Now that I have your attention, my blog can begin. Last night I participated in a four hour ALICE training to prepare me for an active shooter situation at school. What I learned could be used in a mall, church or college campus. I admit I was not prepared for what I would experience. My … More Will Run When Necessary
I aim for one monthly activity for myself but it doesn’t always happen. When I go out looking cute, I see no one. When I go out last minute with leggings, a hoodie and a baseball cap, I see everyone. When it comes to the dating game I’m not the best at reading signals. For … More I Need A Pick Up Line ASAP
I’m trying to figure out why she doesn’t like her clothes on hangers. In the center of her room is a pile of clothes that resembles a mountain and it’s driving me crazy. This is not a straight line of clothes placed strategically in her room. This is pile of her things that make her … More Autism Is That You?
I thought my Bye Felecia bell was the best, that was until I got my badass button. The badass talking button has five phrases for your pleasure. “You are a badass!” “Feed fear a suck-it sandwich!” “Do what you love.” “You create your reality.” “You can dooo eeet!” Just imagine pushing the badass button before … More Hit the Badass Button
This wasn’t planned at all it was cold and windy outside. Harrison’s shirt had a stain on the front and Syd was wearing the same denim jacket from last year’s Christmas card photo card. It didn’t matter because I saw an opportunity and I took it. Any other time I would have been upset that … More Jump Out Of The Car And Pose For The Camera
Once a month I’ve started scheduling “me time”. As much as I would love to schedule time with friends, some months I celebrate “me time” all by myself. My “me time” activity also has to fit into my budget. In August I signed up for a sled workshop. I completely forgot about it until the … More Let It Snow
Sydney loves all holidays and her joy being surrounded by family isn’t something that we always experienced. Today she’s counting down to a bonfire at Uncle Jake’s house tonight, maybe that’s why she got all fancy this morning. Each year I say I’m not going to stress about the holidays and I’ve gotten better. Yes, … More Tis the Season