blog friends · feeding the baby · feeding the family · schedule

What’s For Dinner?

I have planned menus for a while now. But I like how this girl thinks. Maybe “girl” is offensive. I like how this woman thinks!!! Go here – you can get her February meal plan FOR FREE!! I downloaded it. It looks yummy & easy. And it might take some frustration out of what’s for… Continue reading What’s For Dinner?

blog friends · charity · finances


Today has been a bad single-income financial day for us. Two checks totalling $500 written within mere hours of each other. A furnace that needs completely replaced. Formula running out. And yet… Lacey at So Every Day (a FAB blog) challenged her readers to participate in giving to charity:water. She is participating in 30 Bloggers,… Continue reading charity:water

about me · blog friends · Little Man

Happy Blogoversary to Me!

It’s hard to believe I started this blog one year ago (with this boring post!). Blogging has brought so much into my life in the past year: Friendships…encouragement…support….education…information…the ability to encourage others…attacks (whoo-hoo for November!) So thank YOU to everyone who reads… If you lurk, take a moment and introduce yourself (unless, as always, you… Continue reading Happy Blogoversary to Me!

blog friends

Calling Detroit Bloggers & Babies!!!

Alright, so my brother lives in Detroit. Until June. Then he transfers to Key West. Who am I to complain? But my little family will be visiting his little family Memorial Day weekend. Who’s up for an adoption bloggers & babies get-together? You don’t have to have kids yet to participate!! Ideas I have so… Continue reading Calling Detroit Bloggers & Babies!!!

adoption journey · blog friends · questions · The Wait

Can’t Think of a Title…

How many more days until January 9? Why am I totally nesting? I mean, seriously…laundry load after laundry load…relining all the kitchen cabinets…rearranging rooms…cleaning…crying over things that don’t stay clean very long (courtesy of the mega-shedding dogs)…re-rearranging rooms…rearranging dresser drawers…cleaning out closets….making list after list… Why am I so moody? Why can’t I sleep? How… Continue reading Can’t Think of a Title…

anti-adoption · blog etiquette · blog friends

Rash of Attacks

If it’s my fault that my bloggy friends are being attacked in comments – I AM SORRY. It could be coincidence. I’d hate to think that whoever found my blog on Wednesday and posted spiteful comments then went through my blogroll spewing their venom onto those I follow – and respect – and learn from.… Continue reading Rash of Attacks

adoption journey · Baby · blog friends · faith · family · fear · infertility · questions

Thanks, Questions and Musings…

First, I have to say thanks to DINA who posted a comment on my last post. She’s new to my blog, but she left wonderfully helpful info. However, I don’t know what “pink lotion” is that she uses for her son’s hair. And I can’t seem to find a way to track back to her… Continue reading Thanks, Questions and Musings…