Where Is The Animal Love?

Why in the world do people get pets when they do not have the time to take care of them properly? Recently on our local buy/sell page on Facebook a lot of people seem to be wanting to sell or get rid of their pets because they just don’t have the time for them.  I…

Week Eleven of Project Happy

This was a pretty great week! To start off we enjoyed a family walk together.  The weather has been so nice and warm that the snow had started melting and there were puddles in the street.  Little Man discovered a puddle and did some stomping.  It was too adorable. Big Boy had been asking my…

Who Do You Think You Are… Who Am I?

I love the television show “Who Do You Think You Are.” Last night I watched the latest episode which chronicled Reba McEntire’s journey into her past.  With help from historians and genealogists Reba was able to trace her family all the way back to the 1600s!  At one point she found out that her four…

I Don’t Even Know My Own Mind

No truer words have been spoken than this line… I don’t even know my own mind. And it came out of my 6 year old’s mouth at the dinner table the other night. I forget what we were talking about but Big Boy got onto a subject and was pretty worked up about it.  His…

Week Ten of Project Happy

Happiness is… … how excited and what a show off my Little Man was when one of his friend’s was over. … both sons snuggling while playing with my iPod Touch. … Little Man running his fingers through Big Boy’s hair. … Big Boy counting down the days to March break. … Little Man giving…

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11 Random Facts About Me

My friend Serena over at Bewildered Bug tagged me in this challenge. Here are the rules… 1) Post these rules. 2) You must post 11 random things about yourself by answering the questions set for you in the post you were tagged in. 3) Create 11 new questions for the people you tag to answer. 4)…

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Taking Care of You (And Me!)

Put yourself FIRST and take care of YOU! This is tough for anyone to do.  Especially when you are so busy taking care of others.  Like us overworked, exhausted parents.  But to help crawl back into that seemingly unreachable place called “sanity,” I think it is time for me to start taking better care of…

Week Nine of Project Happy: An Inspirational Quote

One day I logged into my Facebook account and saw that I had a new message. Getting any messages on Facebook always excites me. But this one brought tears (and a wee bit of happiness). Hi Brandy, One of M’s teachers wrote me a note with a quote in it & I wanted to share…

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Wordless Wednesday: New Storage Ideas for Kitchen Utensils

Up on this week’s Wordless Wednesday… Are you looking for new storage ideas for your kitchen utensils? Well, look no further. Here are a few places my 2 year old son found that worked quite well! Why don’t you try between the couch cushions? Pretty handy if you ask me. And if you are out…