Traveling solo?

I don't know about you, but my calendar seems to be so full that it's on the brink of of having it's OWN meltdown.  How does this always happen?  January 1st rolls around and I'm so excited that the kiddos are returning to school soon and my calendar is a pretty, white color because very… Continue reading Traveling solo?


I have a confession to make…. I’m an impatient person by nature. Some of my dear friends who read my blog are probably muttering under their coffee breath, “well said, captain obvious!” But for some of you that I might not interface with on such a frequent basis, or those out in reader- land, the… Continue reading Patience-schmatience

One thing you MUST know about “meantimes”

Sometimes it's hard when a door of opportunity shuts unexpectedly, or at least in a way we didn't didn't see coming. Sometimes the sound of the door can even hurt or sting for some time. Some of us may sit and stare at the door for too long, hoping it opens again. Others may spend precious… Continue reading One thing you MUST know about “meantimes”

Friday funny: why I’m going back to middle school.

For the love...back to school seems to be more exhausting for parents than for the children...find out why!

Why we don’t take any credit

I hate praise.  No wait... I kind of love it but I kind of hate it... I love being acknowledged but I cringe at the attention.  Do they really know?  Do they know when I've done something well that I don't really think it was all that great?  Someone does it better?  If they knew… Continue reading Why we don’t take any credit

I’d choose Spanx over THAT….

Instead of.... instead of feeling like I've shaved off part of me to fit into that hole.  You know the hole I'm talking about.... look around you...they are everywhere. Maybe you're back to school and you're trying to find your tribe... your group... your posse to hang with.  Maybe your a mom and you're looking… Continue reading I’d choose Spanx over THAT….

There once was a girl who said whatever was on her mind….

Hey there.  Welcome to my head, on paper.  I'm glad you could stop by.  You may want to grab a cup of coffee or a glass of wine depending on the time.  The good news is I have no way of knowing when you actually this so you could really grab either and I won't know.… Continue reading There once was a girl who said whatever was on her mind….