• Parenting
  • Time for Cookies

    That’s my girl. This afternoon, she decided she wanted to make cookies. But, she didn’t want any help. So, she grabbed the iPad and looked up “No Bake Recipes.” She landed at Shugary Sweets’ “Nutella No Bake Cookies.” Had you at Nutella right. Seriously, what is it about Nutella? Why is that stuff so yummy? […]

  • Faith
  • I don’t get much face time…

    Yesterday, I sat down to write a quick blog post after my Instagram and Twitter feeds received lots of feedback on a picture I had posted. I had taken a gift to my child’s parent/teacher conference, and my friends thought it was a great idea. It appeared blog worthy, and I wanted to share other […]

  • Family
  • I’d Like Another Please…

    Yesterday afternoon and evening was one of those that a mother dreams of. And, I’m being totally sincere here. It was one of those rare afternoons where apparently neither I nor my daughter were cranky or hormonal. We spoke to each other with respect and harmoniously accomplished a huge list of chores. I got a […]

  • Maggie
  • A Year of Drama

    Last summer, Maggie took a Drama Camp. It was just a week camp that culminated in a show at the end where every parent applauded proudly at their cute little thing up on the stage. Maggie was Thomas O’Malley the Alley Cat in Aristocats. She was adorable. And… she was bit by the bug. The […]

  • Maggie
  • Then and Now…4th Grade

    Every year, the last day of school brings great excitement and just a little sadness. Every year, I take a last day of school picture and then compare it to the first day of school picture. Every year, I am AMAZED at how my girl has grown. This year is no different. We’ve only got […]

  • Parenting
  • Valentine’s 2012

    These are the girl’s Valentine’s that she’ll be passing out next week. Valentine’s Day is next week right? Pretty sure that’s right. Anyway, I wanted to share it with you because I thought it was a fun idea. I went onto tinyprints.com to look at maybe doing a fun picture of the girl for her […]