September Already!?!

Wow.  September came in like a flash.  It seems like we just rang in the new year! It’s just about time to get to the “fall things” like cleaning up the yard, garden, and flower beds.  Preparing for winter.  Doing the autumn cleaning and preparing for the house to be closed up for months on end.  Wash the curtains and air everything out.  Wash away  the summer allergens. I love fall, but it’s sad at the same time.  This summer … Read more

Happy August!

I have a secret. I love this time of the year.  By the end of summer vacation, I am MORE than ready to send the kids back to school–especially the big ones with their attitudes.  Please tell me that I am not the only mom who feels this way!  I understand it’s not PC to say, or even think, that you want a break from your kids, but I did.  And I am definitely ready for days full of silence, … Read more