Sharing a post with so much heart: Happy Donna Day.


I had every intention of doing the usual commercially-driven Valentine’s Day festivities this year. You know, a basket of trinkets and sweets from the dollar store and fancy, store-bought cupcakes that we’ll ooh and aah over for a few minutes and I’ll toss by the end of the week while the kids are in school. But I this morning I started reading Mary Tyler Mom’s post about raising money for pediatric cancer, and my plans quickly changed. I remembered the flood of emotion I felt when I read Donna’s Cancer Story and my heart ached for her mother. I hope I… Continue reading Sharing a post with so much heart: Happy Donna Day.

Weekly Photo Challenge: Ready, Set, Live.


“We are always getting ready to live, but never living” ~ Ralph Waldo Emerson Within this smile, is a spirit that is in fact living and ready for anything that comes its way. Little E inspires me everyday to look … Continue reading Weekly Photo Challenge: Ready, Set, Live.

“The Shining,” Presents and the Leopards. Rules for Dressing Twins.


“There are two to kiss, and two to hug and two to love with all my heart.” ~ Unknown People always ask me if the minis have a special twin connection and the answer is yes.  Today though, we will … Continue reading “The Shining,” Presents and the Leopards. Rules for Dressing Twins.

“Mynewfavoriteweek’ly Inspiration”: An Interview with Katherine Stone of “Postpartum Progress”


“Don’t judge each day by the harvest you reap, but by the seeds that you plant.” ~ Robert Louis Stevenson I could not have come up with a better quote to introduce you to our guest for this week’s “Mynewfavoriteweek’ly … Continue reading “Mynewfavoriteweek’ly Inspiration”: An Interview with Katherine Stone of “Postpartum Progress”

Out on a Limb, An Intersection in Life.


“1) She doesn’t get eaten by the eel at this time. 2) WHAT!? 1) I’m explaining to you because you look nervous. 1)I’m not nervous. Well, maybe I was a bit…concerned but that’s not the same thing.” ~The Princess Bride … Continue reading Out on a Limb, An Intersection in Life.

The winner of the beautiful charm necklace and an amazing story…


This image seemed ever so appropriate as I announce the winner of the lovely charm necklace giveaway.  First, let me say that KSP selected the name in a random drawing, so you can both love and hate him…visualize me pointing … Continue reading The winner of the beautiful charm necklace and an amazing story…