I love being wife to my sweetie, mama and teacher to my three wonderful children, and friend to people near and far. I love to express myself through words. I blog to connect with others and so that someday, hopefully, my kiddos will understand who their mama was...way back when.
Monthly Archives: February 2011
I’m combating negativity with intentional gratitude. What, this week, are you grateful for?
Seafood has always been a bit intimidating to me. The cooking and the eating of it. However, when we moved to New England, Scott and I began trying various seafood dishes, because how can you not when you live in … Continue reading
There’s an elephant in my closet. Maybe you have one too. I’d rather we never met, but she’s part of all I do. I have closeted elephants before. They seem to come and go. I sequester those I cannot ignore, … Continue reading
36. a glance out the window catching the sight of a child, temporarily taller than me, enjoying the still-piled-high snow that dwindles a bit more each day 37. recovering Abby’s snow stake, missing-in-action amongst the snow piles, waiting to be … Continue reading
Yep, I’m talking about the sandwich. And of course I’m serious. I don’t joke about peanut butter. I’ve eaten many, many peanut butter and jelly sandwiches during my lifetime. And through the years I’ve learned some important, although often overlooked, … Continue reading
I was nineteen when I first met Scott. It was toward the end of my first year of college. We became instant friends. And it was only a couple months before we started talking about how we’d probably get married … Continue reading