Growing up, I was always told I could be whatever I wanted to be. I never felt held back because I was a girl. Now, being into my 30s and seeing the world around me (outside of my very small town), I can see what a blessing that was. To have that support. To be […]
In one week I will be getting the girls out of bed. Making them breakfast. But, instead of our comfortable Summer ritual of snuggling in and watching cartoons, covering the table in glitter and gluey art projects, or splashing around in the water table, we will be packing up backpacks, putting on new clothes, and […]
I spent four years working for a non-profit. It was probably one of the most challenging jobs and I give those who continue to work in non-profits the utmost respect. There is always a need. Financial. Equipment. Office supplies. Vehicles. Materials. There was always something. And, in addition to trying to meet those needs, then you […]
The other night I sat the girls down for dinner. Like any other night, I was prepared for the battle. UGH! Do we have to eat this? Yes, you do. All of it? Yes. Buuuuutttt….
Last month I really didn’t get an opportunity to do a “Give Back” project with the girls. Or I should say that I didn’t make an opportunity to do a “Give Back” project. Honestly, I was a bit preoccupied with preparing for, having, and bringing home baby. But, it’s a new month, we’re slowly settling […]