You were elected without even campaigning!

  As I believe I have said before, I had a hard time determining a career path because I wanted to do..everything. I wanted to be a teacher, then a doctor, then a nurse, an occupational therapist, a physical therapist, a nursing home administrator, a hospice program administrator… Good Lord. All of my many career […]

I am what I do, I do what I am

I am a spit-up cloth, a diaper-changer, a booger-wiper, a cook, a counselor, a rock’n’play, a toy finder, an organizer, a hairstylist, a teacher, a confidante, a builder of self-confidence, a Sunday school teacher, a bed to a fussy infant and jealous toddler, a dishwasher, a clothes launderer, a referee, a coach, a walking day […]

Missed the mark already!

So my goal was to start writing each Sunday beginning… Yesterday. Obviously I already missed the mark. I figured after both my babygirls fell asleep I would be able to give my blog my undivided attention. However, neither of them respected my plan 😊 Up until half an hour ago, I was nursing Soleil while […]

MAJOR changes: Fourth time mom, first time published author!

I apologize for my hiatus. It was much needed. Prayerfully I will continue to heal and get back on CONSISTENT track toward my writing and other goals. Heal from what, you ask? Well… Drumroll please… After a very tumultuous and stressful pregnancy, my fourth bundle of absolute joy, my third girl, Soleil, was born on […]

We’ll pay for failing our kids.

When I was fifteen, I was at an awkward stage, particularly in terms of my looks. Braces, glasses, acne, hair that was still sometimes a mystery… But I was pretty well-adjusted, especially considering how difficult it is to navigate a fledgling teenage identity. My daily routine throughout the week when school was in was the […]

The Myth of the “Family” Vacation

First of all… Happy Blessed New Year! May 2018 bring you anything you lacked in 2017. With that being said, here is a disclaimer, because while that sentiment sounds nice, we all know it doesn’t work like that. So… May 2018 bring you anything you lacked according to God’s will, and may you work toward […]