Is Beauty always what it seems? Always a good thing?


Movies about high school, the most beautiful and popular girl….
Shallow and mean, almost evil…

Nature, beautiful and amazing snow scenery…..
Thousands without power, car accidents, money down the drain, parents unsure if little ones will be able to have a good Christmas now….


How can something so beautiful be so devastating? So opposite of what it appears?




Not always a good thing…

Not always what it seems…




Fun things you see at Walmart & on the way


I’m sure everyone has heard or seen the stereotypes that have to do with Walmart. If you haven’t, just google The People of Walmart and you should find plenty of funny things. Well, this post is a little late but with Christmas and everything, I figured it would be understandable.

During one day of Christmas shopping, hubby and I were on our way to Walmart. We were stopped at a red light when we looked over at the Burger King on the right side of the street. What we saw made me laugh out loud!!!


You can’t really tell because we were a little far away but….do you see the lump on the top of this car that is in the drive threw???


How about now?? That, my friends, is a deer! This person went hunting, bagged a deer, and then thought to themselves “Hey, let’s celebrate with some Burger King!!” Lol, I feel bad for the drive threw workers, can you imagine opening that window to the blast of dead deer carcass?? Blah!!!

Then we were driving around in the Walmart parking lot, looking for a parking spot. Drove past this car and had to put us in reverse so I could check to make sure I saw what I thought I saw lol.


I did blur the license plate to protect identities and all that stuff. But look!! A purple mustache on a car!!!


This was so funny, I couldn’t believe it. I’ve seen reindeer noses but never mustaches lol. I normally don’t follow the stereotypes of Walmart but these are definitely giving me pause lol.


Does anyone else see funny things on cars? Going down the road? In parking lots? Are you weird like me and take pictures or just laugh in the moment and let it go lol?

17 Things Boys Need from their Moms


Very sweet. Love this ❤ I do many of these with my two boys, some they are too young for 🙂

Life As I Know It

Children need many things from their parents. They need stability, protection, nurturing, and love. They also need other things, different things from each of their parents. I have seen several such lists, and I wanted to add my opinion into the mix.

Because I am a mommy to a little boy, this is what I know. So, here’s the list of things I pray I give to my little guy, in order to help him grow into a good man – the things I think every little boy needs from his mom.

A boy needs:

To be showered with affection – hugs, kisses, all of it. Until he is big enough to not want that anymore. Then he needs you to ruffle his hair, put your hand on his shoulder, and hug him anyway. He needs to know the importance of human contact so that he doesn’t keep it from…

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A Ten-Month-Old’s Letter To Santa


Very cute, very funny, very true lol 🙂

The Ugly Volvo

Dear Santa,

 I am a ten-month-old baby and I write because my mother has been sending out my “Christmas List” to people, and her list does not in any way represent the things I really want.  I could give two s#*ts about receiving stacking cups.

And I know you’re ready to make the joke about ten month-old babies and how all we want is the wrapping paper and the boxes.  Touché, SantaTouché.   We do, of course, want those things.  But I have a number of additional things I want very badly.

My list is enclosed below.  Have a lovely holiday.

-Ten Month-Old Baby

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A Comprehensive List of The Things I Want For Christmas:

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1.) This Laptop Cord


I want this laptop cord more than I have ever wanted anything.   Please.  I also want the power strip with…

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First Workout


My mom and I had both been wanting to sign up at a gym for awhile now. Well for Cyber Monday we took the plunge because they were having a sale: 30 Day Trial for only $5, how could you pass that up? So we signed up with Snap Fitness.


We finally got our access cards so today we went for our first workout!!! So exciting!

We got there and one of the personal trainers walked us through the machines and our first workout. It was fun, we both kept laughing at each other. It is always more fun when you workout with someone lol.


We did the treadmill, squats, plank, mountain climbers, leg presses, then did some of the machines to work the upper body. I must say…..I feel like a noodle!!! Lol, I feel good but I definitely feel like a noodle.


We are going back Friday for our next workout and I can’t wait! So excited to start getting my pregnancy weight off and getting back to a weight I feel more comfortable with. 🙂

William’s latest discovery


Today we are spending time at my mom’s. She has these two pink plastic cups that Isabelle and William have a ball playing with but normally it involves throwing them around or banging them on things. Tonight, William decided to try something new…..

He decided that he wanted to try to suction the cup to his face lol!!


I’m sure that anyone that has kids, has been around kids, or has been a kid themselves knows what happened when he did it…….

It made a farting sound!!!

Something so simple and so silly but it caught him so off guard that it sent everyone into laughter!!

This link is to the video of him doing it lol, enjoy!!! 🙂


William’s latest discovery – 12/10/13

~Sunshine Award~


Wow, my first award!! So Exciting!! Thank you to , you are an awesome blog with beautiful poetry and I absolutely love the pictures you post with your beautiful poems!


The Rules to the Sunshine Award are simple.

1. Display the Award on your Blog.

2. Announce your Honor (yes I’ve changed the word from win, I do so hope you don’t mind!) with a post and Thank the Blogger who Awarded you.

3. Present Several deserving Bloggers with the Award.

4. Link your awardees in the post and let them know of their Honor with a comment on their blog.

5. Share Some Interesting facts about yourself.

I am Honored to Nominate~

Love this mom’s Midnight Mommy Tips!!

This blog is just like the description, all things mom-ish 🙂

A wonderful mom that has a toddler and twins, hear about her stories!

How can this not be an awesome blog with a name like that?? Love her stories!

Now for a few things about myself…..

I absolutely LOVE to read but obviously, with 3 kids it doesn’t happen as much as I would like lol…

I make Nursing Necklaces, I call them Nursing Baby Neck Toys and I am selling them in a Consignment Shop for the first time in January 2014!!

My mom and grandma are my two Best Friends, aside from my husband, and we spend A LOT of time together!!

I grew up having dance parties in our living room with my mom and some friends atleast once a week, and I hope my kids enjoy the same thing and have the same memory!

I hope to one day start my own business, I just have to sort through my many ideas and pick one….

I hope you all enjoy the bright sunny smiles that these pages can bring, and hope you enjoy them as much as I do!! 🙂