Simple Blessings

I’ve had a terrific weekend. I had a rough week while Brent was out of town on business and it left me in a terrible mood even after he returned home. Listening to wonderful words of spiritual enlightenment at a … Read more

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Sweet

Today a mechanic referred to me as “Sweetie.”  The feminist in my mind was instantly defensive.  (in my best girl-from-the-hood accent) “BOYYY, who you think you is calling me sweetie?”  And just as quickly the vain girl with the impending … Read more

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Time Flies

Everyone said that I would find things to do with my time once the kids were in school.  I was sceptical but I was proven wrong. I need more time!  How is that possible? After dropping the littles off at … Read more

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Distractions

Everyone says that I’ll get used to being all alone during the day while the kids are at school. I know they’re right but I’m going to be proactive this first week. I don’t want to break down and spend … Read more

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It Happened

They say this is their rock star look. They all have guitars on their shirts. They left! All of this anticipation and woe and they just left. Walked off.  Happy as all get out to head off to school.  I’m … Read more

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The Other Man

I had a super cute guy ask me out on a date. Joey was a very fun guy to go out on the town with. He chose to take me bowling. We had a yummy dinner at the bowling alley. … Read more

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The End is Near

Summer is wrapping up. We are two short weeks from the start of another school year. The end is nearing. I’ll have zero children at home during the day. They’ll all be off at school, learning and growing. I’m starting … Read more

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