Category Archive: Motherhood

The Littles

The Littles

While all the “big kids” were enjoying cousin camp my sister in law and I snuck out for a morning to enjoy some quality time …

 

Technical Support

Technical Support

Today I found myself chatting with technical support from a photo company for what seemed like an eternity while my two and four year old …

 

Love Potion #31

Love Potion #31

Happy Valentines Day!  I love having a specific day set aside to remind my family of how much I love them.  Cupid loves to bring …

 

Crazy Cores

Crazy Cores

  There is something immensely appealing about a “Kinder Surprise Egg” to the younger occupants of my household.  In fact, whenever a family member travels oversea …

 

Rocks

Rocks

After a long weekend away, my darling husband brought me a box full of ….rocks.  As he displayed them across my kitchen table and carefully …

 

Elevation

Elevation

Thanks to an inspired comment from a friend, I read an article this morning by Elder Holland entitled “The Tongue of Angels”.  It was the …

 

Listen Carefully!

Listen Carefully!

We have some important news!  Due to the untimely demise of Mac’s “Mobile Me”, The Adventures and Antics of The Dalton Gang has of necessity …

 

Reality Check

Reality Check

During my “rest and recovery” period this month I created the ideal homecoming scenario for the return of my older boys:  We would laugh and …

 

COPING MECHANISM

COPING MECHANISM

I love to run. I love lacing up my shoes. I love the feeling of my body being pushed and stretched. I love the social …

 

6 WEEKS

6 WEEKS

Today marks my 6 week milestone!  Yeah!  I should feel like I do when I reach the halfway point of a race–invigorated, motivated and filled …

 

Letting Go

Letting Go

    Occasionally,  you have moments that cause you to look at your children in a different light and recognize how quickly time is passing and how …

 

Screeching Halt

Screeching Halt

For as long as I can remember my life has moved at a break neck speed.  The constant conundrum is to figure out how to …