Decisions

Sometimes when you decide to do something you don’t know how it’s gonna turn out. Today my heart felt at ease after hearing that my decision was a good one to make. It wasn’t that joy that you get from an I told you so moment but it was an ease off my mind andContinue reading “Decisions”

Running and running

Have you ever run a 5k? 10k? Half marathon? Marathon even? I never thought of myself as a runner but for a time when the kids were little trained for a 5k then look and up to a half marathon. Recently I got back to running after a long time away and I’m loving myContinue reading “Running and running”

Emotions

I recently became a part of a new friend group and the one thing they all have in common and yet all seem to clash over is their emotions. At the first meeting we had there were words exchanged and despite my own ability to be a hothead I found myself extremely calm about theContinue reading “Emotions”

Bubble up some fun!

A school assignment my son had as the school year wears its way down is to make bubble solution and blow bubbles! The teacher posted this video: This is his attempt to blow bubbles without a wand: He’s blowing through the finger holes of a scrub daddy!

The Best Mother read aloud

Happy Mother’s Day to all of you out there. I recently read a post from a longtime friend who lost her mother this year. She said that she had gotten an email from one of the flower companies asking if she wanted to send flowers to her mother again this year. It broke my heartContinue reading “The Best Mother read aloud”

Reblog: Question of the Day: No. 521.

What would you do if you were no longer afraid? I’m testing the waters right now to become a published author. First step is writing a book which is what I’m doing now! What about you? Question of the Day: No. 521. https://pointlessoverthinking.com/2021/05/04/question-of-the-day-no-521/ — Read on pointlessoverthinking.com/2021/05/04/question-of-the-day-no-521/

Encourage multiculturalism

Growing up in a military family I was always encouraged to try new foods and I’m continuing that tradition with my own children. While my kids are wildly adventurous about food there is a spark of light in their eyes when they try new things. Sushi happens to be a treat in our family andContinue reading “Encourage multiculturalism”

Learning about Cinco de Mayo

Today is Cinco de Mayo! In California this is a huge celebration in our area. Here are a few links to help share this holiday with your family. Cinco de Mayo: Fiesta Fun!Check out these surprising facts about this celebration. BY ROSE DAVIDSON https://kids.nationalgeographic.com/history/article/cinco-de-mayo Hope you have a great day and learned something new!