sleep in and enjoy some non-sports-related activities.
We decided to stop at three children because my husband doesnt want any more children, and I dont want to find a different baby daddy. Its a touchy subject. Im not opposed to sticking with three, but sometimes the fact that a fourth has been ruled out makes me a little sad.
Weve survived numerous dance recitals, horse exhibitions, youth soccer and T-ball games. But I dont think anything could have prepared us for the world of junior wrestling.
Here’s what I love about January: Thanks to the tradition of resolutions, it’s essentially a clean slate.