The assignments were graded, the assessments were scored. The out of office response said ‘NO’! To late work anymore. I straightened my desk up and unplugged the fridge, then danced down the hall and sped out of there quick. Yeah, I definitely do not have a future in songwriting, but you know what I do… Continue reading Christmas Break: What to do, what to do…
With all that is going on in our world today, finding the good in each day proves difficult for me on many days. I used to love sitting in the quiet early morning with my tea, watching Good Morning America and having a few minutes to myself before the rush of our days began. These… Continue reading Look on the Bright Side
My oldest is a joiner. FREQUENTLY. She has dipped her toe into many organizations and sports over the last several years. This year is no different. On any given day she can be found building pinewood derby cars (a glittery blue truck?) for cub scouts, learning about the Bible at her PSR class through our… Continue reading Short on Time? Two Simple Recipes that can be Prepped in Advance!
The age old question that typically leads to cheers from Justin and groans from the kids (honestly, if it's not gummies or ice cream, I'm not sure they would ever cheer. NOTE TO SELF-Create gummy dinner recipe). Weeknights are generally chaotic and I know they will only become even moreso, with all of the extracurricular… Continue reading What’s for Dinner?
After an exhausting week running the girls all over, my husband arrived home yesterday from his IT conference in Orlando and boy, was I ever glad to see him! I don’t think the girls ask too much,but being the only parent that is available to do ANYTHING AND EVERYTHING really does catch up to you… Continue reading Dad’s Day Celebration
I was one of the first of my friends to have children. People would ask me what to expect, I would laugh at them. You don’t prepare for motherhood, you survive. Those who have been through it know, yes, you love your kids. Do you want to knock their heads together sometimes? Yep. Do you… Continue reading How to Survive Motherhood and Try Out Dinner Recipes
It's no secret, I LOVE to shop, and the most amazing deals are always to be had during the holiday season. This year I am determined to get all of my shopping done early on in December, so that I can enjoy the holiday with my family. Every year there are those that I have… Continue reading Ready.Set.Shop!