Category Archives: Misc

{pretty, happy, funny, real} Potatoes Edition

{pretty, happy, funny, real} This morning a few of us woke up with a sore throat. Ilana felt cold, so she and Sadie snuggled into her robe. Best friends and worst enemies (at times), these two. I made potato soup … Continue reading

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Cast Weg

Today Ruby got her “cast weg” removed. “See?’ It’s just like Daddy’s shop vac. It’s really too bad because her injury was quite the conversation opener for her. Everyone she encountered had to hear the story of how she got … Continue reading

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Saturday Snippets

How is your 21 Day Self Discipline Challenge going? Mine is going fairly well. I didn’t walk every day, but I did do my Smart Digestion stretches every day. I also kept my stove and desk clean and made a … Continue reading

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21 Day Discipline Kickoff

Tomorrow kicks off the first day of the 21 Day Self Discipline Challenge. If you haven’t already, pick up a copy of Crystal Paine’s book, 21 Days to a More Disciplined Life. Buy the ebook for only 4.99 – worth … Continue reading

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The 21 Day Self-Discipline Challenge

The giveaway for 21 Days to a More Disciplined Life is now over and the winner has been notified. If you weren’t her, you can buy the ebook for only 4.99 – worth every penny. (And it’s available on Amazon … Continue reading

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On Disciplining YOU

Disciplining our kids is a real challenge for us moms. We’re always questioning ourselves, trying to meet that balance between being effective without being harsh, adjusting for our individual children’s unique personalities and challenges. But what about US as adults? … Continue reading

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First Fire

As soon as the weather gets a tiny bit of crisp in the air, Julien starts asking if we can have a fire. In my gratitude journal I wrote: First fire of autumn Yesterday, while doing grammar with two of … Continue reading

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10/3/12

Several times a day, I look at my laptop longingly. I have many things running through my head and I’m a little anxious because I need to write. It’s just that there’s math to check and grammar to do and … Continue reading

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Smatterings

I have a lot of things I want to write about. I have 3 notebooks, each filled with notes and dozens of blog posts in the making. sigh. It’s more fun to sit around and do this all day. She … Continue reading

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40 Weeks

Today is my official due date. I’m 40 weeks pregnant. Unfortunately, babies can’t tell time. (Actually, my midwife says they CAN, we just don’t like their timing!) My countdown checklist is a little bare for this week, because I never … Continue reading

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