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family clean up day

A couple weeks ago, it was warm enough to start some projects that have been put on hold over the winter.  Izzy’s working as a working student for her horse trainer on the weekends.  169 more words

Horses

Finding Spot

On January 15th just a few days after we officially became Dannie Rae’s Mama and Baba we had the opportunity to go visit her orphanage.  It was something that I was a little uneasy about for her sake.   438 more words

Adoption

A Work in Progress

It has taken me sometime to get to this point, I crave creativity, I want to fuel my body, and I want to set an example for my little girls. 138 more words

Fit

avoiding the frump

I took a shower and blow-dried my hair today.

This shouldn’t be a noteworthy achievement, really, but it does signify one more step away from… 843 more words

Motherhood

Pee on My Socks

Each morning before I go to work, I take a shower, get dressed, and get Joey ready for his bath. I realize that this order of operations doesn’t seem to make sense, but it does. 185 more words

Motherhood

Why I Think We SHOULD Teach Cursive in Schools

Recently, during one of our many random conversations, I mentioned to hubby how disappointed I was that cursive is no longer being taught in schools.  He expressed disbelief, but I could recall a controversy about the cursive thing (or lack thereof) a couple years ago.   336 more words

Moms

What's Going On? 

Do you ever feel defeated, deflated and just dead tired? That is me today. The world has gotten to me. The future is foggy and I want to make the best decision for my family and my children, but I feel myself shutting down. 232 more words

Working Moms