A Million Thoughts, Laundry & Sleepy Time Tea

I simply can’t believe how quick this weekend seemed to fly by. It’s already about to be Sunday and poof before we know it Monday will have arrived. Today was one not spent being as productive as I could be in the earlier part of my day. I didn’t wake up until 1:30 this afternoon.…

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DIY Friday: Making Soft PlayDoh

So it’s been awhile since I’ve posted a DIY item. I know, I know; I am slacking. So, to make up for my lack of staying on task, over the next few days I will be sharing a few crafts I’ve done with the children over vacation. Today’s craft is making soft playdoh. Now, follow…

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2014 in Review

I tend to hate the whole NYE thing; it’s always rife with stereotypical new year new me rhetoric that I personally hate. This year was definitely one that proved to be a combination of things for me; mostly emotionally, which I guess is to be expected when you deal with major depression. I lost 2…

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Random Thoughts

Hello again! I took a few days off from blogging here so that I could take a good  amount a time to reflect on life. I shut my Facebook page down, fasted from Tumblr and waited for my peace of mind to come. The kids are on their winter break, my daughter is in CT,…

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To Work or Not to Work? That is the Question…

So I’ve been at this stay at home thing for less than a year and already I’m contemplating my return to work. I know I know, this may seem like a cop-out but I promise it’s not. Financially, all the responsibility lies on my husband to pay the bills and while that’s noble, it doesn’t…

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Parenting While Battling Depression

Original Article Found Here Parenting is a job that requires around the clock commitment. At no time as a parent am I allowed to “clock out” so to speak. Even while these descendants of mine sleep; I am most likely busy preparing things for them the next day, or plotting and planning their schedules. It’s…

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Airports, Teeth Extraction, Drugs O My!

I definitely started my weekend off with a bang this past Friday. Every year my daughter goes home to our native state Connecticut to visit with her family. Usually this would include a three hour drive; however this time the difference is we are more than 17 hours away from Connecticut so she had to…

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Mini Crises & Why Mom’s Mental Matters

It happens to the best of us really. That one moment that’s been bubbling up, festering within, that finally explodes when you simply can’t take it anymore. BOOM! Mom’s head is shooting off her shoulders like a rocket and everyone around her thinks she’s crazy. Now, for some mom’s these kinds of episodes happen more often…

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The Weekend, DIY Lipstick & Other Rants

I did not blog all weekend because I was too wrapped up in laundry, arts and crafts and sipping Moscato in between screaming children. That was my weekend how about yours? I normally use the weekends to spend time with my kiddies that I may not necessarily get to do during the week; so this…

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4 Simple Reasons I Won’t Allow My 11 Year Old to Have a Cellphone

Ok, so I’m minding my business while my husband was watching the football game this past Sunday and suddenly this commercial catches my attention: Target being it’s usual flashy and colorful self. They have great advertising, too great if you ask me. I was completely annoyed with the fact that they are advertising cellphones to…

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