Getting to Know You Blog Hop

Welcome to the Getting to Know You Weekend Blog Hop. This week we Getting to Know Lisa from The Squishable Baby! Hey! I’m Lisa (AKA The Squishable Baby). Many people ask me why I used squishablebaby as my handle (on everything under the sun). That’s because I have 3 very cute and sweet squishable babies Read the full article…

Textbook Rentals

Classes will dull your mind, destroy the potential for authentic creativity ~Russel Crowe as Dr. John Nash I spent many years buying textbooks in college and graduate school.  So many years, I dare not count.  Oh yeah! In fact, I still have all my college books – here-sitting in bookshelves collecting dust.  Organic Chemistry, Cellular Read the full article…

Happiness is Gold

Yesterday was a very busy day preparing for the Blue and Gold Banquet for the Cub Scouts.  Of course, I didn’t have anything to do with planning it – but I still had a busy day – constantly moving. I think I got a little help enjoying it. I took Hadyn over to a friends Read the full article…

Blog Shoutout! Week of February 25th

Thank you Honestly, I cannot believe we are at the end of February.  Where does the time go? My head is spinning right now with all the stuff I need/want to do.  Yikes!  But before I get into that, I want to do a shout-out to all those awesome blogs out there who have tempted Read the full article…

How Should I Love Thee? Affirmations of Hope

I will never forget my Mother saying to me…               You know, Lisa, every time somebody knocks you done – you just bounce back up.  Boompt! I had never thought about it until just then.  My adult life has definitely been filled with it’s share of ups and downs.  For me it’s been about Read the full article…

I Want to be a Mommy – Some Benefits of Attachment

Attachment Parenting is one of those trigger words.  Typically, people feel strongly one way or the other. Personally, I can see a whole lot of the advantages and also some of the drawbacks. So, I’m not going to use that trigger word.  I’m going to use the word Attachment!  Haha! My daughter is so cute!  Read the full article…

How Should I Love Thee? – A Message

Part of having a strong family – is having a strong marriage.  The foundation to any family is the marriage.  As you know, It’s very difficult to build a house on a weak foundation. What will happen if you build a house on a weak foundation? This is something I want to talk about from Read the full article…

A Little Bit of Crazy

I cannot believe it’s 8 PM.  Where has the day gone?  I cannot believe I am writing my blog post this late.  I had a very nice inspiring post, and my day has been so crazy – it’s unbelievable. It all started out well – well kind of.   The kids have been constantly sick, Read the full article…

Happiness is_____? Life

  It’s been very dreary here.  It’s been cloudy, cold, windy, rainy/snowy.. .and just blah.  Over the past few days, I have been soul searching in what makes me happy.  It’s kind of hard to find happiness when you just feel cold and blah, you know? So, when I couldn’t come up with anything – Read the full article…

Competition vs. Cooperation

This has been weighing heavily on my mind recently.  Everywhere I go, it seem that like there is competition Boy scouts.  In the pinewood derby, the kids make cars and race against EACH OTHER At Church – The most reverent kid sits in the first chair, and the least reverent kid sits in the last Read the full article…