Monthly Archives: June 2012

No Kidding

I went in to update my BlogHer account and ended up signing up for the NaBloPoMo July challenge.  For those of you that don’t know what that means, it stands for National Blog Posting Month and you post everyday on your blog using the prompt of the month and the prompt for July is “kids”.  […]


I just realized today that most of the things my kids are interested in and most of the activities we have planned for the summer are artistic in nature.  I also realized that I have heavily influenced them in that direction.  My son likes to run around and play and just like any other boy […]


I think I’ve finally found my groove after almost a month.  I’ve been pacing myself and trying to enjoy these moments because they are really moving by at the speed of light! I’ve been able to stay on top of things around the house, going on two weeks straight of the downstairs not being in […]

Best Laid Plans

Today we were supposed to go to the park and play in the splash pad for a couple of hours in the morning before the heat became unbearable, then we were going to have a picnic, and then we were going to watch movie about a fish who turns into a real girl at the […]

Moving Right Along

I can’t believe one week of official summer vacation is already under our belt!  Things are moving right along.  We’ve been doing a good job at sticking to our summer calendar. . .I’m actually chronicling our summer through Instagram pictures and will have a book printed at the end of the summer.  You can follow […]


Happy Father’s Day to all the fathers around the world!  This morning we celebrated my husband with a hodgepodge of gifts and handmade cards.  He was in heaven.  He always says, “Oh, don’t get me anything being with y’all is enough.”  Yes, we’re from the South.  I think his sentiment is heartfelt but it’s also […]


Consistency is my constant goal. Oh, the irony. I’m trying to make sure I remain consistent with everything I commit myself to these days.  It is VERY challenging because some days I just want to throw in the towel.  But I know that’s not an option.  Sometimes I think how great it would be to […]