Keep on Keeping On, Mama

Keep on Keeping On, Mama

“We worry about what a child will become tomorrow, yet we forget that he is someone today.” –quote by Stacia Tauscher; dancer + artist ———– I was thinking this morning about our kids.  The world tells us so many lies about kids. Kids are...
5 Tips When Visiting Alpine Helen, GA

5 Tips When Visiting Alpine Helen, GA

  Because we aren’t together often, we like to take “mini” adventures very frequently. Long weekends are the perfect opportunity for an adventure! This time, we met in the Northern Mountains of Georgia.  We were stationed in middle GA for four...
5 Tips for Traveling with a Toddler

5 Tips for Traveling with a Toddler

  Being in the military has it’s ups and downs. There are certainly many challenges like holidays missed together, moving away from family and friends.. well just moving in general, instability for kids, and truly I could go on and on… BUT we...
Friday Night Family Fun Night

Friday Night Family Fun Night

  So, during the week we get busy. We get tired. We are ready for bed (and by “we” I obvioulsy mean us Mamas and not our sweet sweet offspring). Basically, I’ve done away with TV during the week. I did this for lots of reasons. For one, my kids...
Waiting…

Waiting…

“Waiting for the fish to bite or waiting for wind to fly a kite. Or waiting around for Friday night or waiting perhaps for their Uncle Jake or a pot to boil or a better break or a string of pearls or a pair of pants or a wig with curls or another chance. Everyone is...
3 things to start doing with your family TODAY

3 things to start doing with your family TODAY

We live in such a fast-paced world. No matter how many items we check off of our to-do list each day, there is always more to do and we never feel like we’ve accomplished enough. We spend time each day comparing ourselves to the rest of the world on social media...
Book Review (Guest Post from Lindsey!)

Book Review (Guest Post from Lindsey!)

I read a lot….I think I must get it from my grandmother, LaRue, I cannot even imagine the number of books she has read in her lifetime. I will go ahead and put it out there that I love chick lit, romantic comedies, stories of redemption….you get the point....
Learning to Live While We Wait: An Introduction

Learning to Live While We Wait: An Introduction

Preface: I wrote this post about a year and a half ago, when I was thinking of starting this blog. This was my “why.” I have a few musings from the time since then. Check it out here. For my entire life, or as long as I can remember, I’ve been a go-getter....

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