Get off of Your Phone Park Mom!

mom on cellHey you, mom with the three kids running around at the park. Can you look up from your phone for just a moment to watch your little miracles or life enjoy themselves? Your youngest just jumped off of the bottom step of the play structure and is screaming at the top of her lungs “look what I can do mom,” for what seems like the hundredth time. Your middle has asked you twelve times if she looks “pretty” going down the slide and your oldest son is walking around kicking the dirt because “you didn’t invite any boys for him to play with!” Continue Reading...

Love After Kids

I was scanning Pinterest the other day and came across this saying that really rang true to me. I knew pretty soon after meeting my husband Pete that he was the one that I wanted to spend the rest of my life with. He made me laugh more than anyone else ever had, (except myself that is), and had (has) the most beautiful and loving eyes. I remember walking down the aisle in May of 2005 thinking that I loved this man more than I had ever loved anyone or anything, and couldn’t possibly love him more than that moment. Continue Reading...

A Few Reasons I Won’t Be Winning “Mom Of The Year”

You have to admit, nobody is the perfect parent. Sure we all want the best for our kids…yadda yadda yadda, but we also get annoyed, tired and down right upset with them too. I’m not saying that I am a horrible mother or anything, I just would like to point out that I *may* do a few things off of the list below. Unless you think it is wrong…then I don’t do any of them. Continue Reading...