Getting Hitched

The object of my affection had put it off for as long as he could, stalling the way men do when on the verge of making a big commitment. But when our oldest announced that he was moving to the east coast for grad school, my man knew he couldn't put it off any longer. He had to Read on......more

Lowell Is One, And Life Is Good For The 3rd-Born

In many ways, I think life is better for our 3rd-born than the other two. We are more confident parents, he has siblings to play with, he got to eat cake for the first time at 6 months old. So I won’t beat myself up over his first birthday sneaking up on me ....more

Hip Hop Week: History

I didn't know Hip Hop until I was a sophomore in high school. I mean, I had heard rap before, but I didn't understand that the whole thing was a culture--including dance, art, poetry and music. But that all changed when Scott's family moved into our neighborhood from San Diego.Scott was my age, drove a motorcycle and graduated from high school early ....more

Is Instagram the Modern Mother’s Little Helper?

​There is a lot to thank social media for when it comes to the raising of children; the support, the information, the near constant photography. I’ll freely admit it: I’m thankful for the advent of apps like Instagram: For a mama like me, it’s a total game changer when it comes to housework. When I was young, if we wanted to share the moment that our babies took their first faltering steps across the lounge floor, we had to stick our heads out of the front door and shout at Peggy across the road to stop hanging out her washing and come see....more

boys' room before and after

The white paint struck again! :) We loved it so much in our family closet that we went for it upstairs this time!The boys' room had this basketball floor since we moved in. They loved it, but it had seen better days: Here's what the room looked like 4+ years ago when we moved in, actually...it was slightly better than this year: And then- the...more

Dallas Trip

We left on a Wednesday morning and made a stop in Huntsville to visit the Sam Houston Statue. ...more

A while.

It's been a while hasn't it? While I've been away, I have been writing down every day moments for my daily thankfuls....more

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