10 Life Skills Teens Should Know Before Going To College

The youngest of our 5 is about to be a sophomore in high school this year.  And as I was reminiscing about how fast these last 15 years have gone for her, I realized that I only have a few more years left to make sure she is ready to take those important steps into her own adult world. The Teens are now preparing for life away from home.  This… Read More »10 Life Skills Teens Should Know Before Going To College

What the hell is a NaBloPoMo?

At first glance it could really go any direction, a NaBloPoMo just sounds dirty to me. Sometimes, it is. NaBloPoMo is a challenge I do each year through BlogHer. Each day of the month you write a new blog post. You write every day… without complaints, without reason, and sometimes without a filter, and to me that kind of running to the finish line is always awesome. When you write every… Read More »What the hell is a NaBloPoMo?

Dancing with Fireflies and BlogHer

So I have joined BlogHer and become one of their promoted writers.  I am still writing for Dancing with Fireflies, but I am also writing for BlogHer. So if you are a BlogHer fan, please come check me out there and see what other articles I might be writing. Writing for BlogHer might be a little different.  I feel like there is a different sort of strong female, family, motherhood… Read More »Dancing with Fireflies and BlogHer

Wordless Wednesday Prompts

We are going to try something new with Wordless Wednesdays.  We will give YOU the photo for your writing prompt of the day.  FFWW and include a link to this post, to generate a pingback and help others find the challenges. Please make sure your post has been specifically written in response to this challenge. Related articles Wordless Wednesday ( Wordless Wednesday – Becoming A Cat ( Wordless Wednesday – Air… Read More »Wordless Wednesday Prompts