My Cup of OJ

Turns out being the queen of this little castle is not as glamorous as I had imagined.

It’s been a while

If you have ever played any video games, let’s take Sonic the Hedghog for example, you know there are obstacles to jump, coins to collect, and slick little speed traps … Continue reading

August 19, 2015 · Leave a comment

Today is not most days

Most days I can hold it together. Most days I can successfully manage the stress of work, family, and home. Today is not one of those days. My mind suddenly … Continue reading

January 27, 2015 · 2 Comments

“I’m not cute…”

After a long and hectic day, I found myself face to face with a four year old. He was freshly bathed, and sporting his self picked concoction of a pajama. … Continue reading

December 17, 2014 · 3 Comments

We are “thankthull”

I’m laying across the floor of Olivia’s room. Kids are in PJ’s and I’m still in a food coma. Olivia is playing with the toys scattered on the floor, abandoned … Continue reading

November 27, 2014 · 1 Comment

My fiscally responsible little boy

Every morning I wake up, ready to perform for my audience of two, Julien age four and Olivia age one. They are always watching, and it is not a passive … Continue reading

November 12, 2014 · Leave a comment

First Dream

His eyes struggled to open, as he stretched his body across the bed. He looks long, like he suddenly endured a growth spurt. Oh my, how my boy has grown. … Continue reading

September 23, 2014 · 2 Comments

My inner core woman

As time passes, I realize more and more how simple life is. It’s not about grand gestures or extravagant shenanigans. It’s more than just a countdown to retirement. Life is … Continue reading

September 2, 2014 · 9 Comments