Pulling some things out of the archive room for today. Hearing about ‘fun’ conversations with children made me go to hunt this one down. Enjoy!! There are a few things I miss being here in Alaska, sort of in the boonies. One of the things I miss is live theater. I was involved in theater … More Live Theater at Home
Did you know there was a time when I was not a mommy? I began blogging shortly before my 4th child was born, so as a blogger, I have not known a blogging moment when I could sit down to write out my thoughts without being climbed on or nursing a small child. Today, I … More Before you were mommy
A year ago today, my cousin and his wife watched their baby girl born at just 24 weeks. Today as we celebrate this precious girl turning one, Chris willingly wrote a letter to herself and allowed me to share it with you all. Thank you, Chris, for your “Letter To Me”!! Dear Me, Tomorrow you are … More A Letter to Me
Happy Mother’s Day, Patty I don’t believe I ever had the chance to share this humorous Mother’s Day video with Patty. She would have laughed and thought of her boys right away… just like I did first time I saw it!! One of the more famous stories from my hubby’s childhood was when he sneaked … More Patty’s Mother’s Day
It has been over a month since Michelle Obama stated that she felt like a single mother as she shoulders the majority of child rearing while our President maintains a very busy, 24/7 schedule. I myself would joke around with my friends during seminary that we were ‘seminary widows’ who carried most of the parenting … More Being a single mother.
Yesterday was Mother’s Day, as you all know. I had a very good Mother’s Day. My daughter made me my toast breakfast, a coffee, and set it all up with the kids’ homemade cards. I love that part!!! I also finally joined the 21st century and received an iPad from my husband. I still have … More Mommy Memories
My younger sister got some rough news yesterday… her first baby is already measuring 9lbs 6oz. That is a decent sized baby, I will grant, but the craziest part for me is my sister is just barely 5 feet tall. It’s her first baby and she was so hoping to have it ‘natural’ and have … More Big babies!