i will no longer be a zoom zoom mom

Yesterday I took Henry and Clara to the park.  I had a client cancel on me at the last minute, so it was a treat that neither I or the children had expected.  But, man, we all needed it. As soon as we got out of the car and I put them on the swings, …

life lately….praise reports

I have so many praise reports and life updates to give – I don’t know where to start.  Some of you might have read that sentence and thought I was bragging about myself.  I was not.  To the contrary, a praise report isn’t really about your skill or your awesomeness.  All credit or praise is …

i am….

When life hands you lemons, make lemonade. Stop letting people who do so little for you, control so much of your mind, feelings and emotions. You can’t win ‘em all. Hater’s Gonna Hate! Don’t throw your pearls to pigs. Forget and forgive. I’ve heard these little sayings all week long.  I won’t go into details, …

you are loved

It’s Thursday.  Which used to be my least favorite day.  But somehow that changed and now it’s just like any other day. Except that this particular Thursday is Valentine’s Day. A day of love. I won’t tell you stories from the past, of how I used to steal my sister’s Valentine’s candy or how my …

calling in

I’m sick. I’m calling in sick today. Who exactly do you call when you’re a stay-at-home mama?  I’ve yet to get that person’s number.** All I know is that I’ve got a sore throat, some major snot issues and a head that feels like it’s been stuffed with a bazillion angry midgets. (That wasn’t a …