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A Child’s Prayer

I love listening to my children’s prayers.  If only God would answer this one before my kiddos are all out of school for the summer.

Dax (age 7): Dear Heavenly Father, please help my brothers and sisters to be nice…because yesterday I also asked you to help them be nice…and…that didn’t work out so well.

Grumpy Grateful Mom Goal of the Day: Appreciating my minions.


Feeling much too lazy to write an actual blog post this week, is still rollin' along. Grumpy Grateful Mom Goal of the Day:  Buying more cheerios, seriously. … [Continue reading]

Motherhood Methods

Some days I feel a bit lacking in my motherly ways.  Thankfully, my 3 year old (Rose) steps in when needed.   For instance--this week: My 16 month old (Hen) is obsessed with the mysteries of our … [Continue reading]

My Permanent Gift

My (now 7 year old) Dax is a gift to our family.  He has high functioning autism and is a unique combination of loving angel/mischievous leprechaun. Until Dax was about 4 1/2, he usually couldn't … [Continue reading]

Family Essence

Soooo, on Sunday morning, when you have to yell, "We're taking some family pictures no matter what!  Everyone!  Outside--NOW!" That may not be conducive to the ideal photo shoot.   Though, on the … [Continue reading]


I have created a small army of bandits.  Snack bandits that is.  You know you've done something wrong when a brand new box of about 70 fruit snacks is empty in 2 days!  We had to take drastic … [Continue reading]

Happy Hunting

After an awesome car sick incident (3 year old) Rose got cleaned up and scored 8 eggs in the big Easter hunt.   The event was a bit lacking; so many kids without any eggs!  I politely persuaded my … [Continue reading]


I recently took my (then 6 year old) Dax to see a dentist.  He is my kid with few inhibitions; he'll say anything to anyone.  I walked him over to get his x-rays.  There was a bald lady assisting with … [Continue reading]

I Had No Idea

Amazing happenings at our house this week.  Some days I just have no idea what lies in store for me. First up, I had no idea my 15 month old (Hen) could stand on his bike handle bars and play the … [Continue reading]

None of Your Business

Last year Evie (10 years old) mentioned to me that her (12 year old) sister Dani told someone at school, "it's none of your business." The conversation: Me: Dani, why would you tell your friend, … [Continue reading]