Must-haves for expecting mommas

OnlyTrueNorthJennah, ReviewsLeave a Comment

This is the year of babies, as evident by how many of my friends and acquaintances are expecting a little one in the next few months. It makes me think back to when I was pregnant with my little ones, especially to the things that made those months just a little better. I have decided that there are some things … Read More

Tuesday Inspirations

OnlyTrueNorthInspirations, Jennah1 Comment

Today is dreary, wet, and a bit uninspiring…I have dreams of sunshine and bike rides dancing in my head, but the weather is just not cooperating. So – to add a little inspiration and encouragement to my day and yours – I have compiled a few remarkable stories (both new and old) that are sure to bring a little sunshine … Read More

Chores I DO Like To Do…Strange But True

OnlyTrueNorthFamily Life, Insights, Jennah3 Comments

Recently I read a wonderful post by the Gypsy Mama about the things we must do but HATE doing…you know, things like cleaning the tub and clipping baby nails. She had me rolling by the end, since many of the things that she mentioned are things that I am notorious at our house for avoiding. Her words inspired me as well, because … Read More

An Impromptu Vow of Silence

OnlyTrueNorthFamily Life, Insights, Jennah2 Comments

I woke up today to a piercing headache and a dull earache, accompanied by the mother of all sore throats. This came as no big surprise, though, since the whole family has been battling this awful bug on and off for almost three weeks, and I had been feeling a bit under the weather for a few days now. What DID … Read More

May 2nd – QOTD

OnlyTrueNorthFamily Life, Jennah, News, QOTD May 2012Leave a Comment

Greetings one and all! Today I went to the post office and was delighted to find a Clubhouse Junior magazine waiting for my daughter (a gift from my wonderful parents). We love getting mail, especially when it is a magazine, and it made me wonder – what are your favorite magazines to read or subscribe to? Ours are Real Simple, … Read More

Priceless Memories and Newfound Friends

OnlyTrueNorthInsights, Jennah6 Comments

It never ceases to amaze me how kids can instantly make friends with other kids, almost without even saying a word. An exchange of toys, a quick smile, and suddenly they are new best friends. I wish it were that easy for me to make friends, and to navigate the social waters of adulthood. Truth be told, I am definitely … Read More

The Bully Project: A Year in the Life of America’s Bullying Crisis

OnlyTrueNorthFeatured, Jennah, News4 Comments

In case you have not seen the promo videos or run across an ad for the movie on Facebook, Twitter, or any other social media hotspot, let me take a minute to fill you in on this amazing movement that is sweeping the nation. [image_frame style=”framed_shadow” align=”left”][/image_frame] This year, over 13 million American children will be bullied, which makes bullying … Read More