I pulled Abby out of the bathtub and dressed her on my bed. I knelt while she sat on the bed, so we were at eye level. She signed “More…more… more…. more MORE MORE MORE!” I went through our list of signs. “More..water? More bath? More…Music?” She smiled and giggled and repeated the sign “music.”… Continue reading She Is My Heart
Earlier this month I was asked to just TRY a Scentsy Champion Warmer, and if I liked it, I could do a review and giveaway here. I’m not a huge candle user, to be honest, because open flames with my boys are an invitation to losing all of my worldly possessions in a grizzly house… Continue reading Scentsy Champion Warmer and GIVEAWAY
Even with the best teachers and staff, Individualized Education Plan Meetings are kind of terrible. I’ve spoken about how fun it is to talk about all the crap your kid can’t do, and even at it’s best, goal planning is boring. At it’s worst, you’re in for a fight that may or may not eventually… Continue reading Ways to make your next IEP awesome.
As she shook in my arms, the smell of cigarette smoke in her hair drowned out the smell of mold in the room. She only came up to my chin, but what she lacked in height, she obviously did not in sheer resilience. The resilience of a woman who had lived hard in her 50… Continue reading Hurricane relief is still desperately needed.
Yay, the elections are over! I wasn’t sad to see them end. I don’t mind the outcome, but as on the fence as I was, I really wouldn’t have minded either way. Not that I don’t care, really, it just seems like my one little vote in an area that’s SO blue felt like another… Continue reading When your vote REALLY matters.
It’s Wednesday. My house is quiet (Abby doesn’t wake up until 9 these days, bless her heart), I have some time alone. Time I could use to soak in a nice hot bath, washing away the stress of the morning, cleansing myself from the angst of these last couple of days. Or just cleaning myself.… Continue reading What I Really Wore Wednesday
Kay, so I’m really following through with this. Tomorrow is “What I REALLY Wore Wednesday.” We’re linking blog posts, instagram pictures, facebook pages with your picture WHATEVER, to show what you REALLY wore. And if you wore something spectacular, link it here but probably also over at the REAL What I Wore Wednesday. If you… Continue reading It’s a filthy awesome blog hop (tomorrow)