a glimpse of him

This is a picture of the books on his bedside table. Usually they are stacked higher than this. Most of the time there is at least one commentary in the mix. The one on the bottom is his journal. And in the morning when I make the bed after he has gone to work, I...

so much for dancing like nobody’s watching.

Dance camp.The girls have been looking forward to it for a week or so and to be honest, I have as well…pink images in my head of them twirling in tutus side by side. Monday went surprisingly well. By “well” I mean they went. They did the craft. They...

so much for dancing like nobody's watching.

Dance camp.The girls have been looking forward to it for a week or so and to be honest, I have as well…pink images in my head of them twirling in tutus side by side. Monday went surprisingly well. By “well” I mean they went. They did the craft. They...

looking for a princess in a yellow dress

I love movies. Whether its a new release in the theater or an old favorite on DVD, I enjoy a good movie. It should come as no surprise, then, that I have been wanting to have a movie night with our girls for quite some time now. And I don’t mean Dora or Calliou...

Good Mom vs. Me

Ever feel like a really bad mom? I’m not talking jail time or anything. Just that feeling like there is a Good Mom somewhere out there who would never do or be what I do…or am.Good Mom makes breakfast and smiles a lot. Good Mom always remembers to notice,...