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Sleepy Saturday

Sirius has the right idea. Baby, it’s cold outside, and I plan to stay in.

Yesterday, our grass was green and my children were outside playing, wearing light jackets and sneakers. 512 more words

Big Family Life

Punching Christmas in the face.

While I was driving Amiya to rehearsal today I had this overwhelming feeling of hatred towards Christmas. Without warning and before I could stop myself I muttered “I hate Christmas!” Then I continued to go on a rant of how I can’t stand how materialistic this country is and how people are addicted to shopping and spending money on crap they don’t need. 478 more words

Large Families

Little Linus

Some babies carry around blankies – I’ve had three who did.

But I guess other babies, like my nearly two year old, prefer their pillow. … 12 more words


Special Time With My Little Big Man

Number two turned thirteen this week and I got that sinking feeling that comes with your little one turning into a teenager!

He is growing into an independent young man that has a little job at our local skatepark and loves to spend time on his beloved X Box which leaves little quality time for us as a family. 208 more words


Rainy days and Family Games

Yesterday we sat down to play a family game. It has been a long time since all 8 of the kids that are with us full time, my husband and I have been able to do that. 1,522 more words

Blended Family

Mom the Disciplinarian: Not Easy, but Necessary

All moms experience that beautiful moment when our sweet toddlers place blocks into a bucket at our request. We clap real hard and so do they. 862 more words

Mothering Trials

The Evil Clock

I hate you, Clock
With your taunting “tick tock”
An evil slave driver
With your constant reminder
Of my long to-do list.
I’ll slit my wrist… 13 more words