BECAUSE I don't have time to properly write about the goings on in my life lately I seriously can't make it up Truth is stranger than fiction It would be comical if it was happening to someone else (but it's not) it really is worth documenting if for no other reason I can look back… Continue reading You CANNOT Make This Shi…Ahem, Stuff Up!
Have you ever had one of "those" days? The Terrible, Horrible, No-Good, Very Bad, Most Amazing Day Ever You know...the days when you literally open your eyes at daybreak and feel incompetent, irritable, grouchy, little, insignificant, beaten-down, not worthy or good enough? Days that mark the EVE of your 3rd born and 1st daughter turning 16,… Continue reading The Terrible, Horrible, No-Good, Very Bad, Most Amazing Day Ever
Twas the night before Christmas and all through the hall Ava wouldn't stay in bed, she continued to call. Our names to come to her and tuck her in But Santa was prepping to fill up her bin. With sparkles and shimmers and dolls all aglow With first morning light, soon she will know The… Continue reading Twas the Night Before Christmas – Babies Don’t Keep
Yesterday I shared with you my "walk down memory lane" reminiscing about Christmas school parties with my older kids. Depending on how long you've been reading my blog, you may/may not know that we adopted a sweet baby girl, Ava Reese, to complete our family of 6. This will be our 3rd Christmas with her.… Continue reading Good Ol’ Days of Christmas Part 2
What sets a fire inside of you? What inspires you, infuriates you, and irritates you? You know the thing that sets you off in either a positive way or a negative way. The "thing" that breathes life into your soul and wakes up your body. Your passion ignites and you are fully involved in minutes, most… Continue reading Top 5 Things That Make Me Burn
"Life Candy" is a phrase that has become mainstream over the past several years. I remember when I first "heard it" (read it on a friends' social media post-Gena Hill), I LOVED it! It made me smile and immediately I thought of seeing a child's eyes light up (or my husband's eyes...he has a bigtime… Continue reading Life Candy – Laughter