What Motherhood Has Taught Me….

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



Has general human decency and accountability vanished?

Recently my car was damaged in a parking lot by someone who happened to be walking by holding a piece of sporting equipment that scrapped down the back quarter panel on my driver’s side. I happened to be sitting in... Continue Reading →

I want to quit my family when…

Some days I just want to wave the white flag, throw my hands up in the air and concede defeat.  Other days I want to run far far away and never EVER come back.  Being a mother and wife is... Continue Reading →

Got Some Old Baby Items? Helpful Hints I’ve Learned as a Mom…

 Old burp cloths and baby washcloths make great dusting cloths and great rags. Hooded baby towels make great hair towels for you.  When you get out of the shower, just put the pocketed corner over your head and wrap up... Continue Reading →

The Common Thread….

I read a post this morning off of the "Mommy Doesn't Lie" blog and it really resonated with me as a mom (I encourage you to read the post).  In this blog, the mom referred to herself as a broken... Continue Reading →

Mom Olympic Events I Would Love to See….From a Mother’s Perspective

I have thoroughly enjoyed watching many of the Summer Olympic events on TV.  The talent and athleticism of each of the athletes is incredible; and I applaud all the hardworking men and women who have trained for years just for... Continue Reading →

Time out – Mommy’s sick

   When you're sick with any ailment, a headache, the common cold, the flu - etc... all you want to do is to curl up in your bed and rest - uninterrupted for an undisclosed amount of time up until... Continue Reading →

Questions I ponder as both a wife and mom – part 2

1.  Why is nothing I do ever important enough to not be interrupted, but when I am summoned by anyone in my family I'm supposed to drop whatever it is I'm doing and rush to their side for immediate assistance?  2.... Continue Reading →

Oh the dreaded school project….

Well its that time of year....the time of the year that every mom dreads - yes you guessed it, it's school project time.  This year's project, my son needs to collect three leaves in five select categories.   Each category... 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 →

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