Book Reviews, Family, Foster Parenting, Mina, These Lying Eyes

Who is this now?

Oh that's right me. I'm pretty sure I'm writing this. . . Life. Life. You know? Life. So for quick, emotionless updates.  On being a foster parent: it's hard.  On being a daughter: it sucks to have my parents across the country.  On being a mommy: awesome. Conflicting I know.  But that's how you know… Continue reading Who is this now?

Family, Foster Parenting, Writing

I am a crazy person.

SPOILER ALERT: This post is somewhat religious. I've been fairly clear about this crazy thing.  And here's the thing about this crazy thing.  I don't deal well with change or anxiety.  Now when these things start happening in my life.  I get a little mean.  And spiteful.  And snippy.  I get insanely furious at the… Continue reading I am a crazy person.

Family, Foster Parenting

Top 10s Reason Why My Mom is Better Than Yours….

Here's the thing about my mother.  She's enviable.  Honestly, enviable.  She's the type of mom we want to be.  She's the type of mom other people think, oh that would be nice.  She's awesome. And here are the 10 reasons why she's amazing for me: 10.  She had 6 kids.  She loves as all individually.… Continue reading Top 10s Reason Why My Mom is Better Than Yours….

Book Reviews, Foster Parenting, Writing

Trying something new…

So, if you've seen my shelves, you know they're bulging   I'm actually at the point where no more bookshelves will fit into my apartment and no more books will fit on my shelves.  😦 Clearly I need to move.  Especially since I'm not going to stop buying books.... Aren't these lovely.  I need something like this.  Times 10. This is my… Continue reading Trying something new…

Foster Parenting

This is my 100th post.

What the front door?~! There should be bells and whistles.  And chocolate and Dr. Pepper.  I'll take care of the last two for me. You're on your own. But here's an image to get you on your way. In honor of this post, I thought I'd ignore the whole foster parenting doo-dah and give my own book… Continue reading This is my 100th post.