by Rose Elder Every evening before the kids go to sleep it’s “Story Time”. We started this little tradition, that a lot of other families share, since Alexander was about 6 months old. Throughout the years I have noticed all the amazing benefits of reading to them. It awakens their curiosity, their love for books, … More Story Time
by Rose Elder I love Mother’s Day, it’s the one day of the year I don’t feel bad about sleeping in while Adam entertains the boys. We all tend to say “This is the best day of my life.” Well, I’ve had two best days of my life: The days I gave birth to each … More My Boys, My Life
by Rose Elder It is pretty cute when I interview Alexander, my almost 5 year old son. He is such a smart cookie sometimes I forget he is only four. He talks like a little adult and often reasons better than me. But when I ask some personal questions his four year old innocence shines … More As Told by my Four Year Old
by Rose Elder I was the best sleeper for most of my life. All my childhood, teenage years, and in my twenties. Nothing would wake me up. I would close my eyes and before my head was on the pillow I was out! Little did I know what a blessing that was. The “Glorious Days.” … More Sleep? A Distant Memory
by Rose Elder For some reason when I wake up my creativity is kind of shut off. I’m not sure if it’s only that or that my brain is blocked with the annoyance of not being able to feed Nicholas certain things like nut spreads or EGGS! I love eggs. So if you are on … More My 7 Easy Breakfast Recipes for the Family- Dairy and Gluten Free
by Rose Elder Marrying the right person is a wonderful feeling. When I was newly married life was great. I mean, PERFECT. Adam and I rented a little apartment in Bankers Hill in San Diego. It was small but so stylish. Old hardwood floors, high ceilings and lots and lots of windows. Adam had just … More Marriage and Kids
by Rose Elder I remember than when Nicholas was diagnosed with all his food and environmental allergies I had so many questions. Is this permanent? For how long does he have to avoid these foods? Is his eczema going to go away? Nobody, not even the allergists, had any answers; I was clueless if things … More A Year Later, How Nicholas is Doing.