Just Do The Darn Dishes Ok, this is for all the wives and moms out there who have their plates totally full. Your kids are probably screaming in the background as you read this sipping your luke-warm coffee you have already reheated three times today. Oh, and your bed has a pile of clean laundry […]
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We are raising two daughters. Today, one is 9 and the other 12. Everything is so big in their little worlds. We struggled to know when the “right” time to give our oldest daughter a phone and when to allow her to learn how to use social media and when and who she can text. […]
These are a few of my Favorite Things….
I don’t know about you, but when my children whine that they are “bored” to me….it makes my blood boil AND forces me to face the ultimate fear…I am a terrible mother! I have failed them. They have become the dreaded “entertain me” generation that I have vehemently avoided. It snuck up on me. Manifesting […]
This is not a post about Summer’s greatness. I love summer. I love tan lines and swimming pools. But the part about summer that I don’t love is working. It’s hard for me to get on board the “woo-hoo summer” train whenever I know every morning during the summer I will get up and go […]
Everyone take a deep breath with me…. now exhale. The holidays are over. No more parties. No more decorating. No more gift-wrapping. Relaxing, yes? But I already feel it creeping in. The New Year’s Resolutions… The goal-setting: Spring Cleaning. Diet. Lose Weight. Get 10,000 steps a day. No, let’s try 20,000! Exercise more. Or […]
We all have ’em: days when you feel like you got nothing done. When the mess followed you around like your own shadow. (And the kids did too.) When you had a lot of things you meant to do, but… didn’t. It’s especially true in the summertime when ALL of your tribe is around, ALL […]