Holiday Plans

Happy Holidays everyone! I’m creating a new category for my website – Comic > 2017 – which means next year...

Christmas Game

Unpacking the Ornaments


The Hunter

I realized the moment I crossed over, from just your average mom to a true superhero, when I went crawling...

Autumn In The South

Autumn In The South

I love the spicy scent of fall in the air, when the leaves start to turn and we look toward...

Flying With Kids

We recently went on our first plane ride with three kids to Phoenix – and experience I was really dreading....

First Day of Homeschool

The first day of our eclectic homeschooling (though we learn all year) might involve some sweet potato pancakes with cinnamon...

Bad Yogurt

Life with an artist: In my defense, if you don’t put it in the fridge it doesn’t keep very long.

Just Tall Enough

Baby Mad

When you smile at a baby or toddler, you expect a smile back. It’s universal. People everywhere make weird faces at...

Beach Freedom

Beach Freedom

Curly hair has it’s own innate wisdom, and should you need to deal with it, it’s best to just go...

Supermom Moment – Grilled Cheese

Grilled cheese sandwiches are my perfect comfort food. It’s what my mom made when we were sick, or home from...

Getting the Kids Ready

Dressed Up

I realized recently that I am an “ambivert” – someone who exhibits characteristics of both an extrovert and an introvert, which would...

Spring Cleaning

True story. There’s more than one way to accomplish spring cleaning, and finding a spider is a great way to...

Pirates Are Extinct

Word for word. Might need to brush up on a few concepts.

Lessons to Learn


Mom Fuel

Coffee explains everything.

The Treehouse

Fortunately, my children have my sense of imagination.

The morning they all slept in

This beautiful moment lasted exactly twelve minutes. Also, I embellished a bit – I haven’t worn a wristwatch since 1994.