Tagged with children

CHRISTMAS MEMORIES OF A CHILD

CHRISTMAS MEMORIES OF A CHILD

“The magic of Christmas is not in the presents, but in His presence.” When my children were young, I played the Santa game right until the end.  When the boys stopped believing in Santa, they  pretended to believe because they didn’t want to disappoint me.  We always had a nice Christmas and I never overspent … Continue reading

BOY WONDER

BOY WONDER

“While we try to teach our children about life, our children teach us what life is all about”  Angela Schwindt Trying to get my youngest son away from his video and computer games is excruciating and painful.   Matt will play video games all day and night if you let him.  He starts playing a game and … Continue reading

ELF, ELF BABY

ELF, ELF BABY

“The mind’s first step to self-awareness must be through the body”  George Sheehan I happened to glance over at the line next to us, just in time to see an elderly lady’s jaw drop and then she covered her mouth.   I realized she was looking over in the boys’ direction and then I heard … Continue reading

TROUBLE IN PARADISE

TROUBLE IN PARADISE

An article I read on the internet prompted this post.  It was Jada Pinkett Smith speaking out about a controversial picture of her daughter Willow(fully clothed) lying in bed with a shirtless Moises Arias.  The picture did not depict sex, however what makes it controversial is the fact that Smith’s daughter is only 13 and … Continue reading

JUST BECAUSE IT ISN’T HAPPENING HERE

In light of Russia walking in and taking over the Ukraine and all the other places in the world where war is constant, we here in North America take for granted that our children can go to bed in peace and walk the streets without  fear of bombs,violence and bloodshed.  This blog is dedicated to … Continue reading

NOT MINE

War is brewing in our house  –  on one side my husband and I stand and on the other side stands our two children.  At one time Drew was on the  side of  the children, but my guess is he likes our bed too much and has since joined me!  Seriously the war is about … Continue reading

FATHER’S DAY

FATHER’S DAY

“One father is more than a hundred schoolmasters.” — George Herbert Happy Father’s Day weekend to fathers everywhere!

WHEN I WAS

WHEN I WAS

This quote was taken from expand the horizon: When I was 5 years old, my mother always told me that happiness was the key to life. When I went to school, they asked me what I wanted to be when I grew up. I wrote down happy. They told me I didn’t understand the assignment. … Continue reading

HAPPY MOTHER’S DAY!

HAPPY MOTHER’S DAY!

My favourite picture with the boys – oh my where has the time gone!  Can’t forget grandmothers,  after all that’s where it all started.  Below two very different woman but both have been a huge influence in all of our lives and helped shaped us into the type of people that we are today.  Same … Continue reading

LUNCH

LUNCH

I hate making lunches – really hate it!  I would love to tell you that I am this super organized person who has all the lunches packed, prepared the night before.  Not only am I prepared, the lunches are amazing and my kids gobble everything up, come home and tell me what a great mom … Continue reading