“I will not play tug o’ war. I’d rather play hug o’ war. Where everyone hugs instead of tugs, Where everyone giggles and rolls on the rug, Where everyone kisses, and everyone grins, and everyone cuddles, and everyone wins.”- Shel … Continue reading Giggling is contagious: fact.
This week has been a busy one, talking about your taste in music, Monkey Moms, virtual tours of our new “home”, meeting a very inspirational Monster Fighter and so today is a day for few words, and to go back … Continue reading A Friday and Weekend dedication…for ‘newfavoriteday’s.
“A house is made of walls and beams; a home is built with love and dreams.” ~ Unknown If you have ever moved, then you know and understand all too well how it feels to try and settle in. If … Continue reading When our “new” house finally became our home.
The strength of motherhood is greater than natural laws. ~ Barbara Kingsolver Oh how true this is, whether you are a Tiger, a Dragon or some other kind of mom, like me. Since I have finally managed to collect myself … Continue reading Not A Tiger Mom, Not A Dragon Mom, What kind of Mom am I?
“Those who danced were thought to be quite insane by those who could not hear the music.” ~Angela Monet It could be said that Q, E, KSP and me suffer, or in my mind benefit, from some of this insanity. … Continue reading Happy Monday! A Playlist for’yournewfavoriteday,’ you created it!
“What is important in life is life, and not the result of life.” ~ Johann Wolfgang von Goethe As you may be able to tell from some of my recent posts, I feel like perhaps I am healing, little bits … Continue reading The snow has stopped and sun shines again.
Intense love does not measure, it just gives. ~ Mother Teresa There are so many ways in which I could take this post today as I feel like a cog in a wheel of emotions. Every spoke leads down a … Continue reading A special day…the wondertwins turn 2.
“Love knows no limit to its endurance, no end to its trust, no fading of its hope; it can outlast anything. Love still stands when all else has fallen.” – Unknown In the spirit of my Moment of Rest Post … Continue reading It’s good to remember… it reminds us to celebrate the moment you know you can let go.
“It is not good for all our wishes to be filled; through sickness we recognize the value of health; through evil, the value of good; through hunger, the value of food; through exertion, the value of rest.” ~ Dorothy Canfield … Continue reading Take your moment of rest, you deserve it!
“Low self-esteem is like driving through life with your hand-break on.” ~ Unknown I like this quote because it is both a humorous visual as well as a bit sobering. I think about self-esteem often as it relates to myself … Continue reading Can we and should we protect our little girls’ self-esteem?