pursuing a culture of connection in our large-family life

Daily Rhythms

The daily rhythms, routines, and strategies that keep our large family organized and connected

Freezer Meals for a Large Family

Freezer Meals for a Large Family

 Freezer Meals Click here to download the Freezer Meals Planning Worksheet Freezer meals have been saving us for years Until recently, Jamin’s music studio and business were located in our living room. This meant we had clients coming in and out of our front door […]

Behavior Charts and Free Printable Behavior Plan

Behavior Charts and Free Printable Behavior Plan

Free Printable Behavior Charts We Use Every Day Click here to download the free printable behavior charts FROM WENDY: Less talking + more action = happier parent-child relationships It’s that moment when you realize that you’ve given the same kid the same instruction five times […]

Taming Crazy Behavior and Reducing Chaos

Taming Crazy Behavior and Reducing Chaos

What We Do When Behavior Is Getting Out of Control FROM WENDY: Six kids can be crazy. Children in groups have this special way of amplifying one another’s attitudes or behaviors, and when one kid starts getting amped up, things can spiral fast. The key […]

Large Family Laundry System

Large Family Laundry System

How We Tame Our Laundry Mountains Click here to download the Laundry System Dresser Labels FROM WENDY: Aside from cleaning the bathroom, laundry is my least favorite chore Maybe it’s over the top describing laundry as oppressive, but it’s hard to come up with a […]