5 Reasons Why Change is Good

Jackson just finished having his first practice with his new team.  A new team with NONE of last year’s newest, best-est, closest neighbourhood friends on it. Jackson was pretty upset that he wasn’t on his good friends’ team.  He cried.  He cried a lot.  I tried to explain.  He ignored my explanation.  He continued to believe […]

Back to School = Back to Tears

Both the Monkee children are going to elementary school this year.  I know it’s September but our family calendar year starts and ends with the school year.   It is a major milestone in our house, as both children will be in school all-day and I will have a whole day free to myself- if you call laundry […]

Reasons Why Easton and I are Flipping for Triple Flip Wear

 I am impressed with Triple Flip wear for a number of reasons.   Easton is a perfect size 1.  Yes, a 1.  What is a 1? A 1 is the start of the Triple Flip sizing chart.   Triple Flip Wear has deleted the traditional sizing of XS, S, M, L, XL  and utilized a numbered sizing system […]

Life and Death

It had been a couple days since I had heard or seen Jackson’s girl hamster named Marvin.  The last time was when we had cleaned her cage.  But usually we see her at bedtime, poking her nose out and having a snack. I got concerned.  Concerned that she may have escaped.  It was the only […]

I’m Sexy and I Know It!

I’M SEXY AND I KNOW IT! No, I am not talking about myself here.  This little ditty is what my 4 year old is singing out loud in public.  It’s also combined with a very attitude-ish type hip wiggle.  All to this song by LMFAO.  I am left baffled at how she knows this song?  I […]

Busted!

Mondays.  This Monday I could have stayed in bed.  This Monday the kids could have stayed in bed.  This Monday we all stayed in bed until 8 am.  The we had to rush. As we were rushing around to get everyone dressed or actually have Mommy watch everyone get dressed, Easty says “look what I […]