What Works Wednesday: Love Between StepMom and BioMom

It has been a little while since I have written a post about Jess and I.  For those of you who don’t know Jess at Not The Average Mama is my kids Stepmom, other Mom as I like to call it.  No steps in this family! Anyway, it was a real rough go between Jess andContinue reading “What Works Wednesday: Love Between StepMom and BioMom”

What Works Wednesday????

OK Guys, it is really hard for me to keep coming up with Topics for this Theme. The idea behind this topic was to talk about what works for me?  What works in this blended family life.  What works for this woman who has a full time job, is a mom, a step-mom, a wife,Continue reading “What Works Wednesday????”

Making Time For Me in 9 Ways

Yesterday while we were driving home from our weekend trip up north, I started thinking about this post. What would I write about? How many things had I done for myself over the last week. The answer is so many things. Paul was out of town last week, which meant single mom duty. This alsoContinue reading “Making Time For Me in 9 Ways”

What Works For Me: When the Kids are at Their Other Homes

For just over 6 years now I have had to figure out how to best deal with life when my kids aren’t with me.  It used to be very, very hard for me.  When they aren’t with me, that means that I don’t have control.  Not having control isn’t something I am naturally comfortable with.Continue reading “What Works For Me: When the Kids are at Their Other Homes”

Our 6 children

My family, my husband and these kids are what it is all about! When people say that I don’t really have six kids, it really pisses me off.  Ignorance is bliss perhaps under this circumstance.  People who say that, aren’t capable of unders… Source: Our 6 children

What Do You Think About….Money?

Last month I put together this post Money…..get away…..or…..come here!!! A couple weeks after that happened Paul got pre-approved for a mortgage.  Then we were on the house hunt.  Then last Wednesday we had an offer accepted. Getting into this house is a dream and a financial relief of sorts.  Moving into our own house willContinue reading “What Do You Think About….Money?”

Moving Forward Pt. 2

Yesterday as part of my What Do You Think About…Moving Forward? I shared this image Well….then yesterday on my TimeHop I found this… Looks like we had been admiring each other from afar, without actually telling each other for years!!!  Great minds think a like.  3 years ago we thought the exact same thing was worth givingContinue reading “Moving Forward Pt. 2”

JUST ME AND THE KIDS (Guest post by Stephanie)

I was honored to do a Guest Post for Cordelia’s Mom.  Thank you for having me.  Also, thank you for allowing me to post about something that was important to me. I’m honored to present a new guest poster – Stephanie of Making Time For Me.  No, Stephanie’s not “new” – she has more followersContinue reading “JUST ME AND THE KIDS (Guest post by Stephanie)”