Last week I blogged about choosing a word for the year. A word that could bring meaning to this year during the good and bad times. I thought it would be a little harder for me to find my word sense I tend to really complicate things but amazingly it came to me pretty easy.… Continue reading My Word
As we head into the second week of this new year I have a feeling some of those New Years Resolutions might have already crashed and burned. If they haven't, yay!!! If you didn't even set a resolution even better. Why would I say that? Well, let's face it. Resolutions have a way of turning… Continue reading Find Your Word
As we step into this new year, this new decade, I look back at all the changes that it's held for me. It was huge!! I entered 2009 as a single parent to my oldest daughter and I leave 2019 married to my best friend with four daughters, a step son and having reconnected with… Continue reading A Final Look
After all my anxiety and running around like a crazy 😜 woman, all went well. Yes, there were tears (Kayla), there was some tummy aches (Bethany) and lots of reapplying makeup (Reagan) but we survived. We even managed to get to the recital early and find great seats!!! Life came up roses yesterday. Now let's… Continue reading Take A Bow
The twins have been involved in a hip hop class once a week after school and this weekend is the performance. Yesterday, as we ran around trying to get to the dress rehearsal I remembered quite vividly why I'm a horrible dance mother. This role takes a lot of time and practice and I'm more… Continue reading Dance Mom?
When my oldest was little I was always trying to come up with cute and fun new ways to get her to clean her room, get dressed for the day, etc....Sometimes what came out wasn't on purpose but it worked! By accident, one day during a huge snowfall, I said let's put on our shoes… Continue reading Shoes and Boots
Thanksgiving is one of my favorite holidays. The smells from the kitchen, watching the Macy's Thanksgiving Day parade on TV, listening to the kids run around and play while they wait for this food (that is taking forever and I'm going to die waiting any longer!!!). It takes me back to my childhood and all… Continue reading Traditional Or Non
Last at Halloween as we made our way around the Old Mill District our little munchkins were happy to collect their candy but still little enough to be tired 😴 early. This year as we made that same trip around the shops, collecting mounds of chocolate, coupons for ice cream and who knows what else,… Continue reading What A Difference A Year Makes