Family Life

New York, New York – Never Again

I have always wanted to visit New York City. The glamour and craziness – it just seemed so cosmopolitan. I had grand plans to visit all the tourist sites, as well as the off-beaten path – little, independent book stores, markets… all the amazing places you see on television.

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Free Printable Planner Stickers: Mad Scientist

Free Printable Planner Stickers: Mad Scientist (ECV & HP) | Mini Van Dreams

This week’s free printable planner stickers make me smile.  I don’t know if it is the colors, the designs or the fact that it reminds me of doing science experiments in chemistry class.  But, they bring a smile to my face and I hope they make you happy too.  Grab your microscope and get to […]

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Unofficial and Somewhat Snarky Guide to Amicable Divorce

Unofficial and Somewhat Snarky Guide to Divorce | Mini Van Dreams

Earlier this year, Don and I decided we would be better parents and happier people if we were no longer married.  Don’t get me wrong – I will always love him for the two beautiful children we have and the memories we share.  However, I was unhappy and I believe he was to.  Our unhappiness […]

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Car Chases and Bread Sandwiches

Car Chases and Bread Sandwiches | Mini Van Dreams

Today, October 11, 2018, my daddy has been in heaven 14 years.  Fourteen years without his love and support when I needed it most.  Fourteen years without hearing, “Who loves ya baby cakes?” when he would see me.  Fourteen years without my daddy.  I was flipping through old posts trying to find a favorite about […]

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