Competitions and Glory

  I've mentioned before that Henry is doing a skate competition series right now. It's 7 Saturdays with a competition at all of the 7 different skate parks in our county.  It's been an … [Read more...]

Doll Wheelchair – EEK!

Good Morning friends! Just a super quick note this to share this...I just couldn't resist! Remember how I wrote a post for WhatToExpect.com titled "9 Kinder Ways to Discuss Special Needs With Your … [Read more...]

Wait. I thought I was avoiding this.

If you remember, I wrote a whole post hemming and hawing about organized sports and how I don't love the idea of them invading our Saturdays and rushing around like crazies and spending hours on end … [Read more...]

Gallery Wall Details

A couple of weeks ago, I shared (has it been that long already?) about the update we did to our kids' bathroom.  A huge focal point of the room is the far wall where I've finally been able to display … [Read more...]

Maysoon Zayid: 99 Problems…Palsy is Just One

I know it's 14 minutes.  I KNOW.  But trust me?  Listen to it on your way to school pick up, while you're folding laundry, or getting dressed.  You don't have to watch.  Just hear her … [Read more...]

16 Things to Know Before You Have Urban Chickens

While I am well aware that there are plenty of super thorough websites  all about raising chickens, the problem with the Internet is that I often want Regular People Opinion.  Not self-proclaimed … [Read more...]

It’s not always easy. But it’s always worth it.

Under aching bones and tired limbs.  Backs that strain under growing weight.   Crying alongside you some days.  Lots of days. Angry and bitter even. But deep breath.  Get up and keep … [Read more...]

Organized Sports & Simple Living: Let’s Discuss {and a giveaway}

I'm not the world's most intentional mom, but one of the few things I can say I'm super aware of...that I go out of my way to cultivate, is a home environment that encourages free play and … [Read more...]