Jellybeans

To the sound of fighting, my eyes slit open. The previous days migraine had not worn away with sleep. “They” say it’s a good thing to have kids so close together in age. My 2, 4, and 6 year old remind me daily that it’s not always a good thing. The fighting begins before I […]

First Year Homeschooling; A Developing Story

Back in the stone ages when I was in middle school and high school, I wanted to be home-schooled. Not because I wanted to laze around the house all day and play on ICQ or use my Nokia. No, no, my dear friend. I wanted to be home-schooled so I could work at my own […]

God of Creation

I’ve been going to Golds Gym for about 4 months now. I’ve shared conversation with maybe 3 people other than the childcare workers. Not that I’m a super grumpy person or avoid all conversation with strangers, but it seems like everyone is doing their own thing and focused. I packed my water bottle, phone, and […]

The short life of little bird.

The house stirred to life. We all met in the kitchen for coffee and cereal. Cocoa puffs, if you please, for my daughters. Strong coffee, if you please, for my husband and me. I looked out the patio door to see a small bird resting on our outside table. I had Sam walk out to […]