In honor of Valentine’s Day, 14 Things I Love Today: 1. Putting on warm clothes from the dryer. 2. That we are super close to having birthday parties for the kids! I love this time of year! 3. I have a babysitter & will be going out to dinner with Todd & have an adult […]
All Things Pumpkin (and Halloween!)
IÂ was going to have a Halloween party this year. I don’t even like Halloween, no seriously, I’mÂ one of those people.Â I don’t like to dress up & I was going to this year. But, we literally have something going on every.single.weekend the month of October leading up to Thanksgiving. It’s been like that at our house […]
Quiet down cobwebs, dust go to sleep….
Today, I won’t be blogging, I won’t be cleaning, I won’t be doing anything, except spending time with my kids. This poem explains it all. Hope you have a great day “rocking your babies.” Song For a Fith Child, by Ruth Hamilton. 1958 Mother, oh Mother, come shake out your cloth empty the dustpan, poison […]
Internet: The worst technological invention ever
I was browsing through Kludgy Mom’s idea bank tonight & came across one that says to write about what you think is the worst technological invention ever. Ironically, I would say it’s the internet. The internet is the place where pregnant women start Googling the signs of miscarriage and convince themselves that they’ve had one […]
Is staying home the right choice?
A directÂ consequenceÂ of major life changes, the good ones and the bad ones, is how much I over analyze everything. It’s exhausting to be quite frank. I’ve had two major changes this year, one is a beautiful new daughter. The other was the loss of my grandmother.Â Â At her funeral, I was able to get up and […]
I’ve been blogging for a year!
Don’t forget to sign up for the $50 Stella & Dot giveaway that goes until Sunday, March 27! A year ago today, I decided to become a blogger. Some people are motivated to begin blogging to because they want to make friends online, some need a creative outlet, others are motivated to help keep in […]
Do Working Moms Take Advantage of Stay-at-home Moms?
Today is going to be my controversial post of the….okay so my first controversial post ever. It starts with: This is how I feel about Obama….ahaha! Okay not really–hope I didn’t lose anyone there–I usually click offÂ a person’sÂ blog the minute I read POLITICS! You won’t ever find politics here! Anywho…. I saw online yesterday that […]