Mama Penguin

“I don’t know how you do it.” “You are so strong.” “It’s inspirational, the way you keep going. If it were me, I would have given up a long time ago.” These are things that I often hear. Strong? I don’t know about that. I try not to drown in sorrow. I try not to be negative. I try, with all of my might, to be hopeful and positive. But these are choices I make every single day. It doesn’t just come naturally for me, in spite of the impression you may have gotten. I do the only thing I can do that is within my control. I keep going. I enjoy life....more

Donate Baby Blankets to the Sweet Pea Project

Last week I returned home from the local beauty school getting my nasty roots taken of.  My husband said to me as soon as I breezed through the door, flipping my new, luxurious do, "I brought something home for you that I thought you might be interested in.  You should read it.  It's in the kitchen."  Hmm, "What could this be about?" was what I was thinking.   The flyer on the table read:...more
Is it acceptable to donate crocheted blankets? If so where should we send them to you?more