Month: November 2010

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Bye Bye Modesty and Decency

My husband and I joke, or at least I like to tease him, that our children are payback for HIS childhood not mine! I like to remind him of this on days that things are particularly hairy and we both wonder if there are several invisible children running around our house adding to the chaos…

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Miscellaneous Meanderings

Funny what you’ll do for a little free time after you become a parent.  Like this morning, when I woke up at 5 a.m. to tend to Ella who was crying, and then found myself tossing and turning and thinking about all sorts of things…and then it dawned on me, “if you get up right…

Do The BIG ROCKS First

Do The BIG ROCKS First

Here is the Stephen Covey video on organizing your life that I referred to in my other post today!

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The Absent Minded Momma

Alright mommas, I’ve got another story for you. Some of you are probably thinking, “Come On Lady? Does this stuff REALLY happen to you? I mean this much silliness in your life? ALL the time?” And others will rightfully be thinking, “Honey, you NEED to get your act together.” To which I will respond, “Yes.…

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To Chance or To God…Part 2

 I can’t tell you how often I write an essay or a blog post and it turns out to be only the very beginning of the idea. It’s like a seed planted to germinate, and then all of these other ideas start popping to the surface– little poppies and daisies and dandelions of ideas–that is…

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To Chance or To God…

I have been reading a book called “Professionalizing Motherhood”– a book recommended to me by my new friend Brandi, an awesome mom from my MOPS group who has a really big heart and recently put her career on hold to stay home with her kids. It’s a good book. A bit simplistic at times, but…