Parenting

Sticking it to bullies

Sticking it to the Bullies: A Homecoming Success Story

It's homecoming season here in Texas, and with it comes big mums, big hair, and big drama. Everything is bigger in Texas, after all. Usually the drama revolves around which dress to wear, but unfortunately this...
Woman with a plan

Get Organized: Be a Wo(MAN) with a PLAN!

As a full-time student, employee and mom who also runs a small business, homeschools full time, volunteers and juggle about a dozen other things on a daily basis... I'm a busy mama! I know, I sound crazy! I’d be lying if I said there weren’t times that I w...

20 Weird but Genius Products For Busy Mamas Like You

Sometimes while perusing the online shelves of Amazon, I'll come across something that looks so ridiculous I have no idea why people would purchase it. That is, until I read the reviews. Many of those crazy products are actually really useful to busy mamas...
Cinnamons with Stepmom

Bonding with Stepchildren: Cinnamons with Stepmom

  I'll admit I got a little salty when my stepdaughter K attended the school book fair and had Muffins with Mom and Donuts with Dad. Not only do I crave bonding time with her, but reading time is our fa...

Healing from Daddy Issues: Open Forgiveness Letter to Fathers

His shouts and insults still ring in my ears. I can feel the water from the shower washing over me, but I can't distinguish the tears from the water drops. The water falls down my body but I can't wash away the pain or the disgust at what happened yesterday. I...