Everything that has ever brought me joy in life has been divisible by two.  Or more. I guess I should explain. I’ve been thinking about the things that bring me the greatest joy, and every single thing is “married” or linked to someone else. My children have brought more joy into my life than anything […]

Wordful Wednesday-{Scary Mommy Guest Post}

Wordful Wednesday is like Wordless Wednesday, only WITH words. It’s for those of us that can’t contain the chatter, but in a good way. {Please give Jill, my good friend and not-so-scary-mommy a HEARTy welcome.  I’m so excited she’s here!} As a mother to three young children, I spend a great deal of time trying […]

Elmer’s “Bag It Forward” for REAL and Virtually

Collective Bias and Elmer’s (as in Elmer’s glue) have joined forces in order to help families in need as the next school year approaches and I couldn’t be happier to be involved in the movement. “Bag It Forward” provided my family with the opportunity to help another family collect school supplies for their children, and […]

Babysitting and Telephone Etiquette

My daughters just finished a really wonderful babysitting “unit” in their  Achievement Days group. The unit was called “The Babysitters Club” and the girls spent a handful of hours learning about babysitting, discussing scenarios that may occur during babysitting; how to deal with them, and then they got to put their knowledge to the test.  […]

Wordful Wednesday-{My Path}

*Wordful Wednesday is for those of us that like to showcase a photo(s) but that just can’t seem keep our mouths shut about it (them). If you’d like to play along, post a photo {or more if you are so inclined} on your blog, and let the words roll. Make me a happy camper by […]