My mother was forever trying g to get me to clean my room. Just like any mother would do with any kid, I assume. Once or twice a week she would make her way into my room, shake her head and say "Jami Lynn pick this place up!" Being the typical kid it usually took… Continue reading Sneezed
I've mentioned before that I'm a royal watcher and what could be better than waiting for a Royal Baby!!!! I may be "across the pond" but this is just as fun for us Americans as the British. Meghan and Harry's baby will not only be a royal but American too! We Americans may have wanted… Continue reading Baby Watch!!!
May 1st, for me, has always signaled to me the beginning of new growth. A time when Central Oregon really blossoms out in flowers, sunshine & WARMTH!!! This May it's all about new beginnings and new mindsets. This last year I've struggled with change and my ways of dealing not only with change but just… Continue reading May Day
I remember a time when Friday night meant football games, late night movies and as summer made its way in to life late night pool parties and just lots of fun! As a mom my view has changed. I still love going out with my husband and seeing late movies but I'm also a realist… Continue reading Friday Night Lights!!!
This Easter has been different than in years past. This was the first Easter Sunday that I celebrated without my parents in town. Which, until today, did not seem like a big deal but it was. I woke up this morning and realized I didn't have plans and didn't have the desire to make them… Continue reading Gathering Memories
When you live in a home like mine you have to be prepared for someone to do or say something that's going to make you laugh. We all laugh easily here and probably over the stupidest things sometimes. Example, this morning I sneezed so hard the cat sitting on my lap fell off. Not jumped… Continue reading So Easy
Our home has never been quiet. If it is was I think I might have a panic attack (not a joke) I'm from a VERY loud family. Mike of course would love a little less noise, he being from a VERY quiet family, we will meet in the middle some day (LOL). Anyway, as I… Continue reading A Full Set
Moms and kids the world over have a daily battle as old as time... bedtime. Mothers know that it's very simple. Brush your teeth, go potty, read a book, get a kiss goodnight and off to dream land. Kids have a different plan. Usually involves the mothers version but about fifty more times of going… Continue reading Not So Different