The school year is wrapping up and coming to an end. And these past few weeks have been a whirl wind of activity throughout our home. Since my last Blog post, my husband Todd had a birthday, my sister and her husband had birthdays-Ingrid and Dean. As did our oldest daughter Winona. And yes, I … Continue reading My Daughter Belle Graduated!
My daughter Deja turned 18 on Wednesday. We had a huge birthday party for her at Boston Pizza. We got her favorite cake, Black forest. Deja's biological family was present. I think the entire restaurant shook when our group regaled her with 'Happy Birthday'. The waitresses were so impressed that they told us over and … Continue reading Deja turns 18!
What does unconditional love look like? I like to think it looks like your worst day. When you set hot porridge on the table, and it’s burning lil people and you just wanted them to be happy. One of your kid’s are wailing. Yes wailing- needlessly from a burn on their finger you can’t see. … Continue reading Mommy Guilt and Mom’s Cookies
When I first met my husband, I knew he was the one. It was instant. I also knew we would have a family. And years later, after dating and getting to know each other, we did. My husband and I had three daughters in five years. In that time we got married, went to school … Continue reading Family has to stick together