Hey Y'all! There is a lot involved in raising kids and maintaining a house. And part of raising kids is teaching them to maintain a house. Do you know that if a child can walk they are perfectly capable of doing chores? It starts off easy with putting away their toys and putting dirty laundry… Continue reading If they can walk they can do chores
Hey y'all! It's finally tomorrow! Trouble is depressed with out the kids. She has been sitting in the hallway between the kids rooms for 3 days now barley moving from her spot. With every noise she has heard she'd run to the kitchen window to look for the kids to walk up the front porch.… Continue reading Tomorrow
Hey y'all! So after talking with my step daughter (who is 19 weeks pregnant) last night here are my thoughts on the word tether. From our very conception we are dependant on a lifeline. The umbilical cord attached from mother to baby acts as a tether providing support and nutrients. This tether can provide valuable… Continue reading Lifeline
Hey y'all! The kids are still gone and won't be home until Saturday. It's hot and humid beyond words here. It's the worst torture but we haven't done anything to deserve this misery. So what does a stay at home mom do when her kids are gone for summer vacation? One might watch TV all… Continue reading A stay at home mom’s summer.
Hey y'all! How awesome is love!!!! Today has been a wonderful celebration of my marriage! We've always had at least one child with us for this occasion so this year was different. Special. Just a time for the two of us to look back over the years. How did these two love birds celebrate you… Continue reading Celebrate-9 years
Hey y'all! For today's word of the day my post will be short and sweet. It focuses on one of my favorite topics. She plucks dandelions from the ground she blew and their petals flew all around. "Did you make a wish?" I asked. She didn't reply just gave me a big grin. I wanted… Continue reading Make a wish and your dreams will come true!
Hey Y'all! Happy Anniversary to my handsome cowboy! 9 years of marriage and I am still madly in love...it's an amazing feeling!! I am so blessed to be married to my best friend! I love you hottie!!! Sadly most marriages these days don't make it. Although statistics vary about how many marriages end in divorce… Continue reading 9 years and still going strong! Here are some of my tips for keepin a happy, healthy marriage..
Talking to the kids on the phone last night they each recounted their day. Their stories all fairly similar... Nana and Grampa took us all out today. It was fun until the boat started having engine problems. The youngest being only 5 she's typically scared of everything. While talking to her about what happened (I'd… Continue reading Child like faith…
She'd waited all year for the chance to compete. The strongest runner of her grade. The day came for the 100 yard dash. She was filled with excitement and oh so unaware that in an instant her hopes would be dashed. The whistle blew and she shot out like a ball from a cannon. Her… Continue reading The 100 yard dash
It's the holidays again. Everyone is busy. We dash from this event to that making sure to get a gift even for the dog and the cat. We decorate with a dash of sparkle that really adds that holiday magic. The lights that twinkle, the fire that burns bright the holiday mood is just right.… Continue reading A dash of holiday magic