My oldest child is a rising high school senior. I’ll admit that I was relieved she wasn’t graduating this past spring. Oh, how I felt for all the high […]
Ladies, this one’s for you…
‘Twas the day before Christmas Not one gift was wrapped The house was a wreckAnd Mama felt trapped!As time slipped away The panic ensuedThe husband’s choice comments Led […]
My kids will be out of school next week (man, that went fast!). That means it’s time for us to put together our Summer Fun List.
The Summer Fun List […]
“Be the mom you want them to remember.”
Not long ago, my kids were outside playing in the driveway. My youngest (age 6), came in to get something, and I […]
When my youngest daughter was born, we started this tradition of taking a picture to mark each New Year. We have now taken pictures for six straight years, and […]
As the mom of four daughters, I know girl stuff. So if you are in need of gift ideas that a teen (or preteen girl) will love, you’re in […]
It’s that time of year again. Time to think about the ol’ holiday card! And that means you need a picture to go with it.
For many of us, taking […]
My youngest daughter had her four-year-old checkup the other day. On our way there, she declared, “I love the doctor!” Probably because she was there so often with her […]
At parents’ night before my fourth and youngest daughter was to start preschool, the director told us to try not to cry in front of our kids.
“It can make […]
This past summer, I went through everything we owned before we moved.
Not my most thrilling summer.
But it really was good to go through ALL THAT STUFF – we had […]
In early June my husband got a new job. A week later he was gone, and I was left to make this move happen for our family of six. […]
As the mother of 4 girls (ages 11 – 2), I have flown a lot with babies – oftentimes by myself. Over the past 11+ years, I have seen […]