Never Too Young or Old

Yesterday I fell asleep at the computer, typing.  Why?  I was exhausted.  I spent the first half of the day with preschoolers.  I was reminded that Preschool is one of my favorite stages of childhood. Their imagination, their passion, their energy! (Clearly I was sorely reminded of my lack of energy.)

Within the few . . . → Read More: Never Too Young or Old


This month is Romance Awareness Month.  So, I thought I’d make you aware that today is our 17th wedding anniversary.  I think that is pretty romantic.

Also, on the theme of awareness – this is Admit You’re Happy Month.  It’s something we all want – to be happy.  And being happy, we’ve found, . . . → Read More: Awareness

Grab a Local

Happy National Smores Day!  Celebrate by making smores, however you might like them.  It’s also Lazy Day, which after a crazy week sounds like the perfect complement to smores day.

In my mind, this is the last week of summer. My eldest starts all day marching band camp Monday right up until school starts.  . . . → Read More: Grab a Local

Ant Farm

I’m fully aware that many moms let their children get a jar to collect an insect.  And the child often feeds the insect and gets to study it.

Since I am a bug-phobe I’ve always said they could observe outside but only outside.  The kids complain often.

“But Mom it’s just a praying . . . → Read More: Ant Farm