Category > The best time for planning a book is while you’re doing the dishes. ~Agatha Christie

Motherly wisdom.

I have learned some very valuable lessons this past week from my children. Here are my top 3. 1. Never, under any circumstance, allow your husband to leave for work while you are in the shower if you have a 2 year old. The result? Marker mayhem! 2. When both kids decide to hang out [...]

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Big news.

All right, so the big news is….number three is on its way! That’s right, I’m prego. Wonderful and exciting for our family, killer for my story. For anyone out there who has been pregnant, this funny thing happens to your mental capacity: it goes kaput. This time around has been really bad for me too. [...]

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Oh to be a child again.

So, it’s only taken me around the ballpark of ten years or so to come up with my storyline…the other day, my four year old wrote a book in the car on the way home from Grandma’s house. It went something like this: Once there was a Froggie. He went outside to play, but his [...]

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Behold, the power of chocolate.

I am not tall – I am a scanty 5 foot nothin’. But guess what? I am taller than my 18 month old. I have longer legs, which equals a greater stride. How then, can you explain the frankly inexplicable fact that she can out run me? I’ll tell you…chocolate. I am convinced that there [...]

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Laundry

Laundry is one of life’s viscous cycles. I may even go as far as declaring it the bane of my existence. I would love to write a paragraph about the depth of my dislike, but alas…I cannot find the words. Plus, I have about 10 loads that are sitting on my bed waiting to be [...]

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