A Toddler Story

I've been blessed to be able to give birth 4 times!!! My oldest being 12, I would say I'm a "seasoned" mom. (I'm sure that will cause laughter from the moms with teen and adult children) I haven't had the opportunity to go through the teen years, which I'm sure are brutal. However, I've had … Continue reading A Toddler Story

Out with the toxic…in with the positive!

Over the past month I've been working on my goals. I've found that setting clear goals for myself keeps me productive and brings a certain amount of peace in my life. I've been focused on keeping the negative influences out and the positive in. This has caused me to change the way I do things … Continue reading Out with the toxic…in with the positive!

Boundaries….A bit of a Rant

I don't have a problem saying no. It's just hard saying no to the people that are really close to me, especially when I know they're in need. I don't know why I feel such a great responsibility for the ones around me, but I do. As a result of being somewhat of a people … Continue reading Boundaries….A bit of a Rant

Man Down!!! My toddler has been sick for days….BUT

Toddlers are annoying. Definitely my least favorite stage, with the peak being around 26 months.( That's 2 months after their second birthday for THOSE people) I would like to skip over that period all together. That's the potty training period. That's also the period when you have to explain to a 40 pound little person … Continue reading Man Down!!! My toddler has been sick for days….BUT

Subconscious Reality

I wrote this poem some months ago in the middle of a conversation I was having. I recently read it and immediately thought to trash it. I read it a few more times and started to remember the feelings I was having while writing this. By the fifth or sixth time reading it I thought … Continue reading Subconscious Reality

Old poetry and journals coming to YOU!!!!(Just a subtle FYI)

I've been going through poems I've written, short stories I've begun, and countless other writings I have. I'll be posting some work to the blog. I have to be honest, some may be good, some may not be "to your liking". But I promise to do my best to: 1) Check for spelling and grammatical … Continue reading Old poetry and journals coming to YOU!!!!(Just a subtle FYI)