Category Archives: Childcare

A Funny Story, Sorta

My mom and I speak on the phone a couple of times a week and we see each other about every other weekend.  We have a good relationship and she helps with my son when I need it.  She is … Continue reading

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The Newness

With the entrance of Spring, there is a feeling of renewal.  I cannot wait for warmer weather, green leaves and grass and my son’s soccer practices and games.  But with this spring, there are also some challenges coming my way … Continue reading

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A Year Later, Remembering My Journey

  As much as I would like to think I am over my impending divorce and the end of my marriage, there are always little reminders of what used to be. The other day I attempted to create a log … Continue reading

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Where There is Drama, There Can Be Happiness

I am happy to say, there is still drama as it relates to the STBX.  I wish like hell there weren’t just because that means some discomfort to my boy.  But alas, I cannot protect him from all disappointment, even … Continue reading

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Disappointment is the New Norm…

So, I have finally gotten moved.  I am loving my new place and I like the new city I live and work in.  It has so much more to offer us.  There is more in the way of entertainment and … Continue reading

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Too Little Time

I would not say that a lot has happened in the last month and a half since I last wrote here, but then again, a lot has happened, and I a tired. I started my job July 2nd as a … Continue reading

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Looking Forward

As ominous as the coming days are feeling, I am also looking forward to quite a few things. I received a memo on Friday explaining that my last day of work will be May 31.  I will get a week … Continue reading

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A Message for Women and Mothers

I am getting a little riled.  Maybe I should not spend so much time on Facebook, but well, I have nothing better to do at work.  I recently saw a post on The Today Show FB page about the Time … Continue reading

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What? Who? Me? Shut up!

Today, I begin by focusing on something good.  In fact, it’s excellent.  It has made my day and the day is just beginning.  It is quite amazing that one can be thrown a curve ball one day and then find … Continue reading

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Obsessed

I am going to admit it.  I am totally obsessed with what my husband is doing and who he is doing it with.  His girlfriend’s Facebook page is set to public and can go view it anytime I’d like.  I … Continue reading

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