My quote; my photos, trying something new. Because life is really too short to not make little memories. Have a wonderful weekend! … More QuoteSpirations: Build your Kids
I was just thinking how nice it is to receive a simple hello, a warm and genuine “Hey there!” And yes I’ll say hey since it’s the go to greeting in Georgia, my home state. Here you’ll receive a lot of “Hey ya’lls” and Watchya been up to?” I’ve lived in a lot of different … More Simple Hellos!: 52 Weeks of Thankfulness, Week 20
Life poses many threats for our kids. As parents, we do our best to make sure they’re safe; yet, it’s pretty challenging to run a checklist of every danger. As a community, we can certainly help to influence the awareness of carbon monoxide poisoning.
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I love Easter weekend, the sense of rebirth, the opening of one’s heart, and our greatest blessing… And yet, I believe my Easter weekends might be very different was it not for my neighbor Ms. S. For it was her gentle invitations to church that began our families journey towards Christ. First, I should return to … More 52 Weeks of Thankfulness: Week 14, Easter Blessings and Mowing Lawns
I am so thankful for this time of year as the longer days of baking mud pies begins! I hope you enjoy these images as I continue my “52 Weeks of Thankfulness” at Haddon’s Musings. A special thank you to Bernadette for allowing me to participate on this journey. As I’m out enjoying the sunshine, I hope … More 52 Weeks of Thankfulness: Week 11, Muddy Buckets
“He who has not Christmas in his heart will never find it under a tree.” -Roy L. Smith- As Christmas is around the corner, I wanted to share a few thoughts on how we might spread the joy of Christmas. It’s important to remember the little things really do matter; after all, they are the … More Sharing the Spirit of Christmas
Today we should take a moment and reflect on how we can play a role in Human Rights Day. In 1948, “the United Nations General Assembly adopted the Universal Declaration of Human Rights. In 1950, the Assembly passed resolution 423 (V), inviting all States and interested organizations to observe 10 December of each year as Human … More Reflecting on Iraq: A MilSpeak Publication
As we express our gratitude, we must never forget that the highest appreciation is not to utter words, but to live by them. ~ John Fitzgerald Kennedy I love this time of year! Thanksgiving is tomorrow! Time to cook a nice meal with all my favorite Southern fixins’–cornbread stuffing and fried turkey here … More Words Crush Wednesday: On Gratitude, Please Help Me Pay it Forward
“On this Veterans Day, let us remember the service of our veterans, and let us renew our national promise to fulfill our sacred obligations to our veterans and their families who have sacrificed so much so that we can live free.” -Dan Lipinski- Yesterday our family was honored to celebrate my husband’s 24 years … More Veterans Day: Remember the Families
I’ve been a bit quiet lately; forgive me, this mommyship took sail to Puerto Peñasco, also known as Rocky Point, a small fishing/resort city on the Sea of Cortez. While it’s also known for its dune-backed Sandy Beach and Bahía la Choya’s tidal pools. Donna’s family might also tell you it’s perfect for swimming, seashell … More Rocky Point, Mexico: An Invite to Family Traditions