A Day in the Life of a Homeschooling Mom of Four

Have you ever wished you could get a glimpse into someone else’s life to see how they managed their day? I have definitely wanted to take a peek inside other mother’s homes to see if I could learn anything from their routines.  Sometimes, it’s just fun to see how someone else does things. Today I’m […]

A Year of Growth

In the last year, there have been several changes in my life.  Some changes were big, some were small, but they all have had a big impact on me.  Growth and change came in several fashions and as I look back, I can’t help but marvel at them all. I turned 30. I had a […]

Top Ten Popular Posts of 2013

Can you believe that the year is already coming to an end?  I don’t know about you, but it seems to me that this year was a whirlwind.  As 2013 winds down, I thought I’d share with you all the top ten most viewed posts of this year. 1. Tips for the Breastfeeding Mother from […]

It’s Party Time!

Welcome! Welcome! Welcome! To my little corner of the Internet!  For those of you who are already readers of my blog, today I am participating in the 2013 Ultimate Blog Party thrown by 5 Minutes for Mom. For those of you who are stopping by for the first time, let me introduce myself!  My name […]

In Which I Learn to Follow Advice About Pimples

This is where it gets real, folks.  Yes, I said pimples–those annoying little bumps that I thought I wish I’d left behind in high school, but instead still battle on different occasions. On Monday evening, I noticed a little blackhead (gross, I know!) on the side of my nose underneath the place where the nose […]

Where Did I Go?

If you are a follower on my facebook page, you may have seen the post I made about compiling a “30 before 30” list of things to accomplish in the last six months before I hit the big 3-0 in January (look for that post tomorrow!). Well, as I was sitting here thinking about what […]

Sweet Child of Mine

Dear sweet Lydia, order Two years ago today, you entered our little family and brought us heaps of joy. 07/13/10 9lbs You were a little bundle of sweetness with squeezable baby cheeks and legs. 4 months You grew and loved to smile and coo and play. You radiated sunshine into our hearts. 8 months You […]

Wordless Wednesday—A Dad Who is Not Afraid to Play

Happy 4th of July! Linking up with Wordless Wednesday  

Let’s Go Fly a Kite

With tuppence for paper and strings You can have your own set of wings With your feet on the ground You’re a bird in a flight With your fist holding tight To the string of your kite Oh, oh, oh!Let’s go fly a kite Up to the highest height!Let’s go fly a kite and send […]

To the Pseudonym and Back Again

Awhile back I read someone’s post about how one of their readers had sent a threatening email to them that included information about where she lived, where her children went to school and all sorts of other craziness. The post went on to give a warning about using identifying information and photos, your real names, […]