This is me, after I had wiped away tears and managed to hug my youngest, who had refused to go to VBS. Not a big deal, right? Except that apparently it was. I've been with my kids for eleven years now ... as a military spouse keeping everything together solo, an attachment parent even though … Continue reading Self Care as a Small Business Owner and Momma.
I should probably note that I don't adhere to a strict schedule (I start feeling confined) so this is very much an "average" sort of day. And everything goes out the window when the bigger kids (or Kerry) are off. 5 a.m. I grudgingly wake up (whyyyyyyy) and stumble out to my living room. Most … Continue reading A Day In My Life: WAHP Edition
Yesterday my youngest and I meandered over to Starbucks and got ourselves a venti light brew, milk, and chocolate cookies (the coffee was mine, just to clarify;). We sat outside, looking at the mountains, relaxing, munching. After a while it felt like it was time to leave, so we did. We went to the library, … Continue reading Change is good. I think.
I feel so old. Ten years of marriage and my brothers JUST got married;)
Wherein I share some of my painful experiences and how they helped fuel my artistic expression.