Suzy Q Homemaker


My blog is a mash-up of parenting, crafting, and shopping. As a stay-at-home mother to four boys, there is never a lack of excitement in my day! I blog about all aspects of our lives and try to find the humor in every day.


Tour of Duty

Is there something the matter with me? As a wife? Because here’s the thing: I don’t always like to do my “wifely duty.”


Lately, I've noticed an aspect of my parenting style that would probably elicit disapproval from child psychologists. While I'm almost always empathetic, usually firm and try very hard to be fair, I change my mind a lot.

Where the Bruises Are

I met a life coach a few years back who promised he’d help me “become more of who I was.” He said that as though it were a good thing. I’m not so sure.