My facebook keeps blowing up. Blogs about moms in their 30’s, stay at home moms, working moms, moms doing this, moms doing that, moms who just need a break and are explaining this to their husbands. There are so many types of moms all in different arenas of life. It’s my turn. I am in a … More Just Another Mom Blog
Hey you wonderful people! I have just published…well yesterday…my new site that is all mine 🙂 http://www.trollsanddragons.com Come on over and join me there! I’m still working on some of the kinks so bare with me. But it’s super exciting!
Often times I remind myself of how the house in Cheaper by the Dozen looked. The counter full of dishes that were knocked over, the shoes, the closet stuffed with stuff and the yard full of toys. I try to ignore the fact that it was a movie and remind myself that I’m not the … More Breeding Clutter
My life is as real and as messy as it gets. A-“Momma can you wake up happy tomorow?” Me -“Am I kinda grumpy in the mornings?” A – “Kinda…a lot. So can you just try?” I’ve been trying! But to all you morning people out there I could really use a bite from your super … More Shingles and two year olds
Divorce sucks. Plain and simple, it’s not elegant, sophisticated, enlightening or freeing. It just sucks The other sleepless night it hit me that I have been a single mom for three years now. Three of the toughest years of my life and I pray they remain the toughest and stay right there in the … More Divorce Sucks
Last week…was one of those weeks. Filled with endless time-outs, corrections, privileges taken away, even mustard in the mouth for the boy that refused to keep his saliva in his mouth. The kid will now probably never like mustard…ever. Tantrums. I mean yell, scream, hit, throw, hurt yourself kind of tantrums, we don’t do those … More Bring on Summer!
What we keep hearing is eventually what we believe. Maybe that’s why every time I sit, relax and say “Hey God!” His first response is almost always, “I love you Jessi.” If you hear something enough, eventually it will become rooted in you and you will believe it. It will become your perspective. Maybe that’s … More Rooted
“I have 9 names mom!” little K (4) told me. “Oh yeah? What are they?” “Sir” and then he lists all his first, two middle and last Hilarious. Sometimes it’s easy to get overwhelmed with his older sister’s emotional, crazy, out of control-ness that I forget to enjoy the moments with her. It’s easy to … More My name is Sir.
I booked this years camping trip again! Yikes! 4 kids + 1 mom = crazy! Last year if you had asked me while we were in the middle of the; dirt infested children, stinky sweaty momma, living off of hotdogs and marshmallows, tent building with a 7 year old as your right hand man, peeing … More Here we go again!
Is anyone else incredibly bothered by the things that are ok to some, but if your perspective is different it’s not ok. As if one group of people’s opinion is the only way? I was sitting with Addy in the hospital last Sunday with a finger that had a significant strange bubble on it (burn … More My Opinion
Seperation and divorce. Those are now a part of my life. Something I never dreamed or planned to be part of my life. Marriage is something I fought for like a dragon fighting to keep it’s treasure. I gave it every once of energy. It is something I lost. Marriage is a two person road. … More 3 Years Later