Category «Inspiration»

The laundry room=loads of fun

This is my laundry room wall. It’s a vinyl cut out (courtesy of Le Mimi. Thanks mom!) Whenever I think that laundry can’t possibly increase any more, I see this message and think, “This dirty laundry is the product of my kids having fun. And we have been alive to enjoy the dirt and sweat …

Love is In The Air

I believe in love, I believe in Cupid But if you won’t be my valentine, I’ll feel really stupid. If you won’t be my valentine, then give this back to me I believe in recycling, so help me save a tree. I think you’re cool, I think you’re fun This valentine is sent priority mail …

Brothers

They fight. They sometimes hit. They take each others toys. They call each other dummy. But at the end of the day…

Finding Love Again At 39

My story of how Max brought us together, and how my daughter almost broke us apart. Ok, now where was I?  The last time we “talked” I was telling you about starting over at 40.  Now I’m going to write about finding love again. I don’t want to get all mushy wushy and be sickening …

Starting Over At 40-the beginning

We live in an ever changing society. When you get married and buy a home, and have kids…you may think that is your life from that moment forward. And I hope that is the case for everyone. But unfortunately, many women find themselves at a crossroad in a time of their life, when they should …

Tips on how to be annoying

I thought about posting tips on creative things to do with your child, or useful techniques for cooking, or a ‘must have’ checklist to be productive….but it just wasn’t happening for me. So, instead – I give you these tips. Let me know how they worked for you. _________________________________________ Specify that your drive-through order is …

McCormick Bake off

The “Williams- Sonoma Groupie” is baaaaaaaaack. She ( pseudo name: Jackie Clagett) found a snazzy little gadget to make little fruit pies. She came over today with supplies in hand so the kids could bake. You know… it’s not about what chores needs to be done. Or the to-do list that grows longer everyday. It’s …