Hazelwood Night of the Arts

Night of the Arts

I really love the schools up here in Tennessee. They remind me so much of school when I was a kid. The teachers do so much for the kids. For Night of the Arts, they decorated the halls beautifully. We were really impressed with all of the details. I am so glad that our boys…

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Mother's Day

Happy Mother’s Day mommas!!!

I love being a mother. That is the one thing, that no matter what, that I am great at. Don’t get me wrong, I am good at a lot of things, but being a mom…it is what I was born to do. I am the mama bear…the lioness. I take pride in being “Wonder Woman”…

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10 Things I am Grateful For…

VowTo is a movement…a ritual, if you will, for making YOU first. I first learned of them through Jenny Lee Molina at JLPR. It is a 12 week program that focuses on your enriching your life. Today they asked via Twitter…”Write down 10 things you’re grateful for each day”. Here’s my list. My kids…all 4…

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West Creek JROTC Raiders

JROTC Raiders National Competition (Molena, GA)

This past weekend, Chloe and I headed out to Molena, Ga with, Herman’s mom and sis to the Gerald Lawson Scouting Base for the 2014 U.S. Army National JROTC Raider Championships. What a beautifully executed event! There were 5 courses, including a Physical Team Test, Cross Country Rescue, Rope Bridge, 5K Race, the Gauntlet. All equally physically and mentally demanding….

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Miami Heat

Crash loves the Miami Heat!!

If you want to see a true Miami Heat fan, watch this video of Crash! He went to school decked out in Miami Heat gear from our family friend Michael “Kid Jet” Lo in Miami, who is on the The Miami Heat/Xtreme Team and owner of the Miami BBoy Academy in Doral. Enjoy! Crash loves the Miami…

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Crash's First Day of School

First Signs of an Empty Nest

I knew I always wanted at least 4 kids and as usual, I got what I wanted. After we had Crash, I tied my tubes…happily. But when it came time for our baby to start Pre-School…I was NOT ready. That meant there were no more babies in the house. It was tough. Granted babies are…

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