When I lost my maternal grandmother, I blogged about finding my new normal. What I didn’t mention then was that my paternal grandmother was a big part of that. She was that link to her generation. I even remember her saying to me, on the porch during my Nana’s celebration of life, “I’m the last... Continue Reading →
I asked on social media if you’d be interested in a post about our homeschool journey. A few people responded saying YES they’d want it. If this helps even one person… let’s do it!
Sometimes, hanging onto our memories of a time when someone thought about us, even a little, is the best we can do.
Holiday Traditions We have a LOT of those around this family. Here's a few: Christmas Jammies-Each member of the family opens ONE package before going to bed on Christmas Eve. It's ALWAYS Christmas Pajamas.Christmas Eve Game Night-Each Christmas Eve we have a BIG get together. Everyone brings a dish to share so there's plenty of... Continue Reading →
A memory or story? Well I tell those all the time! Let's see if I can come up with one that I've never written about on here before. San Diego My husband and I took my kids on an amazing vacation to San Diego in 2014. We had plans to stay in a nice hotel,... Continue Reading →
5 Blessings in my Life (in no particular order): Family I was blessed to be born into an amazing family. We are all close (in hearts although not in distance). We have a huge network of cousins, second cousins, Aunts, Uncles, etc. I was also lucky enough to marry into an amazing family that truly... Continue Reading →
Let's do a poem for something I feel strongly about. My children. The day you were born changed everything and probably not in the way you think. Before you, I was serious, never emotional, and too busy being busy to stop and enjoy life. You gave me the time to slow things down, breathe,... Continue Reading →