Weight loss post script…

It has been awhile since I mentioned my weight loss efforts. I forgot to talk about it in my previous post. So far I am failing miserably. It’s not because of the Lean Shakes. I am sure that if I adhered to a stricter meal plan and exercised more I’d have better results. I’m fairly […]

You glow, boy!

Awhile back, I wrote a post here about how parents should “date” each of their kids. You know… Spend some one-on-one time with them engaged in an activity of their choosing. Although I have four kids, I want them each to feel special, and although I like our family dinner conversations I might not get […]

My book is FREE!!!

In celebration of my upcoming birthday, my book, Abusing His Grace, is available on Kindle for the price of… Wait for it… FREE!!!! GRATIS!!! ZERO DOLLARS AND ZERO CENTS! This promotion applies for the Kindle version only. Please visit https://www.amazon.com/Abusing-His-Grace-Stephanie-Gridley-ebook/dp/B07FYB3QDB/ref=mp_s_a_1_1?ie=UTF8&qid=1543117750&sr=8-1&pi=AC_SX236_SY340_FMwebp_QL65&keywords=abusing+his+grace If you read it, please be so kind as to leave an HONEST review. I plan to get heavily […]

In DESPARATE need of prayer…

…as I embark on a new journey. I am bigfat and I’m not about to accept it. Soleil is 4 months old now and an absolute joy (she’d be even more of a joy if she slept all night but at least she’s extra super cute and sweet and cuddly). Seeing as though it took […]


  Donald J. Trump has given me reason number 738402836454929874625368490 to be happy that it never occurred to me to vote for him to be the president of this country. He issued yet another tone-deaf tweet today in reference to the allegations made against Brett Kavanaugh, in short, questioning why the assault wasn’t reported by […]

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 […]