Being a Stay at Home Mom

Monopoly and Cuddles ~ Nov. 2020

Yesterday was a pretty lazy, cozy day at our house. I stayed in bed longer than normal and just enjoyed the rest. My youngest slept in, too. Once we did get up, we snuggled on the couch for a long time. 🙂 She was so happy that I wasn't busy. Four of us played Monopoly… Continue reading Monopoly and Cuddles ~ Nov. 2020

Being a Stay at Home Mom

A Beautiful, Challenging Fall Day ~ Nov. 2020

I went outside this morning to take pictures of fall. I wanted to see, through fresh eyes, what changes were happening. I wanted to capture the quiet and the fun we have had in this yard. How things are breaking down, and how beautiful they still are. The sky was that amazing shade of blue… Continue reading A Beautiful, Challenging Fall Day ~ Nov. 2020

Being a Stay at Home Mom

Ice Cream, Badminton, and Heading into Winter ~ Nov. 2020

This afternoon, we spent some time out in our yard. I surprised everybody with ice cream cones (which we now only eat outside because the youngest makes a mess inside, lol). Two of the kids played badminton. I joined them for about five minutes but my back quickly protested. They love the game and so… Continue reading Ice Cream, Badminton, and Heading into Winter ~ Nov. 2020

Being a Stay at Home Mom, Outings and Fun Stuff

The Confederate Cemetery ~ Nov. 2020

Yesterday afternoon, I took the kids to Jonesboro to visit the confederate cemetery. Even though I am a northerner and do not support any part of what the south did during the civil war, it is still history. All the men who are buried in this place were part of just one battle that lasted… Continue reading The Confederate Cemetery ~ Nov. 2020