Category: And Working Mother

As a wife and working mother of three boys, I blog for the sake of my family because if I don’t make notes here about where they can all find their socks, they’ll be lost without me when I’m gone.

What Follows the Golden Rule?

It’s been just my six year old and I this afternoon and I find these sweet moments alone with him to be so peaceful. He’s such a great helper and wildly entertaining. After a few hours of hanging around, cleaning, and watching Sponge Bob, I took him with me to Starbucks for my daily fix. Little did I know we’d end up having a deep discussion about the Golden Rule.

Speed and Agility Training

You got it, sports parents – it’s that time of year again. I have three boys and we’re gearing up for three sports this season. Just like school, a little extra practice at home can make all the difference in…

Toby Keith and How I Made a Fool of Myself

Parents will do almost anything for kids.  Not just their own kids, but their siblings’ kids, their best friends’ kids, the kid down the street…sometimes just any kid at all.   So, last year, when my friend (who is like a…

Busy as a Bee

I know – friends and family are starting to wonder where I’ve been but it’s been a crazy week.  Besides my work project continuing to fall apart at the seems (taking me along with it!), I was buried in a…

Sharpen Your Pencils

That term came up in a call today and it got me thinking.  I started looking around my office and there wasn’t a single pencil in sight.  I haven’t written with a pencil in ages.  I have pens…lots of pens. …