Z, I know you are only a year and a half old, but it’s time you learn to control your free spirit and quiet your inquisitive voice. Although beautiful traits and a fantastic sense of wonder that most would encourage you to have, these are […]
My 17 month old gets carsick. At first, I thought it was a fluke. Z got carsick for the first time while driving through windy, hilly, one-lane, mountain roads of North Carolina. I was having bouts of motion sickness as the driver, so I wasn’t […]
As you may have heard by now, a silver back endangered gorilla named Harambe was killed at the Cincinnati Zoo this past weekend when a 4 year old boy navigated through the safety barriers and fell into the enclosure.
And the mother of the boy, Michelle Gregg, is facing a barrage of hate and accusations of neglect in retaliation. There’s even a Change.org petition with more than 55,000 signatures (as of 11:25 p.m. ET 5/29) to hold her responsible in the death of Harambe and to have a child services investigation opened for the children in her care. (more…)
Spring home decoration – Flowers & bright colors
My favorite way to instantly brighten up the house is to place beautiful fresh flowers throughout my home. There’s something about a vase of flowers on a table next to the window that makes me want to open that window and let the natural light pour in.
You’re not a real single mom.
I am a single mom. I have never been married and my son’s father is not in the picture at all. I don’t receive child support and I do it all on my own. I bare all of the financial responsibility and am the sole provider for my family. I am a real single mom, at least that’s what I’m told.
I was recently mansplained how there are real single moms and then there are single moms who claim the title. Ya know the type of single mom I’m referring to? No, you don’t? That’s ok, because I didn’t either. (more…)
Last week I had the opportunity to be a part of a Master’s Panel for my local chapter of the Rising Tide Society. Business owners and aspiring entrepreneurs were presented with the option to choose 15 minute time slots with different “Masters”. My area of […]