Letting Daddy be a Daddy

Be good at being YOU! The title above is something that a friend said to me last week.  We were at a mother’s group (MOPS International) and I was talking about all of the chores that I can get done with children around and how my darling husband seems unable to multitask to accomplish the magnitude […]

Continue reading


Fall is in the air

It has finally cooled off here in Louisiana, falling into the 80’s rather than 90’s or 100’s.  That means it is time for gumbo, football, Halloween decorations, and lots of yard work.  My husband is cleaning out the garage as we speak.  I am currently cooking gumbo.  See the picture below.  YUM! We have also […]

Continue reading


The boys (Scouts) are back in town!

Hi all, school is back in full swing, which means that extracurricular activity enduring  participation is also back on! My oldest child is a cub scout and our first camping trip is next weekend.  I have been packing for weeks  After this, we will be camping roughly once a month throughout the year, so I […]

Continue reading


Foul in the pool!!!!

Oh dear! I came home from work this afternoon, and being the best mommy on the planet, decided to let the kids swim in the kiddie pool we purchased a couple of weeks ago. This is said pool. “It’ll be fun”, they said!  “You’ll be able to cook dinner in peace!”, I thought! The answer […]

Continue reading


Stressed? But WHY?

Today was the best day!  Work was amazing and then I had an amazing workout after that.  Then, when I went to pick up the kids….BOOM, my day imploded. Have you ever been stressed, but didn’t really have a reason for it?  I had a productive, easy, fun day.  Then I let in the stress.  Stress […]

Continue reading