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"When words fail, music speaks" - Songs for my boys

When the boys were babies, I had a special song for each of them that I use to sing when I put them to bed. Actually, there were two special songs for each of them. 871 more words

Single Mom

Still Holding Onto this Gift, 26 Years Later

When I was ten years old, my family and I did something that was rare for us: we went on vacation.  During that weeklong trip, someone gave me a gift; and believe it or not, I’m still holding onto it today.   902 more words


So Look Who Turned 2

So this week my little girl turned two. I can’t believe it. It just seems like yesterday we came home from the hospital. Now she is running around and speaking full sentences. 251 more words


My Birth Mom by Emily E. Adkisson

Loving and gracious the
Women I’ve never met.
She made a difficult decision and
She will debate that decision for the
Rest of her life. 81 more words

Clean Jokes

100 ways to raise my daughter

So I’ve done a couple of blog posts about Raising a girl a man’s way and Things I want to hopefully teach my daughter, however I wanted to list some of the ways I will be looking to raise my daughter. 1,084 more words

Baby Girl

Home-Made Meatballs

I’ve never been a fan of meatballs because I never know what is in them (It’s one of those weird things I have) but the other day, I bought 3 lbs of ground beef and I was tired of making the same dinners over and over again that I decided to make some meatballs. 269 more words


The Birthday Stress

My toddler is turning three years old soon which means she will be having a party. I enjoy putting together parties for her; all the bright colors, sparkles and creative silliness is quite fun for me. 284 more words