Following My Therapist's Suggestion . . .

Monday, January 3, 2011 Following My Therapist's Suggestion . ....more

I Know This Much Is True

On the heels of a New Year with resolutions are flying across the room so fast it's hard not to get hit by them or perhaps if you are like me you may be declaring "I'm not doing any resolutions, I am just going to live a better life all-around" when in all reality, my resolutions are rolling around in my head like coins in a glass jar. So here I go: Be a more patient Mom  Be a more patient Wife Be a more patient Daughter, Sister and Friend  Become a faster more efficient runner  Be true to myself, and to those aro...more

Every Moment is a New Moment For Mom . . .

Sunday, January 2, 2011 Every Moment is a New Moment For Mom . ....more

My Rights as a Mom

Rights are found everywhere; human rights, civil rights, animal rights, child rights, patient rights, criminal rights... but what about Mommy Rights? I actually googled 'Mom rights' before starting this article (see, I do research for my blog), and the only thing that really came up were rights that single moms had. There are 'parental rights' out there, but they are more for making sure the kids are taken care of and what happens if they aren't....more

from the belly: my child dances on tables

 my child dances on tables. with toe tapping, heart melting, jazz hands to boot.and it's the cutest thing i've ever seen.the dad and i thought this would be ourfirst chance at discipline ::said with a brave voice and a raised fist::but really it's become a highlight of our day.we sit back on tired hineys and watch our little creation dance to his heart's content. well, we try not to watch see, not making eye contact is the only form of discipline we use for this misbehavior....more

What is Alzheimer's Disease . . .

What is Alzheimer's Disease . ....more

A New Beginning . . .

Tuesday, December 7, 2010 The Beginning . ....more

Keeping the Tradition Alive know, I know...what would Christmas be without dozens and dozens of homemade cookies? Or batch after batch of Chex mix? And, what about that beef stick in BBQ sauce or your special chocolate cake?...more

Sample Sizes Ah, 'tis the season! Treats abound everywhere. Food is the hallmark of celebrating the holidays, and it seems to be everywhere! Even this supermom has to stop and admire fancy Christmas cookies, ponder a cup of peppermint hot chocolate, and seriously consider my own Cinnabon cinnamon roll with an extra side of dipping sauce! What makes these treats even more irrestistable is that so many are offered out as free samples to lure you in for more....more