People often ask me what makes St. James different. I always puzzle at that question. I mean, clearly, I’m a biased source given that I’ve worked there for the last 12 years. But…the truth is, I do think the place I work is special, and I’m pretty certain that it isn’t just because I work there, but instead, … Continue reading No one sits alone!
Let there be speech! A little over a year ago our youngest son, Fletcher was a little over one year old. This sweet little nugget of goodness was so full of energy. Loved to be outside, loved his “guys” (aka Hulk, Captain America, Iron Man and Thor) and was obsessed with his animals. Every day … Continue reading Let there be speech…
If you are anything like me, it’s right about now you start to have summer coming to an end anxiety. Not because I’m not ready to go back to school or because I’m not ready for my kids to have some structure in their day to day but because I begin to wonder about all … Continue reading Right About Now…Pep Talk Time
Just one more… So tonight, I was extremely tired. I woke up at 4:00 to go to the bathroom, because Heaven forbid I not wake up to make that happen. Anyhow, as I stumbled back to bed I found that I couldn’t go back to sleep. When my alarm rang at 5:30 so I could … Continue reading Just one more…
I'm very excited about this post. It's packed with so much awesome I really hope you all take the time to read it. The story of a little boy who gets his dream can't help but inspire you! Read, Enjoy, Share!
I hope you dance….. Sometimes as a mom you get stuck in the pragmatic way of thinking. Some of the words used to describe pragmatic include no nonsense, business like, sensible, matter of fact and practical. Yep, that sounds like me as a mom. Last week I had a very pragmatic moment as a mom. … Continue reading I Hope You Dance
Today, I want to thank all the people who get stuck sitting around our crazy family at mass. Yes, at church. I want to celebrate the awesome of all the people who sit around families like mine, who are wildly distracting, yet still manage to get something out of mass. I also want to celebrate … Continue reading Second Pew, Far Right Side