5 Things I Forgot About Motherhood

My babies will be 23 years old this year and even though my husband and I raised 5 children there are some things about motherhood that I had forgotten.Maybe I forgot because I didn’t want to remember them. Maybe I forgot because I’m older and I’m at the stage where I walk around looking for my glasses only to find them on my head. All I know is that recently when my daughter came over to visit me and brought her 2 year old and a 2 month old I soon realized there were a few things I had forgotten....more

NaBloPoMo - YIKES!!!

Today is the first day of NaBloPoMo - and I didn't realize it until I read someone else's blog post!It's 11:013 here, so technically it's still November 1. I'll do better tomorrow, I promise!A Swirl GirlTraveling through The Swirl World!...more


  HE FORGOT...BY GLORIA FAYE BROWN BATES/aka GRANNY GEEMama.... my mama.  My mother's smile was beautiful, especially when she bestowed it on... me.  In my mind's eye, I can see the light in her beautiful blue eyes, the way they lit up when she used to see me.  Her smile made me feel that she was always glad to see me.  I miss my mama....more