THIS changes everything

If we don't take time to mourn what's left behind, we aren't giving it the proper recognition it once occupied in our hearts

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

3 “Drop the mic”moments you need as a parent.

Hello dear friends and web BFF's... how I've missed the writing!  I got enough sleep last night and can actually write a coherent thought today so voila, I'm back for your "Friday funny" episode of some real-life practices we all need.  If you were hoping to get some really spiritually deep stuff then you'll need… Continue reading 3 “Drop the mic”moments you need as a parent.

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….