There is nothing like after the holidays. Finally the hustle and bustle of shopping, spending, decorating, and baking is over and life can return back to normal, except there is a mess everywhere you look. You go through the amazing gifts you received and are reminded how blessed you are but now you have to find … Continue reading Christmas Hangover!
Everyone has those days. You know, the one where you are on the verge of exploding. Anxiety, sadness, anger, and hurt all bubbling near the surface. Sometimes you don't even know it but the craving to have a good cry is pulling at you. A good cry can be listening to a certain song, reading … Continue reading Sometimes you just have to cry.
In this time of spending and excess, it is always wonderful to remember those that are in need. One of the most powerful gifts you can give is to those less fortunate. There are so many ways that you can help others. Whether you are not sure what to get someone or you have no one … Continue reading In the Spirit of Giving
As most of you know by now, I am obsessed with my dog! He is my best friend. I mean how can you not love this face... He sometimes stresses me out, but most of the time he makes me smile! So, recently he has started a new trend. He loves to play fetch but … Continue reading Monday mood lifter #3 -Frankie’s Balls
Christmas and the holiday time is crazy! I know I am not the only person that feel this way. With demands on your time being totally heightened and financial strain increased, here are a few tips that I use to help me through. Here are the tips: Cookies: I use as many short-cuts as I … Continue reading Checking off the List
Family is often a difficult thing for people. This is not different for me and my family. It can be a place of support or a place of conflict. A place of safety or that of worry. Often it can be all those things in one package. My family loves each other fiercely but can … Continue reading My family: The Good, The Bad, and The Ugly
So, the Hubs and I went out the other night to see a local cover band. They were great! However, being that I am always the DD, I can often get antsy to go home toward the midnight hour. Well, we hit observational jackpot! This made the next two hours fly by and had our little … Continue reading Monday Mood Lifter #2 or “When babes cry”