Youngest, Horse Rider, Horse Lover, Animal Lover, Wise, Old Soul, Funny.
In life we strive to give our children a better life/opportunities than what we had. Sometimes in doing so we dig ourselves an awesome hole!!! I would like to introduce you to the hole that we have fondly fallen into, and aren’t crawling out of any time soon. We are the proud Parents of an […]
My blogger friend Skipah’s Realm invited me to a 5 day challenge to join the Five Photos, Five Stories Challenge: “Post a photo each day for five consecutive days and attach a story to the photo. It can be fiction or non-fiction, a poem or a short paragraph and each day nominate another blogger for […]
We are right there, we have run all school year long and we are nearing the finish line, AGAIN!!!! For me this time of year is the hurry up and yet slow down. I want it to hurry and be the last day of school, and then put the brakes on and slow way down […]
I recently read a post from a Mommy Blogger of a three to four year old daughter, that had taken offense to the comments generated on a Viral Video. The video was of the Mother who has six sons and cut into a cake, to discover the gender of her unborn child. The cake represented […]
I am directing this letter to my middle schooler, I know she reads this blog… She has it saved on her laptop, she also asked me the other day how to read the full post 🙂 She is half way through the first year of “Middle School” ~ Surviving Middle School is my way of telling […]
Good Friday morning to all of you. I have been taking time each week to appreciate the moment, the time passing, life in general. I try NOT to wish away an hour, or a day even if it is not what I want to do at that moment. We only get so many Saturdays or […]
Every week Mrs. AOK a Work in Progress hosts a link up party for us to express what we are thankful for. It can big, as big as the birth of a child or as small as the 10 minutes of peace a quiet that are afforded you in the morning with your cup of […]
The art of annoying your teenager comes to you from years of living with the human that calls you “Mum” amongst other names. People of younger heathens have been known to ask “How do you do it?” Well, it sneaks up on you. One day you are the parent of a really cool 8, 9, […]
Wishing all a Very Merry Christmas!!!
I hope that everyone has an amazing evening tonight, spending time with family, friends, significant others, family pets, neighbors…. I hope you all love, laugh, and enjoy tonight and have an Amazing Christmas Day!!!! It is a day to say Thank you, love and just be with ones family and people […]
Ever wonder where you lost the ability to hold a conversation with your kid?
I am passing along what I have learned from having a 17 and 12 y/o so far with regards to conversing with a teenager. Seriously there was a point where #1 Traveling Companion and I thought “How to Keep The Conversation Going?” […]