Monthly Archives: October 2012


*peeks in* Anyone still here?  In a couple of weeks I will be celebrating my 10 year wedding anniversary.  So today I decided to share the story about how I met my husband. The year was 2000 although he swears it was 1999.  It was November of 2000 to be exact. It was one of […]

SS: Journey

I started this series to give myself a kick in the butt to determine if I wanted to keep blogging or to determine where I want to take this blog.  I think it was also to help me make some decisions regarding my current life journey. So………I’ve decided to just enjoy the ride and stop […]

SS: Secret

Every now and again I’ll get a compliment from someone I know (and some people I don’t know) about how well behaved my kids are or how cool it is that I’m staying at home or that they really like Love. Work. Repeat. I’ve even had people ask me how I keep it all together […]

SS: Time

I know I sound like a broken record and I’m wearing the hell out of the cliche’s about time but DUDE. . . . I swear the older I get, time flies by even faster!  And what do I do?  I try to cram even more stuff in to each day to try and “stay […]

SS: Amazed

Today is the first day of my Superwoman Syndrome series this week.  In case you don’t know, Superwoman Syndrome is a condition experienced by women who feel they have to work hard at multiple roles in their lives from wife, mother, worker, student, etc. I definitely feel like I suffer from Superwoman Syndrome and I […]


I have fallen off on my blogging.  I had a goal of posting at least three times per week.  I even created an editorial calendar and planned out my posts damn near through year end.  But lately I’ve been questioning my blogging journey.  I started Phenomenal Mama in 2006 to document my journey as a […]


I wouldn’t describe myself as a “foodie” but I do like good food and I have been known to cook a decent meal or two.  I haven’t done many recipes or cooking posts but this week I thought I’d share a few kid friendly meals that my kids love.  Up first, tostada’s, this was on […]