Category: Mom life

Sometimes I Feel Like You Don’t Love Me

I’ve been a mother for twenty-four years and in those years, never have I been awarded a degree of expertise, or a medal of honor, or anything like that, and rightfully so. It seems that even after all this time, I still have no idea…

How Nature Teaches Me to be a Better Parent

I cannot believe March is nearly over. The year is one-fourth of the way over. Time flies. I’ve not written here much because my life has been filled with other things and I’m over-the-moon excited about them. Mainly, I’ve been busy working in the…

Wanderlust…Again

You guys, the road is calling me and if I know him as well as I think I do, I’m pretty sure it’s calling my husband, too. While the sun is currently shining – and thank the Universe for that! – I’m so sick…

Kneading Dough & Needing Family

Over Christmas I talked with my oldest child, Mager (pronounced with a soft G, like Major, but think more French than military), who asked me if I still had my bread machine. “You used to always bake bread; banana bread, pumpkin bread, all kinds…

A Real Job?

This morning, as my husband was getting ready for work, I sat in the floor painting my toenails and I said to my daughter, “We have a lot of work to do this week to get ready for our trip to Vegas and I’m…