The Coat of Many Colors

A few years ago my daughter really wanted a specific camouflaged coat. Please with sugar on top, oh please mom, I’ll do anything wanted that coat. And I really wanted to get it for her. The only problem was that it cost $140 and I had 3 kids that needed new coats that year. We […]

How to check your hotel room for bed bugs….

Bed Bugs….Yuck!!   According to Wikipedia: Bed bugs are parasitic insects of the cimicid family that feed exclusively on blood. The term most commonly refers to members of the genus Cimex of which Cimex lectularius, the common bed bug, is the best known as it prefers to feed on human blood. Also it says; A number of adverse health effects may result from bed bug bites, […]


I was pregnant for 3 years. I’m not crazy; my uterus just forgot to put up the closed sign. If I could go back and space my kids out a few years, I wouldn’t do it. I love the togetherness that having them so close creates.  They go through stuff together, they never feel like […]