No, I’m Not ‘Trying’ for a Girl

If I had one dollar for every time someone saw me with my three boys and said something like, “Oh, bless your heart. You’ve got your hands full,” or “Wow! You’re outnumbered, are you going to try for a girl?” Or my personal favorite, “It took my sister four boys before she got her girl.” […]

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The Pre-Teen.

Raising kids is hard. Raising a Pre-Teen Boy…Well, just pass the chocolate, please.

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North Carolina Soul

Nothing could ever convince me that I don’t have salt water in my veins. We made our annual Memorial Day pilgrimage to the New Bern area this weekend for some beach relaxation. After a crazy, busy start to the year and being primed with the knowledge that the next two months are going to be […]

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My Fight with the Middle Finger

The last 72 hours have been a journey, to say the least. On Saturday while I was out shopping with a girlfriend, Miles injured his leg. How? We don’t know. I have gotten tall tales ranging from sibling rivalry to dinosaurs. After him refusing to bear any weight on it since Saturday, a trip to […]

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Hisssssssy Fit.

Most people know that the most random things happen to my family.¬†Things that make you go, “Seriously?! Only you.” So yesterday when I got a call from Jack’s principal that started out as, “Don’t worry. Everyone is fine.” I knew it was going to be a typical Wednesday.¬†She continued to tell me that there had […]

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