We Bought A Zoo

Hello! Welcome to our home! We’ve got kids, dogs, and cats. You are able to interact with each species, but beware of the children; they are prone to biting, hitting, and screaming when provoked. I think I’m going to get this sign made for our front door. Or in short terms “Welcome to the zoo!”…

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Birth Photography

Raise your hand if pictures are, or have always been a major part of your life. For the large majority of people, from the day you are born, your parents start snapping photos. Years later, pictures become storytellers and some of our greatest possessions. For 10 years now, my household has been taking “Family Pictures”…

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The Family Calendar- A blessing and a curse!

Are there any other families out there who rely on calendars to live? Whether you have 100 kids, or you just can’t keep track of the 45 activities for your 1 child, those things are life lines! But if you’re like me, they can also cause some… issues. Watch the video below if, you too,…

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School. Fundraisers.

With school in full swing for our family, I wanted to bring up a touchy subject: School Fundraisers. I need to start by saying how much I sincerely appreciate our school’s PTO! They are a special breed and do so. much. for our schools. Now for the truth bomb- I can’t handle all of these…

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A Mama in Mourning.

Everyone loses someone they love, eventually. It’s the circle of life, right? Every living thing has its end. While some handle the loss of a loved one in a more composed way, for other’s the hurt can be debilitating. Either way, losing someone you care about hurts, bad. Being a parent and dealing with death…

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These are a few of my favorite things: Hair Products!

As some of you know, not only am I a crazy mom, I’m also Hairstylist at a local salon in my community! I absolutely love my job, and while my kids are young I work part time. I look forward to going full time once they are all in school. With that being said, I…

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Staying in touch: Childless, Childhood friends edition.

I want to thank a good friend of mine (23 years and counting) for the topic idea for today. It’s actually a pretty easy one for me to write, especially since I was a relatively young mom, so this has been relevant me for quite some time. Let me first point out that I have…

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Hi, I’m mom. I mean, wait, what’s my name?!

Have you ever introduced yourself to someone new and literally couldn’t remember your own name because all you ever hear is MOM! If you’re like me, which I know some of you are, you kind of lost your identity when you had kids. I mean, not only did the little life suckers cause weight gain,…

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It’s the most wonderful time of the year!

Queue the Christmas music. “It’s the Most Wonderful Time of the Year!” Ahhhhhh.. Not much makes me happier than hearing the ringing of the school bells, the sound of the bus’s squeaky breaks, or the silence in my house by 9am. That’s right, it’s back to school time! Some moms (you know, the ones who…

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