Listen. I have felt so bad about letting things go here on the blog. I mean, it is seriously neglected. Right now life is so crazy busy and full that I’m having a hard time posting and also, I feel like most of it will bore you to tears. But, if you are willing to… Read More things I’m into lately?
We have had the most eventful Halloween week in the history of all our Halloweens. Last week was such a whirlwind that I still feel hungover from all the sugar and events. On Thursday Rory had her first ever field trip! Now. Let me just say, they could seriously load those kiddos up and drive… Read More Halloween 2016
I feel the need to start off this blog post by saying…. I just absolutely adore going into bathrooms around the house every single day and finding a huge log of sh crap in the toilets. IT NEVER FAILS, PEOPLE. I just walked into the “powder room” downstairs and there it was. A log so… Read More just happy to be alive
Do you ever wonder, “what the heck was I thinking?!!!” Because it is currently 3:34 and my childrens are awake and acting like they have slept 20 straight hours thanks to my stupidity at dinner and allowing the smallest amount of caffeine ever. And of course, neither of them could have just nicely crawled into… Read More like a fog horn to my soul; a post brought to you at 3:34am
It has been a while since I did an overall life update here on the ol’ blog. It seems like any time I do it is to announce we are moving, ha! No worries, we are not moving! I have already let you know that Rory has done a turnaround at school and is doing… Read More life updates: diy haircuts, boyfriend dilemmas, and new jobs
Do you ever wonder how we became so cookie cutter? Lately in my struggle to fight for Rory, I have found myself desperately wanting to put her in a box of “this is how it is going to go”. Me, the person who prays so hard to never have her put into a box…. I’m… Read More the fight just isn’t cookie cutter
So yesterday I got Ryder from school and she tells me this elaborate story about how a squirrel jumped on her back. Considering the fact that the day before she told me that Miss Janice wasn’t there at school and they just did school alone and Ryder taught the class all day, I felt this… Read More the squirrel went to church….
The funny thing about traumatic events in your life is that sometimes the years go by and you feel numb to it, and then some years you can’t escape going down the rabbit hole and having some serious meltdowns. This year, meltdowns. You see, this is the first year I’ve had the facebook “on this… Read More Ryder’s 4th Heart-iversary
This past weekend Andy’s parents came in town and we took the opportunity to get away. We realized we hadn’t had a weekend away since last November! Crazy! We couldn’t decide where to go at first, but knew we needed to be close since we were only going overnight. We have been to Gatlinburg so… Read More the little weekend getaway
Y’all, this has been A WEEK. I haven’t even blogged because I kept writing this beautiful blog in my head and well, the ending hasn’t quite happened beautifully yet. The truth is, we have had a hard week. Rory has a lot to learn about self control and not needing to get vengeance in every… Read More Fixer Friday? : Simple fixes and Kindergarten woes