No one will give you time…

“Time you enjoy wasting is not wasted time.” ― Marthe Troly-Curtin, Phrynette Married I spend a lot of time reading (as you might notice via my blog postings) but I also read a lot about self-development, parenting, organizing time, empowerment, giving myself and others grace, etc. The list could go on and on. I amContinue reading “No one will give you time…”

Gardening and the local gang of bunnies

I don’t have a “green thumb”.  I rarely can keep anything besides a cactus or succulent plant alive in my house for more than 2 months.  However, I do like to garden (or attempt to) with my kids.  Let me tell you, we have had many, many, many failed years of gardens.  Gardens destroyed byContinue reading “Gardening and the local gang of bunnies”

I Stepped on the Scales Today…

Today, at the local wellness center, I decided to step on the scales.  Like what you use at the doctor’s office.  I normally would take off every piece of clothing possible and shoes, hoping to lessen the load.  I know this has little impact but makes me feel better.  Those types of scales hide nothing. Continue reading “I Stepped on the Scales Today…”

Addicted to Organizing

  It’s true, I have a couple of addictions.  Step 1 is to confront the addiction which means to admit that I have one (or a couple).  So, my addictions include: Starbucks coffee, Jcrew clothing, and organizing (everything).  There, I admit it.  This blog post will focus on how I organize my home and life. Continue reading “Addicted to Organizing”

Are We Over Medicating Our Kids?

As I was helping check kids in for a summer camp, I noticed the line for the nurse continued to grow longer and longer.  Even after we were done checking in around 250 kids (ages 9-12) the nurses line was still 30 people deep. Each one had a zip lock bag with not one, butContinue reading “Are We Over Medicating Our Kids?”