Life, Parenting

Fall with Me

Well, it’s a Monday morning, the coffee is plentiful and the weather is gorgeous. My mood needs to catch up on it a bit, though. Even the idea of Pumpkin EVERYTHING isn’t really helping at this point. We just got home from the dentist where Mady stubbornly refused to open her mouth and after four… Continue reading Fall with Me

Family, Life

The Art of Optimism

A friend of mine told me the other day that she loves reading my blogs. She said some of them are very sad but I’m always optimistic. My response was that it was all in the words. Because honestly, an hour before she posted that to my wall, I was hunched over at the kitchen… Continue reading The Art of Optimism


Starting Over…Again.

There are so many sayings to help people ease into rough transitions. I’m sure there’s even a Pinterest page geared towards helping ease the anxieties and stress of an unexpected transition in your life. Oh, look at that...there sure is! If you type in “life unexpected turns” you get a plethora of quotes regarding true… Continue reading Starting Over…Again.