I’m so very proud of my oldest. At the ripe old age of 8, she came home with her first piece of art, done at school in art class & without our knowledge of the project, with a note saying it was inappropriate. Now some have accused us of fostering violence with our praise of […]
Five years ago, I sat on my bed with this brand new creature in my arms and I was freaking out. Big time.
It’s not awesome, but it’s not horrible either. Nobody truly likes to close a chapter and be done.
My life is an adventure that I wasn’t quite ready to take at this moment but let’s just see what happens.
Maybe I’m naive, but shouldn’t people just let people live as they wish? Okay, I’m naive. Or stubborn because I won’t give up this dream. Who knows. Either way, I’m beyond annoyed, I’m pissed. To many that know me, it’s not a secret that I don’t believe in organized religion. It does nothing for me […]
Partners Last Saturday we were able to see our first pro soccer game and watched as the local team beat the visiting team! Our youngest, was pretty bored and annoyed through it, but our oldest was having a blast just taking it all in. It probably didn’t hurt that they got soda, nachos and cotton […]
Solitude Solitude can be scary, it can be exhilarating. It can lift us up or drown us. I personally don’t mind being alone. I am comfortable there. Granted, I do like hanging out with friends, but I’m turning into a homebody and I’m cool with that. In a house with 2 kids, a husband and […]
I don’t understand how someone can be so hateful toward another just because of their race, gender or sexual identity. How does what someone else does or looks like affect you so much that you have to spew racial slurs or deny rights to someone just based on looks or beliefs? What makes you so […]
So it appears I haven’t posted in a very long time. I’ve missed it, but apparently not enough to check back sooner. I plan on changing that, along with many other things 2016. 2015 was a year of turmoil. It started with turning 39, while not life altering, still a little jolting, I will admit. […]
Kids are climbing the walls with boredom, we are out of money, patience and sanity and it’s just simply time to send them off to learn something new.