A THANK YOU LETTER TO NAPTIME


Life of a Mom, Life of Leigh

Games have been played, cartoons have been watched and lunch has been eaten.  Then, you show up.  I look forward to your arrival every Saturday and Sunday.  You are the most welcomed weekend guest.  Your arrival brings about a peace that passes all understanding.  Quiet fills the air.  When you’re around I’m able to be […]

September 23, 2018

How I Get My Kids To School On Time


Life of a Mom

My mom level just went up a notch.  My son started real school.  This brings a whole new meaning to my role as mom.  Now there is (real) homework, drop-off, pick-up, PTA, school fundraisers, tests…I’m tired just thinking about it! When both boys were at the same daycare our daily routine was set and executed […]

August 22, 2018

A Letter To My Son


Life of a Mom

It’s hard to believe it’s already been 5 years.  Mommy is so proud of the young man you are becoming.  You are kind, compassionate and have a genuine concern for others.  You’re not my baby anymore.  You’re my big boy going to big boy school.  I knew this day would come…just not so soon.  As […]

June 7, 2018

How I Get My Kids To Eat Veggies


Life of a Mom

How many times can a kid eat chicken nuggets before they get tired of them? Seriously, I want to know!  When I plan our menu for the week I am always looking for different dinner options for the kids.  Very seldom do they eat the same thing as me and my husband.  And, very seldom […]

May 29, 2018

Story Time: I Was “That Mom”


Life of a Mom

 Confession: I was “THAT MOM”! One day after work me and my boys went to dinner with my mom.  We landed on Panera because the boys really like their mac-n-cheese.  While they weren’t the best behaved in Panera, they weren’t terrible either.  They were just…loud.  I’m pretty sure they have no inside voice.  Or they […]

April 30, 2018

My Go To Pinterest Meal


Life of a Mom, Life of a Wife

If you’re like me you are constantly looking for meals to make that are quick, easy and pleasing to your family.  I am constantly scrolling Pinterest (follow me here) for a meal to add to our weekly meal plan.  So, I will save you some time and bring to you my tried and true Pinterest […]

April 25, 2018