Transformation

TransformationI can't believe that January is almost over... and I'm wearing flip flops.  {Ok, I CAN believe that I'm wearing flip flops but that's to be expected.} Over the last month... six weeks really... there has been so much turmoil and confusion and yes, transformation that I don't even know where to begin. This month has been a lot of transformation for me as we embark on a new year... New schedules, responsibilities, and obligations that both fill my heart and leave {keep reading}

Pssst.... February is around the corner...

Pssst.... February is around the corner...Which means another blogging challenge for those who wish to play along! The rules are extremely simple: Interpret the prompts in whatever way you feel like... there's no right or wrong here. Write if and when you feel like it. Share with us if and when you feel like it. Join the Axis of Ineptitude Facebook Group to follow along with others participating Have fun. That's all! The more the merrier so feel free to share, pin, tweet, stumble or whatever this post and encourage your friends to join {keep reading}

Strength

StrengthStrength is a funny thing... you think you are all out... and then something happens where the only choice is to be strong. At least for a while. And so you do... you just keep swimming... some days it feels like you are treading water and others you are performing magnificent swan dives into the crystal clear blue waters of the Mediterranean. Strength isn't about never breaking... it's about rebuilding after you've been broken... and refusing to allow that which broke {keep reading}

Teaching your child the art of a To Do List

Teaching your child the art of a To Do ListThe giant and I are embarking on a new adventure together. Up until recently, his dad was responsible for "all things school." That has changed... and it's a frustrating adventure for us both as I try to teach him the study skills that I was born with apparently. Yes... I'm a nerd. Me? I would gladly spend hours pouring myself into my books and learning the material. I'd still do that to this day if not for, you know, life... bills... R-E-S-P-O-N-S-I-B-I-L-I-T-I-E-S. Giant {keep reading}

Be Happy

Be HappySome days it's easier said than done. I know this. But if you were to ask me what I want more than anything... it is happiness. For me. For my kiddos. For my family. For my friends. Sometimes though, to get to the happy, you have to wade through the grey. And that kinda sucks. A lot. But ... in the wise words of Buddha {I did not verify this - it's quite possible he didn't say this at all so don't burst my {keep reading}

transformation

Transformation

I can't believe that January is almost over... and I'm wearing flip flops.  {Ok, I CAN believe that I'm wearing flip flops but that's to be expected.} Over the last month... six weeks really... there has been so much turmoil and confusion and yes, … [Read more...]

February Blogging Challenge

Pssst…. February is around the corner…

Which means another blogging challenge for those who wish to play along! The rules are extremely simple: Interpret the prompts in whatever way you feel like... there's no right or wrong here. Write if and when you feel like it. Share with us if … [Read more...]

strength

Strength

Strength is a funny thing... you think you are all out... and then something happens where the only choice is to be strong. At least for a while. And so you do... you just keep swimming... some days it feels like you are treading water and others you are … [Read more...]

Teaching your child the art of a To Do List

Teaching your child the art of a To Do List

The giant and I are embarking on a new adventure together. Up until recently, his dad was responsible for "all things school." That has changed... and it's a frustrating adventure for us both as I try to teach him the study skills that I was born with … [Read more...]

What do you want to be when you are older? Happy

Be Happy

Some days it's easier said than done. I know this. But if you were to ask me what I want more than anything... it is happiness. For me. For my kiddos. For my family. For my friends. Sometimes though, to get to the happy, you have to wade through the … [Read more...]