Being empty-nesters, there’s often a lot of free time on the weekends. Sometimes my husband and I get a little lazy about doing anything that involves more than walking the dog, reading the paper or changing the channel, but every so often one of us will feel inspired to want to do something a little more interesting than walking the aisles at Costco/Ralphs/Target. This past weekend it was my husband who decided to suggest something a little different. Read More
You know how before you had kids, you and your spouse didn’t constantly discuss gross bodily functions, bedtime and nap routines, or the benefits of breastfeeding (sore nipples and all)? You thought you’d be different. You would be the couple who stays true to who you are, even with kids. In fact, you wouldn’t change your life around them, they would fit into your life! (e.g. Your kids would come with you to the new restaurant opening. Your kids would fly with you to a relaxing tropical vacation). Oh, how things change. Read More
You GUYS, March is National Craft Month! It’s time to roam the aisles of Hobby Lobby looking for stuff to cut out, hot glue, toll paint, shellac, stuff with potpourri and stick on a shelf. Read More
I’m a mom.
I’ve been hit, bitten, kicked and slapped. I’ve been spit up on, peed on, pooped on and puked on. I’ve had tears of sadness, sickness and anger on my shirt, arms and cheeks. I’ve had snot wiped on my legs and my face. I’ve held tantrums, fevers, Roseola, stomach flus and common colds. I’ve been sassed, told no and pushed away. Read More