This summer I’ve had a chance to catch up with wonderful friends and family across the country. Everywhere I went I had folks asking about “Disney stuff” or “Magic Bound stuff” and I realized that I never did a formal intro into this wonderful part of my life. As the first question always goes….I found out about this job just like any other – saw … Continue reading So tell me about your job….
You probably don’t know it, but when I started this blog, it was at one of the most difficult times of my life. We had just moved to Florida, with three boys ages 5, 3, and 1, with the fourth boy arriving soon after our move. If you want to know one thing about me- routine and order are the zones I thrive in. So … Continue reading A Must Read: Defining Happiness
I was cleaning off my fridge this past week after I bought some new clip magnets from Target (woo!) for the upcoming school year. I took down pictures and artwork that had accumulated and then I stopped at one item in particular. After looking at the picture since November 2015, I finally felt I had the strength to take it down. It’s not a spectacular … Continue reading Goodbye Depression
I recently had a chance to reconnect with a relative of mine that I hadn’t seen in a few years. At the end of the day when it was time to go, we said we’d had a great time and walked away. But I realized in my heart there was so much more I wanted to say. And since I’m awkward, I held back. What … Continue reading Read Before Christmas
I was having a really tough time with something the other day and I thought about posting to online “I don’t mind when things don’t go how I hoped for myself, but why doesn’t it say anywhere in a parenting manual how much things hurt when things don’t work out for you kids?” I had the thought in my head but decided against posting anything. I … Continue reading In Defense of Facebook