Family Life

First Name Basis

I grew up in small-town USA.  I moved to a military town with my husband.  Then, we uprooted ourselves and moved to even a smaller town.  We are talking tractors on the roads, people actually are friendly, I know my neighbors’ names and their dogs’ names, people at the grocery store know the twins’ names, […] Read more…

The Worst Part of Motherhood

Don’t get me wrong, I love being a mom more than life itself.  I waited a long time to be blessed with my two little bears.  But, the one thing I hate most about motherhood… THE LACK OF PRIVACY I can’t do anything in the bathroom without at least one kid and usually the dog […] Read more…

The Missing Princess

We had a missing princess at our house this week. We looked high.  We looked low.  We crawled around on our hands and knees looking for this doll that is smaller than the palm of my hand.  We tore the house apart.  No luck. Nana was called for clues.  “Where’s the princess?”  I asked.  She […] Read more…

First Post

I’ve always wanted to start a blog.  A couple times, I have started one and never really went back to it.  (Wait!  Don’t leave!)  I used to have a website way back when Geocities was still around… but, when they shut down I never did anything more. Which, brings me to this.  I have friends […] Read more…