I've had people randomly ask me over the last 6 years if I have any parenting advice for new parents of twins. My answer is always the same, "If you can survive the first 3 months you have it made." Sometimes I get a confused look but usually they get it. No joke! I still… Continue reading Advice
This seems like a very normal thing for people to know but not comparing your life, your work, your purpose and the list goes on and on.... to others is not something you should ever do. Each persons life is completely different. We all are moving at different speeds and going on different paths. There… Continue reading Do Not
Today is my 40th birthday!!!!! I can't believe it. I don't feel forty. I hope don't look forty, lol!!! I look back over the last decade and wonder just exactly how it went by so fast. I remember telling my mom when I turned 30 that now I needed to become an adult. (I remember… Continue reading Shake, Rattle & Roll
Oh My Kayla, sweet little Kayla. She was the "baby b" of my twins. 6 years old and this girl has already racked up quite the resume of nicknames. Tigger, boo boo, smarty pants, wisbang, etc.... Kayla is definitely my teenager in the making. She sighs, rolls her eyes and cries with the best of… Continue reading Boo Boo
What can be said of Reagan? She is the oldest of my twins by 18 minutes. Her nicknames say some of it. Lil miss, tiny, hugs a lot and of course the title, spider monkey. She is our lover. Reagan gives hugs and kisses freely to her family and is always ready to give more… Continue reading Spider Monkey
Bear, Panda, Jami's mini me.... my oldest daughter goes by and heard those all her life. I've written about her in several occasions lately. She is my 19 year old going on 30 year old that spent the first 12 years of her life with me all to herself. So to say that she was… Continue reading Mini Me
For 12 years I was a single parent. That meant any time I wanted to go somewhere I carried along a passenger. Most of the time she was a willing participant but on occasion bribery was needed to get what I wanted done (obviously this was when she was approaching the double digits age). Lol… Continue reading Can You Guess?
When you're awake at 2 am with one of your littles your thoughts can be a little muddled and your mind wanders. Christmas List: Chanda - done, Mariyah- done, "I remembered to the lock the car when I got home right?" (In the background I hear aliens used an iPhone to contact their mothership) Dad-… Continue reading Early Morning Rambles