I just had a monumental birthday. The big 4-0. I spent the last year of my thirties trying to figure out how I was going to feel about this milestone. I won’t lie, it was scary. I knew it was supposed to arrive with all kinds of new feelings and changes. I decided early on […]
As mothers we devote our life to our children. Often times our hobbies, interests and once favorite pastimes are placed on the back burner so that we can give our complete attention to the family. Having four children, in five years, meant that I didn’t have to be concerned with free time. I had an […]
We all started from the same place. We needed that little bundle of joy to make our family feel whole. All we could think about was stylish nursery decor, adorable baby clothes, tiny diapers and that pink lotions that is, in fact, the epitome of baby smell. This baby will teach us what unconditional love […]
All through history women who stay home with their children have found ways to stay connected to their girlfriends. Whether it was weekly bridge games, church pot lucks or that big old rotary dial phone, women need friends. Friends offer support and understanding. They know what you live through every day. Staying at home with […]
I am a mother of four. Most of the time I make it look easy. I smile my big toothy smile. I am conscious of my brow and try to keep it looking free of stress and wrinkles. I try to keep my mama crazy eyes in check. If you are a mom, you know […]
My kids have their Nanny (Grandma). She loves them dearly. She just doesn’t have a lot of time for senseless things such as reading the card before making her purchase. She made the proper adjustment though. And once it was returned to sender, she actually mailed it to our correct address! Happy Birthday baby boy!
When you become a mother you are forced to do things that you never imagined that you would ever do. Some of you actually enjoy cooking. Well not me. I would put that one in my top five list of things that I only do for love. The problem is when you have five people […]
Being a parent today is no easy feat. Forget worrying about frivolous things such as if you will be able to feed them or pay for medical attention or put a roof over their head. What you really need to focus on is if they will ever get into college. That’s right! Today’s educational experience […]
So let’s talk about the woman behind the awesome family, tidy house and tiny dog. What makes me tick? What are the things that allow me to continue to function well in my roll as maid, short order cook, driver, tutor, nurse, psychologist, interior designer, dog groomer, secretary of the mommy club, preschool room mom, […]
Here they are as requested. You don’t have to count. There are 39. I weeded some out recently and this is what remains. You see I do have flat sandals! Unfortunately my OCD required them to be in order of tallest to flattest so all of the prettiest ones are hidden in the middle.