Happy July 4th, Moms!


“You have to love a nation that celebrates its independence every July 4, not with a parade of guns, tanks, and soldiers who file by the White House in a show of strength and muscle, but with family picnics where kids throw Frisbees, the potato salad gets iffy, and the flies die from happiness. You may think you have overeaten, but it is patriotism.” ~Erma Bombeck Happy July 4th, Moms!

Happy Mother's Day!


Happy Mother’s Day! Today is Mother’s Day – that special day set aside as a national holiday in the US by President Woodrow Wilson in 1914. And I’m so glad he did! Between you and me….I love the pampering. Isn’t it amazing how after having children just being able to sleep in until 7 o’clock can feel luxurious? Our oldest daughter just ordered that I “do no work today!” Trust me there will be not rebuttals from this chair. While we all may be at different parenting stages as a mom, you are special just because you exist. After all,…

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Happy February:)


I love this month. We are well beyond the holidays, there’s a nice little holiday filled filled LOVE and Candy and maybe even Roses, and Spring is just around the corner. This is the month of hope and of looking forward and getting on with all our plans for the year now that we have spent some time reflecting on our accomplishments from last year (see last blog post!) Perhaps I am being too optimistic-maybe we will have more snow days and I will pull out some more hair (mine, not my child’s) but I am certainly hopeful for budding…

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Terrier Dog Found in Bellevue TN:)


Happy Wednesday on a rainy day…..just rescued a little terrier dog in Bellevue TN! A picture to follow! Maybe someone has lost their little friend and a reunion will occur soon! Have a perfectly imperfect day! Stay dry!

Have you EVER said this??


25 REASONS WHY I OWE MY MOTHER: (Happy Early Mother’s Day!) 1. My mother taught me TO APPRECIATE A JOB WELL DONE: “If you’re going to kill each other, do it outside. I just finished cleaning.” 2. My mother taught me RELIGION: “You better pray that will come out of the carpet.” 3. My mother taught me about TIME TRAVEL: “If you don’t straighten up, I’m going to knock you into the middle of next week!”� � 4. My mother taught me LOGIC: “Because I said so … that’s why.” 5. My mother taught me MORE LOGIC: ” If you…

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