Long Time #thisis38

I realized yesterday that I haven’t posted in awhile. It’s not because I have nothing to say, it’s because life is going to swimmingly that I just haven’t. Since the kids got back to school, I’ve been back to work. Professional grocery shopping that it #shiptlife. I’m earning a living for my family while being […]

Co-Parenting #Thisis38

My Timehop this morning is the inspiration for this post. Maybe what we decided to do on this day 8 years ago was setting us on the right path!  The path of respectful co-parenting.  Co-parenting done right.  The kind of co-parenting where we get compliments and kudos all the time. Maybe this, this right here […]

Charisma

The theme of my Yoga practice this morning was Charisma. The first thing that Adriene said this morning was that we were getting down to “Brass Tacks” which means to get down to the basics or the essentials. Adriene wanted to take us back to what it felt like to be a child.  To remember […]

Snow Day

We have a snow day here in Livonia MI.  Quite a few inches of snow fell on the ground throughout the day yesterday.  So much that schools were released early and even my place of business closed for staff at 2pm. I was supposed to be working from home anyway today, so for me it […]

Thankful Thursday 3/16

I am going to focus on one thing for Thankful Thursday and that is my dinner last night. Last night my son James had a fundraiser for his class camping trip.  The fundraiser was at a restaurant and the restaurant was going to be donating a portion of the bill to the school. Well, the […]

Making Time For Me 3/13

OOOOOOH, it has been a GREAT 10 days. Sorry for not posting, the only posts I had were my scheduled Teenage Spotlights on Saturday, other than that I have been taking a break. For those of you who don’t know, my husband and I closed on our first home Thursday, March 2nd.  We have been […]

Thankful Thursday: 2/16

While I was at the gym this morning I started thinking about what I am Thankful for this week!!  I came up with a myriad of things and realized how very lucky I am.  Then that also became something to be thankful for ! How Lucky I Am My in-laws.  On Sunday Paul and I […]

Step One of Dealing With a Toddler — Never Trust a Jellyfish

Dealing with a toddler can be an overwhelming experience, whether you’re a first time mom like me or an experienced child wrangler. So tips on how to deal with said toddler are always welcome, or at least that’s how I feel. So here’s my unsolicited tip of the day for all the besieged toddler-parents out […] […]

All the kids/grandkids

This is a picture of my family!!!  It was taken yesterday at my nephew’s first birthday party.  From left to right.  In the back row our niece Morgan, brother-in-law Chad, me, Paul, our daughter Jordan, our son Isaiah and my Dad. Front row my sister Dawn, our sons Elijah, Noah and James, our daughter Sienna, my Mom […]