Round Two

I have spent most of the day yelling.  My kids are in that stage where all they do is tell on each other and fight. Maybe that's a bit of an exaggeration, but a vast majority of our day is just that. I try to be that calm mother. The one who doesn't raise her …

Love, Mom.

Happy Birthday, sweet boy.  I can remember this day, 7 years ago, like it was yesterday. That was the day everything changed.  I remember anticipating what I thought it would be like to see you for the first time. I was completely wrong about the whole thing.  The minute, no, the second, I laid my …

Stoplight

For the most part, I have been pretty blessed with Jaxsyn and Adelaide. They have both been very laid back, sweet, and just easy to take care of kids. Well these past few months have been months of pushing boundaries and discovering limits. As a busy mom who works from home, I don't always have …

Halloween’s Past

I can remember each one like it was yesterday. This is the first year Jaxsyn picked his costume. He's growing up too fast! My baby lion. My little owl. (He hated Halloween that year!) My scary dinosaur. Rock, Paper, Scissors...Shoot! S'mores.