Monthly Archive for August, 2009

I am no Super Mom

Sometimes people ask me how I do everything. Ha! As if I do everything. I’m so incredibly far from being on top of it all, which anyone who knows me in real life would completely and totally vouch for. Case in point: My floor is vacuumed, but my dishwasher is full of clean dishes while […]

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Congratulations to Benita G., winner of the “Green To Grow” baby product giveaway! ♦     ♦     ♦     ♦     ♦     ♦     ♦     ♦     ♦     ♦     ♦     ♦     ♦     ♦     ♦     ♦     ♦     ♦     ♦     ♦ Have you entered my giveaway for a roomy Earth Baby […]

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This week I’m giving away a roomy diaper bag from Earth Baby, complete with changing mat and cute little bows on the sides. From the website: Baby Organic Goodness from Mother Earth! EARTH BABY ORGANICS is not just another organic baby care line. It is as special as your baby’s needs. We use our own […]

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My baby's first day of school

Here he is, my baby boy, on the very first day of his full-time school career this morning: Notice the happy smile on his face? Here he is getting on the bus: Notice the sweet, happy, blemish-free face my little Logan is sporting? This is Logan shortly after arriving home this afternoon: Hmmm, he appears […]

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Oh, my puffy eyes!

I was going to post something profound, witty and life-altering today, but I find myself barely able to function this evening, much less dole out gems of wisdom to the masses. You see, it’s sunflower season. Sunflowers are one of my top three favorite flowers. They’re majestic, stately, yet beautiful. I drive by a field […]

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First day of school!

So today was the kids’ first day back at school. All but Logan, who only had a 15 minute meeting with his teacher today. His first official day of kindergarten will be on Thursday. You can expect me to be a sobbing wreck that day. I will also be posting a picture of Logan getting […]

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10 Things I'm Happy About

Someone on my writer’s board is battling financial difficulties and health problems, so she started a post today on things she’s happy about in her life. I love it. Remembering the ways in which we’re blessed is so important to personal happiness and satisfaction. Here are mine, as of right now: 1.  All my children […]

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Happy news today!

First of all, I have to say “Happy Birthday” to my Cody, who turned 7 today. Secondly, I have to say “Welcome to the world!” to my brand new nephew, Rhylan, who was born to my sister and her husband this morning, on Cody’s birthday. The really odd thing about my son and nephew having […]

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Bumpaholics, anyone?

I know I mention my friend Meagan a lot, but she’s just so cool and inspiring. Not only is she the founder of Larger Families, a blog I write for occasionally, she also started a new blog recently called The Happiest Mom, which I have thoroughly enjoyed reading whenever it lands in my inbox. Her […]

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The Magic Glasses

Cody had a difficult time adjusting to kindergarten last year. He’s not a morning person at the best of times, but faced with a long bus ride and an even longer day away from his beloved home made him even more snarly come 6:50 a.m. Fortunately, he made a little discovery about a month after […]

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