So, this sketch surprised me. It's really about my step-mom. She passed away unexpectedly when I was about 20 years old. The story I had an interesting relationship with my step-mom. Without going into a lot of detail, I hadn't talked or seen her or my dad for at least 5 years. It was a… Continue reading The Hands That Hold
I know, I did it again. It has been quite some time since I have posted. I have been super busy. This time of year is all over the place for me and my family. On top of all the normal holiday stuff, we have 4 out of 5 birthdays to plan and prepare for… Continue reading Just Until Eternity
Wow! It was a long eventful night last night! Really it was just a lot of work. My sweet hubby came home early so I could go to the temple, but (despite that online it said it was open) it was closed. I had a nice quiet drive though. When I got back there was… Continue reading Irish twins are tough!
So, I am totally doing something crazy! I am starting an Etsy shop. It's going to have some fabulous paintings on it and prints. This is way out of my comfort zone but I am super excited. I just finished one painting and I love it! It's the first one I have done and finished… Continue reading Doing Something Crazy
Spring is here! I get super excited for spring because everything feels fresh and new. That and it means summer is almost here! As soon as the snow ❄️ is gone I jump right into summer mode (the tramp does go up at about this time if we want to be literal)! No jackets outside,… Continue reading 60 to snow!
Man, it was just one of those days. I had everything planned out just right. I was stepping out of my box and being a good mom by volunteering for Vincent's spring party at school, I would have time to fold the 3 loads of laundry that were hanging out in the living room, Jaxon… Continue reading Unfolded laundry is not life threatening
Yeah, I totally just said that to my three year old. He is recently potty trained and he freaks out about leaving whatever he has in is hand. Being the middle child is rough and he is sure someone is out to take it whatever it might happen to be. Yesterday during lunch he had… Continue reading Don’t eat in the bathroom
I had one of the best weekends! So, back in May my hubby got me a great anniversary present. He got me tickets to go see The Piano Guys! Yup! I have been so excited for it and on Friday we finally got to go. Now he actually got the tickets in hopes that I… Continue reading One of the Best Performances Ever!
Don't You just love December!? It has such a magical feeling to it. There are so many things to be excited about, especially as a kid. I remember the excitement as you waited in anticipation for the first snow fall, to build that first snowman, and sledding! As an adult, the first snow of the… Continue reading The First Snow of Winter
I know, I know, it's been awhile since my last post. And man, it was a rough couple of months. So, if you have read my profile you would know that I was pregnant with my 5th baby. Everything was going great, until I went into labor. Normally that is totally a good thing, except… Continue reading Being Pregnant is tough!