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
Ever since my grandparents passed Christmas with my family is different, not bad, just different. I never know if we are all gathering together for Christmas or just having it with our immediate families. It's so haphazard and disorganized. This year, thankfully, we all got together and celebrated together and it was a blessing. It… Continue reading Pedal On
We have been watching Christmas movies all day and finally I found "Christmas with the Krank's". If you've never seen it, it has Tim Allen and Jamie Lee Curtis as parents to a daughter that had left for a Peace Corp mission during for the holidays and not excepted back till after Christmas. Mr. Krank… Continue reading Christmas with the Crank
"From home to home and heart to heart; from one place to another. The warmth and joy of Christmas, brings us closer to each other." ~ Emily Matthews
"May you never be too grown up to search the skies on Christmas Eve."
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
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