What Motherhood Has Taught Me….

A mom shares lessons learned as she juggles her family and career….


September 2015

Silence when you have a toddler is just plain suspicious….

You would think that by my third child I would have learned that silence is a major red flag when you have a very active toddler in your household.  In fact, silence should strike fear in your heart and be... Continue Reading →

Back to school – finally…..

   Tomorrow is the first day of school for two of my three children and as always it brings about a plethora of mixed emotions for me as a mom.... First there is this weird sense of mourning which I... Continue Reading →

M.A.T.D – otherwise known as “Missing After The Dryer…”

Can someone please explain to me how you can put a pair of socks into the washing machine but by the time you are emptying out the clothes dryer one sock has inevitably gone missing?  There is nothing more frustrating... Continue Reading →

Starting my own feature….”The Ending is Yours…”

I would like to take a moment to moment to recognize Six Sometimes Stellar Storyteller (  Her Six Word Story Challenge prompted me to participate and then add my own twist - that of challenging others to finish out my... Continue Reading →

Ice cream for dinner….

   With my husband at work, the boys not with us this weekend, and my daughter fed an appropriate toddler dinner and put to bed; it was now time to figure out what I was going to eat.  I had... Continue Reading →

Heating up my coffee…again…and again…

   How many times can you heat up a cup of coffee?  Apparently in my household, for me, the answer is - a lot.  Just once I would like to make a fresh cup of coffee and actually finish it... Continue Reading →

Hormonal upheaval….

Remember that temper tantrum I didn't want to have the other day because I thought it would be frowned upon - well today I had it.  The last few days of whining and talking back coupled with the constant bickering... Continue Reading →

Sunshine Blogger Award

Thank you @ for sending some sunshine my way. It means a lot to know that the we can make meaningful connections with others through both our words and the commonalities in our lives - and in doing so... Continue Reading →

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