Part 2: What You Can Do (or NOT do) for a Parent Who Has Lost Their Child

  If you haven’t already, please read Part 1: What NOT to Say to a Parent Who Has Lost A Child please do so.  That one, in my opinion, is far more helpful to those of us experiencing loss.  I’m assuming that the reason we hear so many things that we feel are stupid is […]

Part 1: What NOT to Say to a Parent Who Has Lost A Child

Unfortunately, I have had the personal experience of losing a child.  Twice now.  My first was 11 months old and my second, which was incredibly recent at the time of this post, was 21.  The pain is overwhelming and I don’t know at what point it stops because I have yet to reach that pinnacle.  […]

How to Free Your Mind and The #WordlessBook

Staring at a blank canvas can be scary or it can open the mind for creativity. A little children I think the creativity is so much more open because they don’t let stress and chaos Cloud there imagination over. Children and sometimes really lucky adults can tell a story without any need for thinking before […]

What do these colors inspire in you?

I remember, as a child, how much I loved making stuff. It almost always had a meaning or a reason. My Granny’s would listen intently as I explained whatever I had made and why. As an adult, I understand why they would listen. Initially, I recognized how entertaining the little ones were and then I […]

Friendship Lesson for the Kiddos! #HalloweenTract

If you’ve never enjoyed the challenge of teaching children week after week, you may not quite get how big of a challenge it is.  However, if you have children you definitely get it.  Whether you are looking for non-scary ways to celebrate Halloween with your children or simply want an alternative to the traditional, I’ve […]

10 Sure Fire Ways to Lower Stress. Anywhere.

Sitting in an office all day, or even just part of the day, can be very taxing on one’s back. The way we sit, the repetitive motions, and so many other issues can cause that pain.   This pain will cause so many other issues, not just the nuisance of a back ache. It can […]

5 Ways to Sneak in Moments for Health & Happiness Sponsored by #NeoCell

Life is busy and taking care of myself almost always takes a backseat to everything else. Children, work, husband, house, pets, you name it, it probably will get taken care of before I remember that I haven’t eaten or exercised or taken a long, enjoyable shower as opposed to the ‘I’ve got ten minutes’ shower.  […]

Family Game Night Benefits Brought to you By #WinningMovesUSA

Family is the most important thing in the world to the greater part of the population, right? But finding time in this day in age to enjoy with the family is a lot easier said than done. Of course we would all like to be able to set aside a specific date night with the […]

Quick Birdseed Guide with Squirrel Proof Perky Pet Feeders

To write this review, I have moved from my normal place of working on my site to the backyard. It seemed so very fitting to sit where I can watch the birds come to my bird feeder while I write. When I was a little girl, my Great-Granny would baby-sit me while my parents were […]

Turkey Day Giveaway Hop

Can you believe that Thanksgiving is just a few short weeks away? Now is the time when we all start thinking about our Thanksgiving Feasts and Black Friday Shopping sprees. Anderson’s Angels, This Mamas Life, The More The Merrier and Woven by Words, are very excited to help give you a jump start on your […]

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