"Isn't it nice to think that tomorrow is a new day with no mistakes in it yet?" - L.M. Montgomery Ahhh January! The holidays are over and while I do enjoy them there is just something about January. It is a new month, obviously, but it is more than that. It means that I have … Continue reading The January Purge
Some nights I just want a quick dinner. One that doesn’t take a long time or a whole lot of brain power to put on the table. If you read my previous post you know that I am on a mission to eat better. In an effort to share my mission with my family I’ve … Continue reading Awesome Sauce!
I have been craving time to sit down and write for my blog; I plan time in my day to do so but then the kids are sick, or there are doctor appointments, and life with three little kids happens...so the writing just doesn’t. Now that I finally get to sit down and write, I … Continue reading The Struggle is Real
Has life ever run away with you? Have you ever just wished that you could stop time and catch your breath? Well that is me this past month or so. Since last I posted so much has happened. So much that I should make it into three or four blog posts but life, time, kids … Continue reading This, That and a Little Bit of Everything
Do you remember your childhood? What are some things that you loved as a kid? Myself, I loved being outside all day, having sleep overs, and playing little league sports. I’m sure some of you would agree that those things were some of your favorites too. You might even say those things are “normal” childhood … Continue reading Struggling to find “Normal”
Some of you out there are already mothers, some are new mothers, and some are hoping to be mothers some day. Well today I'm writing for all of you out there; this is a post in which I hope to take you back to your own child's firsts, to help you to remember that special … Continue reading Cherishing the Last Firsts
In honor of Food Allergy Awareness Week I am going to share a bit about our allergy story. My oldest son Sawyer was born in September of 2011. He was 8 pounds of little boy perfection. We were exhausted but happy new parents, fumbling our way through diaper changes and bath times. When in doubt, … Continue reading I love Someone with Food Allergies
Mothers are interesting aren't they? I mean no person in this world can comfort you like your mother, but on the other hand no one can irritate you quite like your mother. They have this way of nurturing us, keeping us safe while forcing us to try things on our own, pushing us to test … Continue reading Lessons From My Mother