Posts from May 2016

When Helping Hurts

As a family, we work well together as a team…and typically we are able to help each other. However….there are times when our attempts to help actually hurt the cause…such as: The time our youngest attempted to help mom by handing her the eggs (see attached pic). Or when he decided to get his own […]

Different Wavelengths

This past week my son asked his sister if the treat he was holding was a “chocolaticle or a fudgesicle.” It was an honest question…and not hard to understand his thought process. Dallas loves chocolate and he loves popsicles so it would seem to make sense that the name of that icy chocolate treat would […]

Lessons from a Leaf Blower

This past Monday I purchased the final piece of my “make our yard look amazing” portfolio. Call me crazy, but I enjoy mowing my lawn. Notice I said my lawn…NOT YOUR LAWN…so don’t get any ideas 🙂 🙂 :). There is something incredibly fulfilling for me to cut and trim the grass and then sit […]