• Ideal day of “me time”

    To be honest, I’ve never really thought much about “me time” or taken much time off from playing Mom. Mommy experts will frown and throw their arms up in the air going “No, no, no, you gotta…

  • Favorite eco-friendly thing to do

    I like to recycle. I have a collection of used containers especially the pretty glass ones which I can’t bear to throw away. I will clean them out and reuse them for some other purpose. I get…

  • Favorite blog post

    I’ve written well over 1,000 blog posts to date, before this challenge, that is. I’ve enjoyed writing all of them and quite frankly, it’s not easy to pick out just one post. But one of my favorites…

  • What did I want to be when I grew up?

    When I was a kid, what did I want to be when I grew up? Interesting question. I read somewhere that every kid many kids grow up wanting to be teachers. That’s like almost a standard first…

  • Recent words of wisdom

    The most recent words of wisdom I’ve heard that stuck with me — “You’re never too old to set another goal or dream a new dream.” So true! Source: jodyhedlund.blogspot.com via Clairity on Pinterest   Read my…

  • Fitness guru or couch potato?

    I’m definitely not a couch potato. I don’t watch enough TV. I wouldn’t call myself a fitness guru either simply because I don’t qualify. A bit of a fitness junkie maybe but definitely not guru. I like…

  • A photo to be proud of…

    but I wasn’t the one who took it. I’m a strictly point-and-click kind of girl. But I guess I can claim half-credit since I gave birth to the person who took this shot 😆 . Yup, my…

  • 15 tips to get through life

    1. Mind your manners. Don’t forget to say your thank-you’s and excuse me’s. Always greet your elders i.e. say your hello’s and goodbye’s. 2. Do unto others as you would have them do unto you, so says…

  • Best day of my life

    I’d be hard-pressed to name only 1 when clearly the best 3 days of my life were the days each of my babies was born. My pregnancies were a blast, every one of them. I never looked…

  • Favorite guilty pleasure

    As I was sitting down to write this post, I was exclaiming out loud, “Hmm, let me see, what’s my guilty pleasure?” From the bathroom comes Hip2bDaughter2’s (my 16 year old) voice, “Why do you have to…