My Motto: Listen and Obey

As parents, we all want our kids to listen to us and do as we say. Hence, the phrase 'Listen and Obey' has become my motto. I say this phrase about 12,457 times a day, hoping that it will sink in and … [Read More...]

A Bad Case of the Bah, Humbugs

I think that there may be something wrong with me. I think that I am having a malfunction of some sort. I don't think that I am getting sick or anything but there is definitely something missing. I … [Read More...]

Home and not pregnant. Yeah!

I am now home. I was discharged from the hospital on Saturday. Things are going very well for me. Each day, I feel stronger and stronger. I have minimal pain and it is pretty easy for me to get … [Read More...]


“Children ask better questions than adults. "May I have a cookie?" "Why is the sky blue?" and "What does a cow say?" are far more likely to elicit a cheerful response than "Where's your manuscript?" … [Read More...]

Museum: Lots of Learning and No Fun…Not!

We took the kids to the Children's Museum this past weekend. I have a love/hate relationship with the Children's Museum. It is a place that I love because the kids have so much fun and get to run … [Read More...]

Let’s Go for A Drive

When the weather is nice and warm, is there any better way to enjoy the it than going for a drive? Driving along in your automobile is all fun and games until...the car tries to eat you.Wordful … [Read More...]

Fudge and Fruit-Loops

I really try and watch my language as a parent. I know that my kids will learn swear words in fact Hayden went through a phase around the age of two where he dropped the F-bomb on a regular basis for … [Read More...]

Tuesday’s Tribute: Possibly The Best TV Show

A Jay and Deb Production.For this week's Tuesday's Tribute, I would like to highlight possibly the best TV show on right now. There is drama. There is suspense. There is laughter. There are tears. … [Read More...]

A Little More Pleasure

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"So guess what I heard the other day?" my good friend began as we sipped on our drinks. We had a rare chance to get away for a dinner, alone. We are both mommies and led busy lives, her more so … [Read More...]

Let the Healing Begin


This post is one that I have needed to write for a long time but I had a hard time finding the words. You will not find humor or sarcasm in these words, only what I hope is the beginning of my process … [Read More...]