The Rosy Homemaker

  • Summer, Summer, Summertime

    Posted by Rose Thompson on July 14, 2014

    Will Smith in a still taken from DJ Jazzy Jeff and the Fresh Prince's "Summertime" video.

    Rose has DJ Jazzy Jeff and the Fresh Prince's "Summertime" (REMEMBER THAT SONG???) stuck in her head in a big way, but she's got some questions about this "new definition of summer madness" Will Smith mentions.

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  • Breaktime

    Posted by Rose Thompson on June 30, 2014

    Most jobs let you take a break every now and then, maybe even a sabbatical. But with parenting, Rose says, just try taking a break. You're lucky to squeeze in time for a snack and a Coke!

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  • End-of-the-Year Fever

    Posted by Rose Thompson on June 9, 2014

    Rose is having trouble getting anywhere on time lately (hard to blame her, with three kids under 9 to get moving). She thinks she's found the reason for her tardiness, and we're not sure there's a cure.

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  • Where'd She Go?

    Posted by Rose Thompson on June 2, 2014

    "Hold tight to who you are, mamas, and take the time to feed what makes you who you are every chance you can," advises Rose, who's been thinking a lot lately about the contrast between who she was and who she is now. "You’re still there. You’ve still got it."

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  • Look Out, Mouse, Here We Come!

    Posted by Rose Thompson on May 26, 2014

    Rose's kids aren't the only ones looking forward to their trip to Disney World -- aka the Mouse's House.

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  • Parting and Purging

    Posted by Rose Thompson on May 19, 2014

    Rose is getting rid of some stuff her family no longer needs -- and it's hard to let go of the baby stuff.

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