Be the Duck

To be the duck means to let things roll off your back just like the water rolls right off the back of those cute little feathered friends.

Life Lately

Our life lately has been full of birthday fun, back to school celebrations, and yummy food! I also linked up my new favorite outfit.

Don’t Pop That Balloon!


The kids have had balloons floating around for two weeks now, and they’re driving me nuts. But, I won’t pop those damned balloons. I will let them float around, tripping me and driving me nuts. Because I know that one day, I’ll wish against wish they were right back in my way. Let them be little. Let them make messes. Let them be. And be so very grateful for every second.

Life Lately

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Life Lately Rule #80: Stupid is as stupid does. You’d think that given the fact that we haven’t left the house to do anything but drive around a few times that things would be pretty boring and quiet around here. … Read More


Aunt Joann Cubbies

Rule #215: “Love is how you stay alive, even after you are gone.” – Mitch Albom We recently went to Chicago to celebrate the life of the matriarch of my family, my Great Aunt Joann. She was known mostly for … Read More