Life is Short – But Kids Don’t Get It!

life is short

Life is short. There is no time for fussing and fighting my friend. Now how to get my kids to understand this – that is the million dollar answer. What is Your Secret to Stopping Fussing and Fighting?

2 Weeks of No School

2 weeks at home - 1 week until christmas

2 weeks of no school. Part of me is screaming with happiness. The other part, pulling my hair out. Hey, sorry – i’m just being honest here. The good news, is I’ll get plenty of sleep. All but 1 of our kids love to sleep – we’re talking 12 hours straight. The only one who doesn’t is our oldest and … Read More

5 Games My Toddler Has Played in the Toilet

5 games my toddler plays in the toilet

I have no idea what his fascination is with the toilet, but our toddler Izaiah is in L-O-V-E and I am D-I-S-G-U-S-T-E-D! Why? No matter what we do, he still finds his way to play in it . Here are 5 Games My Toddler Has Played in the Toilet: 1. Throw the iPod in the Toilet Yes, my oldest son’s … Read More

Perspective. A Blind Mother and How She Did It

Being a mom, blind

Somedays I feel like I just can’t do it. This whole parenting thing can be overwhelming. Then I read a piece like this and think – get up off your sorry butt and be thankful for what you have. And yet my motherhood wasn’t entirely typical because I have been blind since the age of twenty-six. Raising my two kids … Read More