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A Mother’s Day #Moem for Good!

This is a Sponsored post written by me on behalf of MetLife Foundation for SocialSpark. All opinions are 100% mine. I ALWAYS love a great cause and I just found a FABULOUS one that we can all EASILY be a part of.  Mother’s Day is coming up, and MetLife wants to help honor moms with […]

3 Delicious Dessert Recipes Perfect for Mother’s Day

FoodNetwork.com knows How to Make Delicious Dessert Recipes Perfect for Mother’s Day.  These three recipes are fabulous to have someone make for you if you don’t want to make them for yourself {laughing}.  They include Chocolate Filled Almost Macaroons, Sugared Puff-Pastry Tea Cookies and Mom’s Chocolate Pudding.  Happy Mother’s Day, y’all! Mom’s Chocolate Pudding Recipe – Here’s a […]

The Perfect Mother’s Day Gift – Yourkidvid {win an iPad Mini}!

This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Yourkidvid. {link to video} There are 85 million moms in the US, but only one, {or a few, I suppose -families are complicated} is yours.  Do you know how you are going to show her she’s the best?  I have a suggestion, and it […]

Wordful Wednesday – This Mother’s Happy Heart

Wordful Wednesday 411: Wordful Wednesday is like Wordless Wednesday, except WITH words.  It’s for those of us that just cannot be wordless, no matter how much we try.  Add my Wordful Wednesday badge to your post (right side bar under “WW”) if you really want to make me happy, and then add your post link […]

Wordful Wednesday ~ 4th of July Recap

Wordful Wednesday 411: Wordful Wednesday is like Wordless Wednesday, except WITH words.  It’s for those of us that just cannot be wordless, no matter how much we try.  Add my Wordful Wednesday badge to your post (right side bar under “WW”) if you really want to make me happy, and then add your post link […]

Wordful Wednesday-Mother’s Day

Wordful Wednesday is like Wordless Wednesday, only WITH words. It’s for those of us that can’t contain the chatter, but in a good way. More info. in my tabber box titled WW on the right. Thank you for playing along! I had the nicest Mother’s Day this year.  My children and husband did so many […]

Wordful Wednesday & A Smile for Me

Welcome to Wordful Wednesday……for more information, see “WW” in  my handy dandy tabber box in my right side bar. This is me and my middle child, otherwise known as child number 3. He has an incredibly gentle nature and an amazing capacity to love.  He’s exactly like his father. When I went into the hospital […]

Wordful Wednesday-Bloggy Boot Camp Phoenix

Welcome to Wordful Wednesday……for more information, see my handy dandy tabber box in my right side bar. I made a big announcement yesterday. I revealed the fact that I went on a big girl field trip this past weekend. In layman’s terms, this means that I went away for the weekend, without my husband or […]

Wordful Wednesday-The California Redwoods

Welcome to Wordful Wednesday……for more information, see my handy dandy tabber box in my right side bar. I haven’t felt so young, EVER..…….as I did when I  stood amongst thousands-of-year-old trees in the Redwood Forest. We took a steam train ride through the trees, and sadly, the kids weren’t particularly impressed.  The train didn’t move […]

Mother’s Day is right around the corner!

NEWS BREAK! Mother’s Day is approaching! I did not realize this until today when I read it on Mama Kat’s blog and found the PayPal site designed to showcase moms (you should check it out, it’s really cool). To be honest, I don’t plan much for the day that is designated  just for me.  Well, […]

Tuesday’s Tribute-New Twins

ATTENTION: Mr. LINKY is MIA. AGAIN. Please feel free to enter your site link in the comments section so that we can all get around for a visit. What is it?Well, we’ll tell you what it is NOT… It’s Not About YOU. It’s about SOMEONE ELSE. It’s our chance, each of us, to shine our […]

Wordful Wednesday-Happy Mother’s Day

*Wordful Wednesday is for those of us that like to showcase a photo(s) but that just can’t seem keep our mouths shut about it(them). If you’d like to play along, post a photo on your blog, and let the words roll. Feel free to “capture” my 7 Clown Circus button on the left to link […]

Tuesday’s Tribute-Hearts

It appears that Mr. Linky is MIA. Please stop back by to link up. It’s been my experience that he will re-appear shortly! You know how some events in your life are so BIG that you can never quite forget them? No matter what? You can still clearly see images from that time? Remember your […]

Alive. AND thriving.

I {even though I don’t come close to doing this parenting thing alone, I like to take all the credit} feel like I deserve a pat on the back. I’ve managed to keep them alive for another year. And, I’m pretty sure they are thriving. Whew. I’m playing along with Cecily’s Photo Story Friday and […]

How to Make Tissue Paper Flowers {ombre}

Making Ombre Tissue Paper Flowers as a  Craft are easy as 1-2-3 with this DIY tutorial! They are even easier to make than tissue paper balls, and making them in ombre colors is SO in right now!  All you need is tissue paper, scissors, pencil, plain sheet of paper and a stapler. Materials Needed 4-6 packages of tissue […]

2011: A Year in Review

Nothing like publishing a year in review post 2 weeks after the New Year, right? These Year in Review posts that I do are always fun for me because it’s a great opportunity for me to see what my monthly highlights were.  Heavens know I can’t remember!  2011 found me busier than ever, but not […]

Fluffy Bunnies Guest Post

{Guest Post} The Great Outdoors It’s a beautiful day outside. The sun is shining. White, puffy cloud-shapes are floating across the sky, just waiting to be identified. Birds are singing their spring ditties and bopping from limb to limb. Things are blooming. We should be outside. Yes, we should. But we aren’t. And I assume […]

{Just Call Me the NEXT Real Housewife}-Guest Post

{Insert comment from Angie:  Rachel received some really exciting news this morning.  She is one of the FIVE finalists for the nationwide #Mamavation campaign.  Please head on over to her site for more details!} Last Saturday morning started as it does every weekend.  After an absolutely delicious hour two ok, THREE hours sleeping in while […]

Past Post Parade

I’ve resurrected a few old posts from the past. I present to you, my readers, my favorite blog entries of 2007. (Is it bad if when you look back at your posts you don’t even want to read them?) January: 2007 is Here! February: Friends… March: First Mohawks and Heart Stopping Moment April: Introducing Royalty […]

Wear ’em down until they say "yes"…

that’s the best technique my kids have taught me. Want something really bad and it seems like they might budge? Wear ’em down. Ask and ask. They’ll probably give in eventually. Last night I found out “wear ’em down until they say yes” works on other adults, too. I’m secretly pleased I’m not the only […]

Surprise…….it’s a guest blogger

I’m thrilled to mix things up a bit today and trade posts with Casey, the mastermind (and mom) behind Quilao Triplets. She’s one of my oldest blogging buddies and has the funniest triplet stories I’ve ever heard. If you haven’t already paid Casey a visit, now is the time. After you check out my guest […]

My Legacy

A friend challenged me to think about the Legacy I’ll leave behind. This is a hard one. First of all, I feel far too young to have a legacy, plus, in my own mind I haven’t done anything remarkable. But, maybe someone else will think I have. News stations actually do obits on celebrites or […]