Whole Family: Simplicity

18 articles

Really Strange Budgeting Question

K.R. asks from Springfield

Has there been anyone who has followed a super strict budget plan and regretted it? I know this sounds like a strange question, but I am just curious if there are an...


Should We Have 3?

L.E. asks from San Francisco

I know it's crazy to put on a blog-- but my husband and I are concerned of what three kids might mean to our lifestyle and budget and yet we are wondering if there is...


Need Recommendations for Sleep Options for Newborn

T.P. asks from San Francisco

I have a 25 month old girl and am expecting a second baby in less than 2 months. With my first daughter, she hated her crib and ended up sleeping with us every night...


Things That Give You pause...smiles..tears...

C.O. asks from Washington DC

One of my friends on facebook succumbed to cancer yesterday. However, during his fight - he NEVER whined about how he was feeling. In fact, he posted once recently: ...


I've Been Told My 5 Year Old Daughter Needs Counseling

L.M. asks from Hartford

My daughter started kindergarten last fall. During both parent/teacher conferences I've been told to take her to go see a psychologist or counselor. She has terrible ...


Little Ones in Church

C.B. asks from Sacramento

I have a 6yr old who constantly asks what time church is over and the more I try to hush her, the louder she gets! How or what can I do to enrich her experience and ...


Keeping up with the Jones's

H.S. asks from Cincinnati

Does anyone else experience the pressure from other women who live out of their means just to keep up with the friends and neighbors around them,....? I've got an ave...


Advice on a Bassinet?

T.B. asks from Nashville

Hello I am about to bring a new baby home and need advice on the best place for a newborn to sleep? I am a new Mom and am not sure about the best options as there ar...