Category Archives: Parenting

Land Between the Lakes

Camping is one of my favorite things to do throughout the year.  We started a bit late because between moving and adjusting to our new home with a toddler, it’s been a bit crazy around here. (Aedan was copying dad … Continue reading

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It’s Raining, It’s Pouring (Or is it?)

They say that when it rains, it pours. Well, we are in a drought currently and going through a massive heatwave. So I’m not really sure how I feel about that statement. Who are they anyways? I do not know and right … Continue reading

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Some Advice On Investing

Every year it seems that I get the bug to keep writing the same worn out version of a novel that just doesn’t sit write anymore. Somehow it just doesn’t feel right pencilling the life of a teen obsessed with … Continue reading

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This Year

It’s June. This year has flown by and I blame that beautiful little boy that is sitting on the other side of the room.  What do I want out of this year?  The rest of this fast paced year.  I realized though … Continue reading

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I’ve Been A Busy Bee

I keep telling myself that I have a lot going on.  I started catching myself blaming Aedan, but honestly, I think I made myself feel that way before him.  I’ve been a busy bee… well… maybe a busy queen bee. … Continue reading

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I’m a F-A-C-I-L-I-T-A-T-O-R

I’ve been giving more thought to radical homeschooling or “unschooling”.  It’s hard not to think about when I watch Aedan crawl around and play, free.  Even at a year old, he has interests. Dirt Cars Tasting everything Books Dirt Water … Continue reading

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Parenthood Requires Introspection

There was a severe thunderstorm that went through, the third one we’ve experienced in this new house.  This was the first one that we weathered without my husband. It lasted about twenty minutes. I got a text message from an … Continue reading

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