Happinessis Week 3 of Sequestration and a big ole fat Blog Swear

I am so sick of the Government Shutdown.  I have a few choice words for those men and women in congress.  I am so mad – I could just spit. So today, my happinessis – is a swear. I think I’m entitled to one swear – so here it goes.           Read the full article…

Happiness is About Having Fun

  I understand that different things make different people happy.  For some its being and feeling loved.  For some its money.  For some, its a fulfilling job.  For some – it’s peace.  For some – it’s a combination of all of those and for others, it’s none of those and something else. Kids are different Read the full article…

Happiness Can Set You Free

  Happiness is… knowing when enough is enough.  It’s knowing that you are capable, loved, in love, and are caring.   being able to say when enough is enough – and admit it to yourself and everybody else with confidence.   being able to do what’s best for yourself – so that you are a Read the full article…

Happiness is – Being able to apologize

This week, the reason I am thankful – is my ability to APOLOGIZE for the things I do wrong .  Honestly, there are a lot of things that I do wrong.  You know what?  Children, spouses, neighbors, friends, family – everybody needs to hear it. The words themselves are simple.  I’m sorry – not a Read the full article…

Happiness is_____ Hanging out and doing whatever – with Chain Linky

I love these happiness is posts.  Today, I wanted to approach it from the point of view of my kids.  They have been having so much fun lately. Here is our happiness for the week! We have been doing lots of fun cooking.  We love the buffalo chicken my Mom makes.  We love it so Read the full article…

Happiness is________The Beauty Around Us

Have I told you how much I love spring?  I really really love spring.  It’s my favorite time of the year – despite the fact that I sneeze  – and am generally miserable health wise due to all the beauty that “springs” up from out of the ground and trees. I just love flowers – Read the full article…

Happiness is________ Knowing what Happiness Is Not

This week…this week….I tell you.  It’s just been one of those weeks. I know I will look back upon this and laugh. Hahaha! Now, I’m just tired.  I sat here a bit even before opening the browser stretching for something – anything that made me happy this week.  One thing I realized, is the things Read the full article…

Happiness is________Being Passionately In Love

In life, there are many things that I like.  I like being able to go to the gym and work out.  I like my car.  I like my cats. Then, there are a lot of things hat I am in love with.  I’m in love with the people at my church – as they are Read the full article…

Happiness is________Leaving those Shoes at the Door

When I come in the house – I’m usually exhausted.   Between listening to a screaming baby in the car, listening to the arguing between the kids, and the constant complaining – all I want to do is walk into the house and fall into bed (especially true if I get the bonus of baby staying Read the full article…

Happiness is_________Making Memories

I don’t pretend to appreciate the fact that I am able to raise my children first hand.  I know 100% how lucky I am to have the opportunity to be able to raise my kids myself, to be able to educate my kids myself, to be able to be involved in my kids life 100% Read the full article…

Happiness is_______Being a Mother

As I sit here worried sick about a sick child – I ponder what being a mother really is. I’m hoping it’s more than being a throw up catcher. Haha! I am so very worried about this kid.  I hope it’s more than being an obsessive worrier. I think it’s so much more than that.  Read the full article…

Happiness is_____ Not Taking Anything for Granted

Sometimes it’s time to sit back and appreciate the things that enjoy everyday – and don’t think about.  Typically, I do this when I no longer have it.  For instance, yesterday morning I got up and everything was blurry – even with my glasses on. Yeah, scary. Diabetes?  Brain tumor????  What is going on now?  Read the full article…

Happiness is – Knowing that People Do Good Things

I turn on the TV, and It gets me down.  All I see is depressing stuff.  I mean, you can’t even watch a complete show – and a Cancer Treatment Centers of America commercial comes on. It’s like – ugh.   Like I really want to think about having stage 4 pancreatic cancer, and planning where Read the full article…

Happiness is__________ Week Eleven

Happiness is my kids and everything they do to make me crazy, proud, happy, sad and everything in between! There is nothing that brings me more joy – than seeing my children blossom before my very eyes. What makes you happy?   What does happiness mean to you?  Visit Crazy Adventures in Parenting and leave a Read the full article…