The following content is a guest post by Brea Schmidt of The Thinking Branch. More information on how to become a guest blogger for Housewife Plus can be found at the end of this post. Thank You, Miracle Machine. You Can Take A Rest Now By Brea Schmidt My youngest turned one a couple of […]
Don’t worry, it isn’t too late! You can still participate in this historic and incredibly important event. Housewife Plus will be covering this event through live blogging, Facebook Live, IG updates and more with the help of a network of amazingly brave women who want you to see what will be happening. If you plan to […]
Sometimes parenting is just so exhausting and frustrating that the only way to really blow off steam is to either flip your kid off behind his back (no, no, don’t do that) or flip on your phone and scroll through Facebook to laugh at the witty memes that other worn out moms post. For the […]
France bans parents from spanking kids, should Americans too?
People are waxing poetic and (kind of) freaking out over the big announcement this week that Macy’s will be closing the Bangor Mall location this spring. I admit that I raised an eyebrow at this since I’ve been saving my pennies to go in there and buy all the Fiestaware I’ve pinned on Pinterest. But […]
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I must confess that I am absolutely terrible at making and keeping New Year Resolutions. Part of the reason, I suspect, is my complete lack of imagination for how to craft an inspired list to begin with, I mean, who wants to give up sugar, for real? So, for this next year, I am throwing […]
If you’re familiar at all with the hit Broadway show Hamilton, then you know all about the famous duel in which Aaron Burr shot and killed Alexander Hamilton in 1804. When the smoke cleared, Burr fled to South Carolina where his daughter, Theodosia Burr Alston lived with her family. Skip ahead to 1813 and we find Mrs. […]
Last night, like every other year, I stayed up to watch The Sound of Music on network TV while I wrapped Christmas presents and waxed poetic about my watching this same movie as a kid. I sang all the songs with enthusiasm despite being totally tone deaf and I went to bed with visions of […]
If you are from Maine or any New England state for that matter then chances are pretty good that you’ve participated in a Yankee Swap during the holidays. But do you really know what a Yankee Swap is or where it came from? Be prepared to be amazed as I drop some historical facts on you. […]