Yesterday was an emotional day for mommy. My boy turned the big 5 and from the moment he woke up, the day was beyond incredible! "It's my birthday!" Trace shouted, jumping into bed with us at 7 am before he had to get ready for his big b-day at pre-school. We'd spent the night before making cupcakes for his classmates to help in his celebration at school which was so … [Read more...] about Happy 5th birthday my sweet boy!
Category: Diary (Just Jodi)
Okay I know awesomest isn't a word but to my four year old (soon to be five) *sniff sniff - grammar doesn't matter. What does matter is what a great weekend I had! Normally my weekends are filled with breaking up fights between the boys (dad included) everyone getting on each other's nerves. Me ending the day, in between cooking and cleaning, calling my mom 87 times … [Read more...] about Awesomest weekend with my kids!
Looking back a year ago I never would have imagined I'd find myself in this position. Locked inside. Not wanting to leave the house. Afraid of everything. I know how pathetic that sounds. I can hear how pathetic I sound saying it and yet it is me I'm talking about. Who is really afraid to go out? Afraid to leave their house? I mean that just sounds crazy, and yet... That's … [Read more...] about living inside out
Every little boy loves race cars! But what do you do when you can't find the toy you are looking for? Trace's birthday is coming up. He is turning 5 and this year it is a big deal for not only us but him as well. For a little boy who doesn't care for parties, tons of people making a fuss over him and although he has agreed to a party this year (no singing) there is … [Read more...] about Searching for hot wheels battle force 5 causes a headache
I love being married. No seriously, don't roll your eyes. I do! After six years of marriage I'm still madly in love with my husband. I know that seems untrue but it's not. Not only is FD (Forgetful Dad) my best friend but he's the one person I actually look forward to seeing each and every day I get up in this world. So what's the problem -- you're … [Read more...] about Marriage blues: where do we go from here?