Conucssion

I just posted about our baseball players getting hurt and Praying for Connor and it hit home this weekend. Ethan’s 11u baseball team had a tournament this weekend. During the second game, Ethan was the catcher. He had been catching about 3 innings and was clearly fatigued. A foul ball was hit,…

Baseball

I came across a Facebook page the other day, Prayers for Connor. Connor Benge, 12, is a 12u player for the Houston OTW Edge Baseball team. On April 9th, Connor was struck in the head by a line drive while pitching in a game in Beaumont, TX. He had to…

Love Grown

While glancing over the Organic and Natural cereals aisle at my local grocery store, I ran across a product I hadn’t seen before, Love Grown Cereal. Love Grown is a Colorado-based company (Wahoo!) run by Maddy and Alex. Maddy and Alex met while studying at the University of Denver and…

Life and Death

In February, I posted about my last visit with my NaNa in The Beauty with Age. On March 14, 2016, My NaNa passed. I thought writing about my NaNa and her amazing life would be fairly easy, but I’m having a hard time with it. It’s hard to put into words…

Don’t Hit Girls…Bullying

My 11-year-old son, Ethan, came to me a few weeks back saying that he was being bullied at school. We spoke about it the situation, this person was kicking him, slapping him, pushing him around in school. I asked Ethan if he had said anything to the person and he…

The Beauty with Age

I was recently back home in Maryland for a short weekend to visit with my family. I felt a strong urgency to visit with my grandmothers, especially the one. One is 89 and the other will be 89 in a few months. My maternal grandmother, MeMe, takes care of herself, is extremely…

Family Time

The boys and I just flew out to MD/DC for a weekend to visit with family. It had been over a year since our last visit and with aging grandparents, I felt it was long overdue. We got to spend time with my parents and my two grandmothers. They are…

Simply Balanced

Simply Balanced, formerly known as Archer Farms Simply Balanced, is Targets Organic wellness grocery brand consisting of roughly 225 products. Simply Balanced products are Organic wholesome foods that are free from GMO, High Fructose Corn Syrup, Artificial Colors, Sweeteners and more. Check out this FAQ sheet from Target, there is a list of ingredients…

Twisted Tuesday

The beginning of the New Year always brings the overwhelming feeling of having to schedule every detail of my chaotic life. I feel an urgency to schedule all of the appointments that I failed to make at the end of the previous year and plan out everything I want to do…

Smart Keyboard iPad Pro

My wonderful hubby bought me the Smart Keyboard for the iPad Pro. I am using it for the first time as I type this review, right now. The Smart Keyboard is a keyboard and case in-one. It doesn’t offer much in the way of protection, but it  will keep the…