Here I go! Here I go! Here I go, again! lol I was very encouraged by the success of my crock pot meal last week. So, today I am spinning a chicken and rice recipe I found at yummly.com. Not quite sure how it’s going to turn out since I’ve only ever made one other meal… Read More Crock Pot Cooking – ROUND TWO
The reality is… I rarely answer my phone these days (texting is easier) and I very rarely call people back. In between the time that I either miss their call, or hang up from the brief conversation, its whirlwind time. Case in point: I’m calming Kobi, working on getting her to sleep. She finally falls… Read More Ok, I’ll Call You Back
Celebrating holidays has always been my favorite. As a child, I remember overwhelming joy and a feeling of incredible safety. There was laughter late into the night and good food. For my husband, holidays were also a time of joy and togetherness. Now as adults, as parents, we want to create the same feeling of… Read More Resurrection Eggs
Well, here it is! I know my plate looks kinda skimpy, (lol) I just wanted to give you all a sample. I added some wonderful Glory greens and Uncle Ben’s rice! It was mmmn mmmn yummy! When my husband walked in the door he smiled and said, “Wow Babe! It smells great in here!” Can’t… Read More Crock pot Success!
If you know me at all, you know I do not like cooking. Don’t get me wrong, I CAN cook. Laura was not about to let any of her children out the house without knowing how to cook, I just don’t enjoy it. When I was a child my mother always made sure we had… Read More Crock Pot Cooking
Breastfeeding your baby can be a wonderful opportunity to bond while also providing them with the ultimate in nutrition. There are however, a number of reasons why breastfeeding is not possible or may not be the right decision for a woman. No woman should be made to feel bad if she cannot or chooses not… Read More Breastfeeding: A Dose of Honesty
In the quiet moments when the world is still In the quiet moments its that rush The crashing of a wave on the shore the grey cloud breaks and the rain falls In the quiet moments when you fall to your knees In the quiet moments its the surrender The rushing lava down a mountain… Read More In The Quiet Moments
This journey as a mother of two children is wonderful and exhausting! It’s only been three weeks, but I’ve learned a few things. The first lesson that came to me this morning is to appreciate the morning. There is this small window of time after I have finished nursing my daughter when everyone is still… Read More Lessons I’m learning
It’s been quite a while since I’ve written a substantial bog post. So much has happened! Life has gotten more exciting…but today I cried. A couple weeks ago my beautiful, sweet daughter was born. I will post a bit later about that amazing experience, but let me just say, “Yes. We had a home birth!!!!… Read More Today I Cried.