Category Archives: Children

Let’s All Be Giving,Helping,Awesome,Scary Mommies!

   Thanksgiving is one of my favorite holidays. Growing up for me it was a day that held many ordinary traditions.  It was my father’s favorite holiday and for weeks he would read cook books and magazines coming up with new recipes for stuffing or sweet potatoes. Our television allowed us to attend the Macy’s…

Essence of Now {The Halloween Edition}

  I’ve never really liked Halloween, even as a child it was never my favorite holiday… (which tickles my husband since I love to decorate for fall. A mystery wrapped in an enigma. That’s me)   but it seems that two little boys are making it more than a pandering evening and sugar rush for…

Trifextra: Love from Both Sides

They come at me from both sides,     Chugging like small locomotives, huffing, puffing before coming to a screeching halt. I feel their sweet breath connect with my cheeks, and love being sandwiched in.       Trifecta Weekend!!! This weekend we are giving you three variations on a prompt.  We need you to give us 33…

Proud Mommy Moments: Greta from g*funk*ified is in my Corner

  It’s been a while since I had a PROUD MOMMY in the Corner, but I’m so glad that today I get to introduce you to Greta of g*funk*ified     You know that saying, ”make new friends, but keep the old?” This year has seen me do that, over and over again. My life has been filled with lots of NEW friends,…

Wordless Wednesday: Bunny Boys Color the Eggs

   Bunny Ears were donned, old T-Shirts were slipped over tiny bodies “like a smock at school mommy!”    Colors were chosen and eggs were dumped, plunged and dipped in the vinegar water. You used a spoon to spill and soak, splashes of color hitting the white plastic tablecloth.    Watching one another, working together,…

Proud Mommy Moments: KLZ *Taming Insanity* is Rockin the Corner

Today, I’m doing something for the first time. While I had some doubts about it at first,  it’s one of my Favorite Mommies & Bloggers so, I’m willing to just do it. Today, I’m cross blogging with my awesome, amazing, funny, snarky and all around Phenomenal friend, KLZ from the equally phenomenal blog: Taming Insanity. There…

Proud Mommy Moments: Sweaty from Do Sweat The Small Stuff is Here to Class Up the Corner

Welcome Other Proud Mommies! This Thursday,I have an extra special guest. If you found your way here from her blog you know Sweaty:the amazing,witty smart,prolific writer over at Do Sweat The Small Stuff (don’t you just LOVE that blog title?)If you don’t know her yet, then you should. I don’t even remember when we met,but I…

Proud Mommy Moments: Cameron from Move Over Mary Poppins has Flown In

Did you know it’s possible to have crushes on other bloggers? Well I  admit to having crushes on all sorts of bloggers, women who write so beautifully it takes my breath away, or others who use humor to bring a giggle I didn’t even realize I had been holding to the surface. Some bloggers write about their…

Proud Mommy Moments: Tracy from Sellabit Mum is Visting

*** when you are finished reading this lovely and tear jerking offering from my lovely friend, Tracy, pretty please join me over at  Do Sweat the Small StuffFirst she wrote this amazing “love letter” to me  has asked ME to be her first Guest Poster I would really love for you to come over and…

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