I used to play this song to my eldest daughter when she was in my tummy and soon after she was born. I read somewhere that they can hear in utero and that the same sounds they hear after they are born can be quite calming. I remember those sleepless nights as a new mother all too well. After she was born, I just had … Continue reading Parenting To Do List
THE END: The original title of this post was WANTED: Respect For Nurses! I kind of wrote this in reverse and I am actually beginning with the end. When I got to the very end of my post, I realized the topic was something totally different from when I started writing. I felt I needed to tag THE END at the beginning before you all start … Continue reading WANTED: RESPECT!
This post is anything but the title. Weighed down? My weight is not down, but it is weighing me down for sure! I have never been the skinny minnie, but I have also never found too much problem with my weight. I think I have always accepted myself and was satisfied with my weight. Did I think I could lose a few pounds? Well of … Continue reading WEIGHED DOWN
The kids are back to school and I find myself asking: What now? Most parents love when their kids go back to school, but I am really one of those parents who dread it. Maybe it’s because I really don’t have to worry about who will drop them off or pick them up after school. I dread the changes in my work schedule to accommodate … Continue reading I MISS YOU SUMMER!
Keeping a house clean without kids is hard. Keeping it clean when you have two kids is a big challenge and can be very stressful if you have my personality of wanting everything organized. I wake up everyday chanting “wooo-sah” and telling myself that the mess is OKAY! I DO NOT like clutter, stacks of papers, and toys scattered all over my floor. It is … Continue reading Spring Has Sprung Cleaning
I am the type of person who needs to make a list in order to remember to actually get things done. My calendar is very organized and if I forget to add a piece of information, it is very highly likely that I will forget that activity for the day. My iPhone’s Reminder App is one of my most used apps! I don’t know what … Continue reading Inspiration: Things To Do
So this picture was being passed around on the world wide web around the New Year. How fitting, right? I thought it was brilliant and so did my husband. It took me awhile to understand all the numbers in the chart! Basically, you deposit in increments of $1 for every week of the year, so 52 total deposits! The total you would save by the … Continue reading Money Challenge 2014