Happiness is___________(Week 6)

The Family

I have so much to be happy about this week!  My heart is absolutely overfilled with joy. Happiness is…  Going to the gym and becoming physically and mentally stronger.  This is my physical Trainer.  This was after a kickboxing workout on no sleep.  Grayson had a meltdown in the end, so we had to stop Read the full article…

Blog Shout-Out Week of February 11th

Pinterest Pins

Time to head over to Pinterest to see what awesome things I have pinned this week! Articles 1.  Mom Guilt is EXCELLENT!  It was posted on MommyJenna’s blog and written by Marie Pugh 2.  Article Love in Green Child Magazine on keeping time outs positive. 3.  I love positive thoughts.  One thing I have learned Read the full article…

Girly Boy

Girly Boy

This outfit is girly much  So, weigh in.  Am I an evil wicked battleaxe who is going to put my son into therapy when he is 20 – and  as a result, he will develop a deep seated hatred for me?  Or, am I a desperate busy Mom who has better things to do than Read the full article…

The Breastfeeding Jouney Continues – Even After 6 Months

Breast Pump

I’m sitting here with my hot chocolate thinking about the up and down journey Grayson and I have been on.  It has definitely been a wild ride. I am also looking at my very dirty, run down, 8.5 year old Medela Pump In Style with detest – and after you read this post, you will Read the full article…

It’s Time to Act – A Revolution for THE FAMILY!

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I have never been the excitable type.  I have never been a loud mouth, a busy body or anything else along those lines.  I have also never been a strong advocate for anything.  I guess that’s because I have never felt passionate enough about anything to advocate for it.  I sort of thought, well people Read the full article…

My Night in Pictures – Up All Night With Baby

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It’s 4:33 AM and I have been up since Gray woke up at midnight – full of energy – for the 4th night in a row. Yawn. So, instead of complaining about it, I decided to document it so I can always remember “the awesome times”. Yawn. This is after feeding him, when he wanted Read the full article…

Making Dating a Family Event

Oh yeah! I have been thinking about dating a lot lately.  I know, I know – my kids are only 6 months, 4 years and 8 years old.  I firmly believe that now is the time to set the foundation.  When my son starts talking about having a girlfriend and going on a date, I Read the full article…

Happiness is (Week 5)

I have been so tired – blogging, Reading blogs and commenting, homeschooling, trying to play with the kids, trying to get time in for sewing, breastfeeding, making doctors appointments and homeschool coop meetings, make it to the gym to work out…and on and on and on.  I just haven’t been getting any sleep.  I would Read the full article…

The Still Small Voice

Have you ever listened to your inner voice, and, as a result taken a leap of faith?  Maybe you delved into something so outside of your comfort zone that nobody really understood.  Maybe it was something you have been thinking about for some time. I do that a lot.  Maybe it’s because I have no Read the full article…

What’s on the Radio in Your House?

I’m sitting here thinking about good pop music (with great beats) that is safe for kids to listen to.  Really, there must be some that’s not Christian – or so boring nobody can (or wants to) dance to.  Who wants to chaperon a dance and listen to… 1.  How some guy wanted to look at Read the full article…