Five Minute Friday: Brave

Today is Friday, which means that the community at Lisa-Jo’s place (AKA The Gypsy Mama) are gathering together for Five Minutes on Brave. The idea is to embrace spontaneity, and dump your words on the page. Kind of like how my kids dump all their stuff by the front door after they get home from…

Not because you told me to

Mrs. Piggle Wiggle always knew what to do. Parents would come to her, looking for a cure for their “thought-you-saiders” and “slow-eater-tiny-bite-takers.” At the end of each chapter the child was cured. It was like a literary sitcom. Recently I feel like I’ve contracted one of the ailments from the book, I am an Answer-Backer….

Beginning Again as a Stay-at-Home Mom

This is a new beginning for us. I quit my job this week so that I can stay home full-time with our 3 kids. Hopefully this will lead to more quality time with them, a cleaner house and a little less stress. We shall see…