We Shall Snuggle

I’m not super affectionate and I am especially not a “snuggle” person. Don’t get me wrong, I’m not a cold ice queen or anything, I just don’t love to sit around and cuddle. But after my husband snapped a picture of my daughter and I snuggling one cold winter day, I may be changing my ways……

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Grandma’s Pins on Display

I’ve got a sick kid and we are stuck in the house for the day. You know what this means! Laundry, laundry, laundry and projects I’ve been wanting to do. This time I arranged my Grandma’s beautiful pins in a shadowbox for display. I’ve written before about taking heirlooms out of the boxes and putting…

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Lies I tell my kids

We teach our kids about being good people. No stealing, no saying “potty” words, no pushing, hitting or lying. So as parents we’ve stopped a lot of our own bad behavior to set a good example, right? Maybe you don’t drop the f-bomb or cuss quite as much. But.. what about lying? I got to thinking…

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Hair Fight. I won.

My just turned 3 year old refuses to let me touch her hair. Like, seriously…. I can’t brush it, comb it or fix it. My method of operation is to put tons of conditioner in her hair in the bath, quickly run my fingers through it and let it dry. It is what it is,…

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Are you the “puke” parent?

Some things are negotiable, others are not. Agreeing that the husband will handle the situation when a kid pukes = check. Having a stomach virus hit when said husband is gone = wait… what? UGH! Houston Moms Blog :: Puke. Click on the link above to see how puke changed my perspective on parenting. Making the…

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