Dishwashers & Squirt Guns

My husband and oldest son were loading the dishwasher tonight. Sounds great, right? Husband: "Isaiah! Come here...which soap did you put in?" He points to the blue bottle of dish soap. They both stare down at the dishwasher as it continues to vomit out a tremendous amount of bubbles. Husband: "Go grab some towels...quick!" Trying [...]

Arts & Crafts Reality

She cracks me up! This is my life... Her videos are so relatable. I have the greatest intentions with my boys but it ALWAYS ends up like this... if you have kids you need to watch this 🙂 @mylifesuckers #motherhood #raisingkids #workingmom

I Hate Alarm Clocks!

January 5, 2016 2:00 AM- I finally shut my eyes to go to sleep. I have 5 hours and 40 minutes before my oldest has to be in his seat at school. The holiday break is over. 4:30 AM- I hear tiny feet and a blanket dragging across my bedroom floor. I barely have the energy to [...]

How to raise a teenager…hold on sir…you are only eight!

The last week or so has been interesting. My oldest turned eight years old. He no longer has the adorable infant, toddler, or even preschool character traits. He is growing up into a handsome young man. Awkwardly handsome as his teeth have been falling out left and right...but a good lookin' kid. I remember when [...]

Mom’s “day off”

Mom’s “day off”

I didn't go to work today. In my world that means I didn't report to my "official" place of employment but replaced those labor hours with things that desperately needed to be done at home. Anyone else take days like these? After I dropped Boogy off at school I stopped by Bojangles and picked up two [...]