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Hey Moms…It’s OK to Be TIRED!

Hey Moms…It’s OK to Be TIRED!

It’s the Most Wonderful Time of the Year!!!! Or so the song goes.  And honestly…I’m trying.  I’m trying to relish all of the moments with my family.  And all of the parties. And all of the school commitments. And all of the shopping. And all […]

Halloween Candy…Switch Witch, Donate, or Tummy Ache?

Halloween Candy…Switch Witch, Donate, or Tummy Ache?

Who is the Switch Witch?  Technically, it’s me…or you.  But in the eyes of our children, she is a candy loving, toy giving fool! She will be yours (and your children’s) favorite person, especially if your kids have food allergies or you can’t stand the […]

24 Hours Without My Phone!?!?

24 Hours Without My Phone!?!?

Wait…What?  An entire 24 hours without a phone? So what happened?  Did my phone break?  Did my service not work?  No, this was by choice!  When I was on my spiritual retreat last Friday, I felt like God was telling me that I need to […]

Things I Never Thought I’d Say

Things I Never Thought I’d Say

I know that some interesting things come out of kids mouths, but I never imagined I’d say some crazy things too as a parent!   Below is just a sampling of some funny stuff, I never thought I’d hear myself say to my children (or […]

Literacy Drives Me Crazy!!!

Literacy Drives Me Crazy!!!

I have a love/hate relationship with my son and literacy.  Yes, we can all agree reading and writing is a good thing.  But helping teach your 5 year old son to do these things can be PAINFUL!  I love that every day he comes home […]

The World Through Kindergarten Eyes

The World Through Kindergarten Eyes

Everyone should view the world through a kindergartner’s eyes.  More specifically, my son’s eyes.  Last Friday, I was at his school being the banker at their Kindergarten Store.  They earn money during the week where they can buy things at the store or save the […]

How to Find Hope and Break a Negative Cycle

How to Find Hope and Break a Negative Cycle

“Studies show that the more you try to suppress negative thoughts, the more likely you are to become depressed.” ~Kelly McGonigal, PhD. (The Willpower Instinct) I have surrounded myself with negative thoughts in the past.  Living in the wreckage of the future, as I like […]

What Are Girlfriends For?

What Are Girlfriends For?

I used to think that I didn’t need females in my life.  They were too dramatic, too back stabbing, too gossipy, etc… I now know I couldn’t live my life without them.  It’s 1:30 on a Saturday afternoon and I’m trying to figure out logistically, […]

Allergy Free Brownie Recipe (Your Kids Will NEVER Know How Healthy it is!)

Allergy Free Brownie Recipe (Your Kids Will NEVER Know How Healthy it is!)

A Protein Packed, Vegetable/Fruit Filled, Allergy Free Brownie that is super yummy?!?! Wait…how?  Read more below and find out!   Disclaimer: At first glance, when you look at the ingredients and what the brownies look like before they bake, they don’t exactly sound yummy.  BUT, […]

My Toddler Locked Me Out of Our Car!

My Toddler Locked Me Out of Our Car!

#MomFail!  That was my Saturday morning.  Tyler likes to climb in our Tahoe and get himself in to his seat. But this morning, he had no intentions of doing it.  We were leaving a store (just the 2 of us) and I had started my […]