Archive for December 2012

Elf on the Shelf

There are a lot of folks out there who are against the whole Elf on the Shelf idea.  I’m not sure why.  Some say it’s because he’s creepy, or that he is used to bribe kids to behave (don’t we already do that with Santa?).  For our family, it’s just another fun tradition we do.…

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Mrs. Responsible

There are times, like today, when I’d love to be irresponsible.  I’d love to be the one who doesn’t remember what time the kids have to be at school or therapy.  Or the one who never remembers where I put my cell phone, keys, wallet, belt, and shoes.  But I’m not.  I’m a Mama.  Mamas…

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I’m sorry. I love you.

Last night, I was lying in bed watching “Four Christmases”.  Now, this movie did not win any Oscars for best picture, but it was an enjoyable movie for lulling me to sleep.  I was lying there, thinking about the weekend and how Joel and I had a few moments this weekend where we just weren’t…

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My 30 days of thankfulness

Every year, I do a 30 days of Thanksgiving on my facebook status.  Now, some of you have read them since we are personal friends; but I’m guessing most of you haven’t.  I’m going to share my favorites with you below.  Some are silly, some are serious.  But they are ALL heart-felt.  I love to…

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