Category Archives: Mommyism

On the eve of a big day …

My one and only mini-man turns five tomorrow.  Five years old.  It happened quicker than I thought.  I am torn between my pride and love for him and my sadness that it is going by too fast.  I don’t want … Continue reading

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Grace and praise as my afternoon parenting lesson

I had a moment today that as a parent leaves most of us embarrassed and apologizing longer than necessary.  I had a friend stop by my home and my son, who needed a nap but refused, was on the couch … Continue reading

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I grew up knowing I wanted a big family.  I wanted that cliche family with lots of children, craziness, and love.  Always full of love.  I knew before I even met someone I loved enough to marry that I was … Continue reading

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I become Mommy.

Last night, I was talking with a good friend of mine.  I have known him since I was 15 years old; we have lost and regained contact a few times over the last 19 years (What?!?!?!?! When did 19 years … Continue reading

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Pre-K Graduation …

Today is a day I’ve been excited for and dreading since the moment my son was born – he graduates pre-school years and will enter Kindergarten in the fall.  The school has set up a full graduation ceremony, complete with … Continue reading

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Injustice and children …

There are times where I see something that affects me to a point where I cannot see past it; images keep playing in my head, sounds and smells stay with me, but above all of it, the feeling sticks somewhere … Continue reading

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Powdered Sugar, a plunger, and a hot glue gun.

Today has been the kind of nutty day that pretty much explains my life :).  It was a day where I could lock my office door and get a lot of work done, a day where I got the pleasure … Continue reading

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