I bought a hat a few weeks ago. A siggi tan straw hat with a black bow around the rim. It was my guilty pleasure/never do things for myself/moody down in dumps purchase. You see….I was being transitioned out of my job. Long and painful process no matter how many times the weekly phone calls… Continue reading Impromptu vacation days
I own a dachshund. Two, actually. Positive reinforcement in life is supposed to be a must. But what do you do when the children (dogs and child in my case….don’t judge.) demonstrate a revolution against you? Let’s just talk about this..this “peaceful” part. Is it really for you or for the kid? Is it really… Continue reading When peaceful parenting backfires.
March has turned into such a gorgeous month. The air conditioner is taking a much needed break and our household is spending more time lounging outside. Come to think of it, even late February was beautiful, spent lovingly outside as much as we could.My childhood was an amazing one and if I can boast about… Continue reading Little Victory Garden
Berry Picking. I mean…have you tried it? Because I never had until this weekend. Uhmazing. To those just tuning in, I feel like a good chunk of my weekends have been giving me results no less than spectacular. Here in Florida we did not have a brittle winter as we usually do, and the weather… Continue reading Strawberry Shortcake
Today has started out a bit slow. Little miss Kiwi managed to find her way into the main bedroom last night, so between the coughing in my face and the lack of a pillow (she is quite the pillow hog!) I was not the most motivated this am. Thankfully, she wasnt either. Cough medicine must… Continue reading Racing into the sun
We had a rough moment over the weekend. Sometimes I’m not really sure where the small version of me learns attitude but then i remember that little piece of advice about how children are always watching. then it makes me cringe that I’m not a better person. I’m a better person in the aspect that… Continue reading Life lessons in the drive-thru
Trying new things have always been interesting for me. Like the time I asked to get kickboxing classes and my husband accidentally signed me up in an MMA training gym. For the record, I still have a hard time convincing that certain friend to come to new things with me. I did however, give in… Continue reading Fight club tendencies