Parenting

My tips and advice on being a stay-at-home-mom

7 tips and advice on being a stay-at-home mom

My two babies are the reason I was a SAHM for 5 years.  Plain and simple.  Being a SAHM isn’t as glorious and easy as some people think though.  Even without the daycare kids around, it wasn’t easy.  What happens […]

Explaining Dia de Los Muertos to my children

Explaining Dia De Los Muertos to My Daughter.

My roots are deep but cold and frail. They remain unseen. These roots that hide, grow warm on days like these. For the life I lived today will be remembered yet again tomorrow, and my roots will warm once more. […]

10 lessons my children have taught me as a parent

10 lessons my children have taught me as a parent

Believe it or not, kids do take part in the process of raising an adult into a parent.  I’m sure many of you reading this, who are parents, at one point or another have felt that becoming a parent means […]

In a funk part 2

In a funk

Sitting here on my comfy couch, listening to the t.v., typing away while someone outside is carelessly smoking a cigarette too close to our (open) patio door.  The faint sound of the propeller from the helicopter at the Hospital next […]