How Do You Do It Mom


I was unloading the dishwasher Saturday afternon and Juliana was sitting at the kitchen table eating a snack. She looked up and said, “How do you do it Mom?” How do I do what I replied. “How are you such a good mom? You always give us what we need without asking. You always . . . → Read More: How Do You Do It Mom

$100 Spending Money at Disney World


Aunt Nancy gave each of the children $100 to spend while we were at Disney World. My prediction going into the week was that Wyatt would quickly spend all of his money, Juliana would be very careful about her purchases but spend the money if she found something she really wanted, and Ruslan would . . . → Read More: $100 Spending Money at Disney World

7 Quick Takes: Rock-a-Bye Boom Boom and More


Lifting the 7 Quick Takes concept from Jennifer at Jayesel Р7 quick things that have happened recently.


Juliana is fascinated¬†by the fact that I have a science degree and therefore I am a scientist. Not just any scientist, the most brilliant scientist in the world. On a regular basis she asks about my . . . → Read More: 7 Quick Takes: Rock-a-Bye Boom Boom and More

Turn that frown upside down


Yesterday was a no good, very bad day for me. Due to a series of unrelated events I spent a good bit of the day in tears, but that’s not the subject of this post. I woke up feeling sad today and wanted to stay in bed, but I got up and showered and . . . → Read More: Turn that frown upside down

Ponytail and random comments

Juliana’s hair is getting so long. She usually doesn’t want me to pull it up, she prefers to have it down so she can shake it

Not sure what we are going to do for the summer, but for now it is long enough to pull back in a ponytail!

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