Renewing Mercies…A Little Each Day

Starting over from scratch…sorta

Happy 2016 Friends & Family!

January2

What an unexpected year we’ve had! Life just keeps bringing the unexpected and blessed moments amongst the hard and confusing ones.  How else could we balance life on earth with total reliance on God for every good and perfect thing? Read the rest of this entry »

Attitude Adjustment

November17

Moms of elementary school children, do you get papers home in the “Tuesday Folder” and then spend way to much time trying to figure out…what was that?  What class was that? And, if your child is still struggling to write anything legible…what does this even say? Read the rest of this entry »

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Mama Grizzly Bites The Principal

February19

I got a little pissy at Ava’s principal this morning…Here is my rant. I will of course edit it before I send the actual one, but this is my rough draft.  Names “adjusted” to protect the innocent and keep me from getting sued.

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I’m Only Doing What’s Best For You

July23

We’ve all heard those words, right? From our parents, from our favorite TV parents, from other people’s parents…I didn’t just make that up right?  Parenting is HARD…dear God it’s effin hard.  Um, yeah, it’s hard. Read the rest of this entry »

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Rapunzel, Rapunzel, let down your….Ka-Chow!

April8

Have you met my daughter?  She LOVES Lightening McQueen.  If there is a toy that my children fight over with any consistency, it has something to do with either Lightening McQueen or Mater. Read the rest of this entry »

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I Want It NOW!

January30

Strong willed child or spoiled child, apparently according to the great wisdom that is some random Mom’s website that I can’t think of but spams my inbox daily.  Ava’s behavior checked 8 out of 10 of their indicators for a spoiled child.  Great.  Awesome. F—. Read the rest of this entry »

Another Hallelujah

December19

I know that You’re the God above
You’re filling me with grace and love
And I just want to say thank You to You
You pulled me from the miry clay
You’ve given me a brand new day
Now all that I can say is
Hallelujah

Another Hallelujah – Lincoln Brewster 

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The Measure of A Man, The Messy of A Girl

November15

So, the last post concentrated on things in our little world that kept going kaput, and making my life a little more hectic and messier in an out of the ordinary way.  In some ways, my perspective has just plain changed, and in others there was a solution!  Read the rest of this entry »

You’re Only Still Alive Because You’re So Effin Cute

September23

I thought of saying you’re so “darned” cute, but I think everyone on the planet (especially in my neighborhood) knows I swear like a sailor…so…I mean, really who am I kidding? Read the rest of this entry »

Panda Shoes or Sparkle Shoes

September3

I haven’t slept past 6:30am in weeks, but it’s starting to get worse and for a strange, and quirky reason…everyday is not a school day, but the first thing we seem to need to put on every day, is shoes. Read the rest of this entry »

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