Holiday Birthday Struggle

The hard thing about having a Holiday birthday is that normally people can’t hang out…at least from what I’ve heard. I was born the day before St. Patrick’s Day. Growing up, this never affected anything when it came to celebrating my birthday with friends. Then I grew up. Who would guess the national Irish-American drinking […]

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Soccer Mom

I never realized how proud I would feel seeing my daughter kicking a soccer ball with other kids. I feel proud of myself for giving her this opportunity to have fun and see her feel proud of herself. She’s grown so much! It’s such a weird feeling to see her old enough to be part […]

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Update on Comfort Weight 3/15

It’s been another week, and I was certain to not see any results. Alas, one more pound has been defeated. Momma is back in the 120’s! 129lbs!! I’m quite impressed that I haven’t gotten a steady weight yet! As much junk as I’ve been eating…. But it’s true: calories in < calories out = weight […]

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Harry Potter Assignment

I’ve been working all week on an assignment on Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone. I had to compare the movie to the book by answering 6 questions in paragraph form. Create a lesson plan. Then come up with four questions of my own for students to answer that followed a 9th grade core curriculum. […]

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Small Life Update

I’ve been out of it lately and slightly sick with the crud. I won’t have a 100 Baby Challenge up because this cold I have makes me sound awful and has me sleeping a lot. Isla went to her first soccer practice yesterday. That was fun. I’ll have to talk more about that when I […]

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My Favorite Spring Things

Spring is around the corner! And I want to talk about four cute Spring things that I love about Spring! First, we have to get through March. It comes in like a Lion (threatening our precious town with the rising river level) and goes out like a lamb indicating the beginning of spring! LAMBS Lambs […]

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