I’m sitting in front of my computer, the kids have both been put down for naps. Staggered unfortunately so that the moment I would become comfortable to nap one of them would rise.
I’m sitting here cause I don’t know where else to sit, I feel adrift and empty. Television is just noise, internet is [...]
Families comes in all shapes and sizes. Rarely do you get to choose your family your born with and sometimes you make a family out of those around you. When you start a family it is a whole other story, cause it is up to you to determine how your family works.
The determination you [...]
The holidays are bitter sweet for Kellie and I. On the one hand we enjoy the traditional gathering of those we care about and love, but we still have deal with stresses that also crop up. Whether it’s familial drama, wishing lost loved ones were with us, or just the odd old holiday memory that [...]
You live life one day at a time, and then you come to a decision. You make a decision based on all of the information you have at the time, all the feelings, all the past experience, you consider it with these bits of information and you make a choice. What you can’t do is [...]
“A day without laughter is a day wasted. ” – Charlie Chaplin
I love this picture of us… Sometimes it’s hard to have a quiet moment and enjoy it because Ripley is a whirling dervish. My husband snapped it while Liam and I were having a quiet moment before heading off to bed. Love this little boy so much! Ripley and Liam are my whole wide world!
There are some days I’m sure that both my husband and I must feel like we’re in a time warp. It was literally just the end of December, we welcomed our son to the world and then BOOM! Hello, month of March… thanks for sneaking up on us. January and February were a complete blur [...]
Our house is alive with busy feet and squealing laughter, the family has arrived this week and settled in for the holidays. Ripley has been thrilled and is keeping everyone quite entertained and of course on our toes!
Over time how I view the holidays has changed greatly. As a child it was the usual [...]
And she didn’t even cry! This Santa was also a pretty nice guy and definitely legit looking so we were impressed!
Hanging with Santa at the Arbor Place Mall