Thankful Day 13&14

Well…I got on to start writing yesterday and I honestly couldn’t think of the smell that I was thankful for ❤ I mean really, a smell?? OK so here goes….Day 13 a smell I am grateful for…the top of all my kids head!  Each and every one of the 6 of them.  The best smell […]

Family Divorce #thisis38

Yesterday my sister’s divorce was finalized.  Although, we had known it was in the works since January, I still had a really hard time.  Last week she let me know that it would in fact be final yesterday and that still didn’t really hit me. As soon as the text came through that it was […]

How can it be 8 years?

8 years ago yesterday I finished walking in my 1 and only Breast Cancer 3 day walk.  3 days of hanging with a couple of old friends and meeting new friends.  Giving my time, energy and money to support a cause that was much bigger than me. 8 years ago today, shit hit the fan.  […]

Podcast Debut

I had the opportunity to be a guest on a Podcast last night!  Well technically the podcast will air in a couple of weeks, but it was recorded last night. Ever since I knew that Podcasts were a thing, it has been a bit of a dream of mine to be on one.  I think […]

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 and […]

Kindness Challenge: Week 5 Reflection

I have been participating in the challenge for 5 weeks now.  I like to think that I am a pretty kind person and that I appreciate kindness shown by others.  However, when you are really looking for it, you can notice even more than you thought was there to begin with.  Here is Niki’s post […]