While I’ve been on a maternity break from anything PreachTeach (well… anything for that matter), I have been putting serious (although sleep-deprived) thought into my future as The Preach Teach. When I started this blog (Read my first post here), it was more for the purpose of keeping my feet wet in the teaching world. … More What is my next step?
I forget things. Frequently. I forget to turn the oven on. I forget to switch out the laundry so I rewash it only to forget again.When people ask how old my daughter is, I just say, “She’ll be two in March.” (I’m too fuzzy for math). I’m pregnant with my fourth child and the forgetfulness has … More “You won’t be perfect.” Advice for a first-time mom
“Mommy, you’re just a kid mom!” This is what I hear from the mouth of my sweet and introverted, Moo, who is strapped in his carseat in the rear of the van. “You’re just a kid mom. Dads and Grandmas work, but you are just a mom.” Just a mom. In his little four-year-old reality, … More Just A Mom!
He started at the bottom. My stubborn, fearless boy turned 4 today. In fact, today was his GOLDEN birthday. He didn’t really understand the symbolism, but he was one happy boy playing with his new toys, running around in his new Batman shirt, and eating his third piece of chocolate cake. When my son was a … More Keep Climbing: Happy 4th Birthday!
Growing up, my family always paired off- Dad and me versus Mom and my brother. Our favorite was playing the Alphabet Game on road trips. Since Dad was always in the drivers seat, he and I ALWAYS won because Dad would just happen to take a different route to Grandpa’s house just to pass the … More Happy Mother’s Day
What is one thing that would symbolize you- your qualities, your spirit, your personality? Can you think of one? I can’t. My mom wrote a post on Facebook that I’m going to repost here, but I think she put it so simply. Ol’Blue was everything that Dad was… Available. Helpful. Strong. Old-Fashion, a “Good Ol’ … More Goodbye Ol’ Blue
My good friend, Jane posted this picture onto her Facebook page: She explained that each member of her family came up with a word to describe what they expect the new year to bring (Such a Cool and Powerful idea!). This got me thinking; what do I expect for the year 2013? I’ve never really … More 2013- The year to “Do It Anyway!”