Be Googlable

I don’t know how it happened. I blinked twice, and now I have three kids in high school. Just yesterday, I was walking four little guys...

My humble drive to Florida

Everything about our family vacation to Florida was perfect........ with the exception of the LONG 14-hour drive there and back. First of...

Judge me on my first child, please

On Sunday, I dropped off my oldest son, Ky, to yet another weeklong, overnight camp. I found this really cool journalism camp in New...

The Secret to Affording Six Kids

People often ask me how I can afford to have six kids. I think people analyze their own financial struggles in today's economy and wonder...

Going to the Store

Last week, I was pleasantly surprised to learn that our 16-year-old son had used our car and debit card for a BJ’s run, while we were...

#Ditchuation

Varday and I just returned from one of our best Ditchuations, yet. Simply put, a #Ditchuation is a situation where you DITCH your kids....

Dorney Park

When I was younger, I spent this one summer with my grandmother. While I was there for the summer, my mom made plans to come and take my...

The Febrile Seizure

We have a really healthy set of kids. So far, we’ve had no major illnesses, no serious medical conditions, and no allergies that we’re...

The Gift of Failure

My oldest son is preparing to take his driver’s license test… again. Yes, he failed the first time around, and yes, he will hate that I'm...

Mother's Day vs Father's Day

Being a nurse, my schedule is pretty much set months in advance. This forces me to think ahead and plan my life accordingly. Back in...

Boy Moms: Stand Up

I am a mom of all boys. I have six sons, and their ages range from 16, all the way to 1. An 8-year age gap lies between the baby and the...

This is Middle-Aged Parenting

Today, Davis had his 15-month well visit. And although, he finally started walking last week, he is currently not meeting any of the...

The School Lunch Campaign

I read a report that suggests the current School Lunch System has evolved into a huge money-making business. This report is actually my...

Lemon Drop Martini, please

Last night, I went out to dinner with a close girlfriend and fellow mother, to discuss promising ventures ahead. As we sat down to chat,...

I am not a runner; I run.

Many people know that I run. In high school, I didn’t really play sports. Well, I was on the swim team in 9th grade but never a “running”...

The Non-Walker

My sister said I should start this blog off like an autobiography, with an overall summary of my family and build onto the stories from...

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