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Oxygen mask
Tuesday, April 04, 2017      3 comments

I've been taking care of everyone but myself lately. Solo-parenting while my husband works out of town during the week, and is only home on the weekends . . . four kids, several of whom have either medical issues or learning disabilities . . . ... Read more
Wednesday, January 13, 2016      5 comments

Today I am grateful that I have been able to go to the gym regularly -- 3 times a week -- by getting up early and exercising before we start homeschool in the morning. I'm grateful for some quiet time to myself before the kids wake up, an... Read more
It's good to be back!
Monday, January 04, 2016      5 comments

I haven't updated my blog in a long time. Life got busy! Homeschooling has been time-consuming but fun, I was diagnosed as pre-diabetic a little over a year ago, and I've been focusing on solo-parenting Monday through Friday since my husband is ... Read more
Post deleted due to negativity
Saturday, September 20, 2014      2 comments

Took a look at my last blog post (from over a year ago? Yikes!) and decided it was a bit rambling and negative. I'm trying to keep a positive attitude now!... Read more
GI problems are so ambiguous to diagnose!
Tuesday, July 01, 2014      2 comments

My oldest daughter has been having GI distress (abdominal pain, nausea) for nearly a year now, and it is wrecking havoc in our family. It's hard to go anywhere because she is frequently not feeling well. The doctors we've seen, after doi... Read more
Long Days and Short Years
Monday, February 11, 2013      5 comments

The days are long, but the years are short. Sometimes I get so caught up in the busyness of life I forget to look for the happiness in these days when my children are still children — and to make room in the hustle and bustle of daily living for... Read more