Many of you know that I have been a full time working mom (FTWM), a stay at home mom (SAHM), and a part time working mom (PTWM) of two adorably and exhaustively energetic children. Having been in a variety of mothering roles I can attest that each is both rewarding and challenging. Each requires different… Read More What Do You Do with Your Kids?
My sister, an amazing mother, has two wonderful children. One day, before I had kids of my own, she pulled me aside and said, “Jocelynn, you are favoring one of my children over the other. I won’t allow it. They are equal. You can love them equally, yet differently. Either you will do this, or… Read More More
As I sit at the table, participating in a Webinar for work, I hear a sudden screech. I look up to find Jace and Kobi crouched down on the kitchen floor. They are very attentively watching something. Jace: “Mommy, it’s a bug in here!” Me: “Ok, Jace. Give me a second.” I walk over to… Read More Mommy Moments: It’s A Bug!
Oh, How I love my two sweet children! 🙂 Here are two great moments that I just have to share.POTTY IN TRAINING: A couple months back Jace comes running into the kitchen saying, “Mommy, I poop! I poop, Mom!”“Alright, Jace. Give me a minute. I need to finish dinner and then I will change your… Read More Mommy Moments
Proverbs 4 is chock full of goodies! I love how King Solomon begins by telling us to sit up straight and listen. Haha! He knows this word is important. “LIVE!” He says. “LIVE!” Heeding good counsel, seeking wisdom and understanding afford you the opportunity to live life to the fullest. That’s what I want for… Read More Proverbs 4 – Wisely Guarding Your Heart
As I read the chapter for today and considered what I would write about it, I heard my husband listening to an Oprah Winfrey interview with Kevin Hart. In the interview Kevin Hart talks about the wisdom imparted to him by his mother. She specifically told him to read his Bible because he would need… Read More Proverbs 3 – Wisdom and Common Sense
Conversations with my two year old are usually quite hilarious! Jace is a funny kid. This morning we had an interesting conversation and I thought to myself, “I better write this down”. He is getting so big, so fast. I want to be able to come back to this conversation one day and laugh when… Read More Toddler Talkings
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!