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Artsy, Craftsy Fun…Who Me?!

Woohoo! This non-artsy, craftsy mom has spent the last day and a half doing projects with/ for my daughter and her class and I’ve loved it! Yesterday and today we were working on t-shirts painted with a seascape in her classroom. The Room Mom and I painted the stampers the kids chose, then they placed…

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Remember It’s MEMORIAL DAY!

Repost: I wrote this last year at this time, and I think it’s a reminder that needs to be stated again. What is Memorial Day really all about? Sure we enjoy a nice long weekend cooking out, playing in the water, and celebrating the start of our summer. And hopefully most of us stop for…

Adoptive Parenting- Some Serious Soul Searching

Adoption is eye opening! You have to look deep inside yourself and really think about your values and beliefs. You look at your partner’s morals and values in relation to your own, because you are making a lifetime commitment to God, and to a precious little baby. You have to think about what religious beliefs…

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We Are Worriers!

I was making a special Mom and Daughter Mother’s Day breakfast for my mom and sister and our girls yesterday, so I was up and at ‘em early. Bella seemed slightly disappointed that was up before her because she apparently had a plan to make a 3D pop-up book for me before I awoke. She…

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What Being a Mom Means to Me

I was the best six-year old mommy any baby doll could ask for! And why wouldn’t I be? I had the world’s greatest mom for an example; and a stepmom that was tops too! And I had awesome grandmas that must’ve been great moms. So yeah, I knew what it took to be a good mom to my Baby…