I have a little friend whom I've never been blessed with actually meeting. Before you start questioning the voices in my head, this little friend actually exists. Her name is Darby Graham and I think she's pretty neat. I call her Little Miss just because. At four, she digs bling so I try to send … Continue reading 3 Things I learned this week from Little Miss Darby Graham
Some folk might call it nosy but I just call it being insanely curious. Now right off the bat, you have to know that my curiousity is not always child like and innocent. I think part of my curiousity about what people are thinking and the choices they make is simply centered around the fact … Continue reading I’m insanely curious
I've woken up again in one of "those" moods. I 've hit the wall. I've been single parenting for 9 days with 3 kids who are on summer vacation. We've done alright but we've reached that point where you can just feel the threads starting to fall apart. I'm still covered in poison ivy and … Continue reading Crawling in between the space between Notes
We've all had those mornings when you're running around, trying to get breakfast made AND eaten, lunches made, permission slips signed, finding the backpacks, throwing in a load of laundry, loading up the dishwasher, getting kids out the door, etc. It's manic, it's crazy, and someone is always yelling whether it's me or the kids. … Continue reading No time for ugly cries
It's a bitter 21 degrees. The roads are a mess with ice. And the kids are all home on my 14th consecutive day of single parenting. To say the least I went to bed a little apprehensive at the thought of being trapped inside with 3 bored children with my tank running low. I only … Continue reading My Xmas To Do List Got a Little Hinky Jinky.
This week has been frustrating. Nothing horrible happened but so far nothing has gone smoothly and especially nothing has gone how I thought it was going to. So this is me putting on my fake smile and trying to look for the silver lining. Rant: Last Friday was our annual Figgins' family 5k in Fancy … Continue reading Good things this week: My hubby fixed the toilet