Ivan’s 6 Year update

Ivan James turned six this month! He’s still a little guy like his mom. Ivan wears xs clothes for the most part , but can still wear certain 4t/5t. Ivan’s favorite food is still pizza. Any kind of pizza, all day, every day. Nutella is a close second. Milk is his favorite, preferably chocolate. He […]

30th Birthday

30. I gotta admit, It looks different than I thought it would, but its not half bad either. I envisioned being a full-blown adult by now, but I still have no clue what I’m doing. I have learned a lot in the first decade of my adulthood though. I’m proud of me for all the […]

Garage Makeover

Our garage is a catch-all. It is our home’s giant junk drawer. We have a million outdoor toys and things that need stored. It’s also my craft area because it can be ventilated. It’s always messy. In the summer, the kids drag out all their toys and then don’t put them away – that’s customary […]

Captain’s Log Day 2,998

I’m so ready for spring. This polar vortex has brought on my seasonal depression and exacerbated it tenfold. I find myself unmotivated in every way. I want to spring clean, but can’t seem to get the gumption. I haven’t blogged consistently in a good while. I’ve left my crafts to wait in the dark garage. […]

Captain’s Log day 2912

With Thanksgiving day passed, and Sylas going back to school this coming Monday, it feels like things could slow down for our house. But Sylas’ 8th birthday and Christmas right around the corner will give us plenty to keep busy. I don’t think that I’ve posted on here about virtual learning yet. Three weeks ago […]

Captain’s Log Day 2,766

These past couple of weeks have been hard. Motherhood is so hard sometimes. I’m running on little sleep, and my patience bank is in the red. All of the kids have been trying me in their own ways. Work has been stressful with ever-changing COVID procedures too. I’m single parenting most of the time because […]