Monthly Archives: June 2010

Simplicity: The Donate Movement

I’m cleaning my house before my house guests arrive. I have my mother in law and sister in law and nephew coming for about two weeks. I’ve been neglecting my home – we’ve been trying to make the most of our summer – by going to $1 movies, the pool and playing with friends. I […]

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got drawings? (and crafts, pictures, artwork, worksheets…)

If you have children you will immediately understand my circumstances, if you don’t, well you may still be able to emphathize to some degree. I have three children. All three children attend school of some sort. PDO, preschool, elementary school. On top of that my children love to draw, color and create. I am not […]

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Summer School and Metamorphisis

I don’t remember my mom ever specifically sitting down and making me work in workbooks in the summer after school got out. No, I filled my days playing, riding my bike and going to the park. Times were different back then – easy, less stress. I sound like I’m 90 don’t I?  I look at […]

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Being a Stay @ Home Mom

I’ve been enjoying my summer. We joined the pool and we’ve been there quite a bit. We get their early, we stay for a few hours and the kids come home tan, tired and happy. I feel very blessed that for the last 8 years I have been able to be with my children. I […]

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annie gets her groove back and garden goodies

So for the last six months or so I’ve been lagging. exhausted. not myself. If you saw me on the street you probably wouldn’t have guessed – but you also didn’t know I was an academy award winning actress either? Did you? In my normal skin I could generally conquer the world and all things […]

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