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The Dilemmas of Raising Talented Children

When I say talented children, I mean all children. They are all talented at something - or at least interested in things that we as loving nurturing parents encourage them to pursue. And by encourage them to pursue I mean empty our wallets and spend hours driving them to and from practice, games, training, performances, tournaments etc etc.

Now one of my talented children has caused me to have a serious dilemma.

There are two events on one weekend and now we have to decide which is more essential to attend.

Now I know this is just one child with two events she really wants to go to. It's easy to say to her, "Sorry you can't be in two places at one time. Laws of physics and whatever." What happens when you have two (or more) kids and they want to be in two different places and you are just one parent with one car? There have been times when I've hoisted my children onto another parent in the team, or I've dropped one and scooted off with the other and then tu…

How to Blog and Become an Influencer

I hope someone out there knows and is willing to give me all the hot tips. Will I ever reach the lofty heights of "micro influencer"?

I started out writing this blog, because a blog with regularly updated quality (?) content will improve my website search rankings and someone out there might actually find my little website.

I'm here! (jumps up and down waving arms) We have beautiful things! (waving and pointing at beautiful things). Is anybody out there? (gets Pink Floyd song stuck in head for the rest of the afternoon even though that's not the actual lyrics).



Also, I like reading and writing. I read lots of other people's blogs and think, "If I had a blog..." and then only think of about 3 actual articles I would write before I get writer's block. This being my tenth blog article so far I am doing better than I expected!

Still, the point was to blog about things you can do with our Kimono Daisy Japanese cotton fabrics. To give you great ideas for …