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Queen of the Fairies.

Long live the Queen. Queen of the fairies, that is.

I’ve been missing from here, I know. At the end of January, we received the devastating news that my beloved aunt had ovarian cancer. 1,565 more words


My spirited child!

When I tell people that my first born child is my hardest but best child, they rarely understood what I meant. I once read a book called, “how to raise a spirited child” and I felt like the book could have been written about my little girl. 144 more words


Attention Irregularities

This photo does not do my daughter justice. Imagine her pulled up to where her hands are, shaking and sobbing because she can’t go any higher and is afraid to fall. 191 more words

Life And Home

Wild Horses...

Mommy victory!  I speak in pictures.  I’m a visual person.  The good news is, my eldest offspring understands things in pictures!

If you have a “spirited child” a wild child, a strong willed child, a feisty child, a Dennis the Menace, and the list goes on… you know that they can go from zero to 50 over almost nothing.  611 more words


My spirited child

My first born was a handful, not because she was my first born but because she was “spirited”. Although life as you know it changes when motherhood begins, my first born was a spunky little thing. 86 more words


My spirited child, everyone else's problem

Back at the end of October, I received a hand written, pointedly composed note from Penelope’s kindergarten teacher indicating that despite being spoken to each day, she did not seem to be able to control her impulses to answer questions without raising her hand, raising her voice to call across the room at her friends, interrupting, etc. 880 more words


A Haircut

My daughter (age two and a half) has beautiful curly blonde hair. It’s very thick for her age but, as is common in little people, it didn’t grow in evenly yet. 226 more words

Spirited Child