October 20, 2017

When it rains, it pours……

Jul14

We decided to be spontaneous and go blueberry picking. Well, not quite so spontaneous…I had gone before with the little ones, but decided one of the beauties of multiple kids is the cheap labor. So train them well when they’re […]

Arouse the senses – BEAUTY

Jul12

In a garden, there is something magical about all the senses coming to life. I passionately pursue avenues to exhilarate our family’s senses, and gardening surely does that.I also experience a wide range of emotions during my daily outing in […]

Laugh out loud funny! It could have been you.

Jul10

My friend gave me a great laugh last night. This came from a going away party at an insurance office. Make sure you read the little story underneath because you probably won’t get it on the first go around. Ah, […]

Character Counts…doesn’t it?

Jul8

Please tell me we still all believe that, don’t we? Yet the process of establishing a strong set of character qualities in our children can seem daunting and so overwhelming, especially when we are in the midst of the pandemonium […]

The Balancing Beautician…a big reveal!

Jul7

By taking the title of both barber and beautician, we have saved $1000s in our desire for debt free living. Yes, mishaps happen, but that is why I started when my boys were 2, and they had no concerns. Now, […]

The Terrible Teens? I beg to differ….

Jul5

One of the things that I passionately try to address when I speak to womens’ groups are the labels we hypothetically predetermine…”the terrible two’s” (especially at Mops) , or “just wait till they’re teenagers”, etc. I have some definite feelings […]