Opinions & Experiences

Suburban Housewife or Earth Mother Hippie?

Who am I supposed to be? Who do I want to be?  Who SHOULD I be? My mind is a world unto itself. When I relay my dreams to my husband he is most always incredulous. They are full stories, with characters, odd scenarios and they have a clear beginning and end. When I give myself… Continue reading Suburban Housewife or Earth Mother Hippie?

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The Road Not Taken

Two roads diverged in a wood, and I, I took the one less traveled by, And that has made all the difference.   Robert Frost For some women, Motherhood is a dream come true. Keeping a home and caring for a family was all they ever wanted. For the rest of us, Motherhood is sacrifice.  I have… Continue reading The Road Not Taken

Opinions & Experiences

Don’t Even Think About That Hole

"If you bungle raising your children, I don't think whatever else you do well, matters very much." Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis When I started this blog I made the promise to myself  I would never just throw out my real life problems without first coming to a solution. I did not want my readers to feel… Continue reading Don’t Even Think About That Hole

Decorating, Makeover Reveals

Kitchen Makeover Reveal

I am so thrilled with my new kitchen makeover! I'm overwhelmed with how light and bright my kitchen is now. What a difference a little alot of white paint makes! I used paintable wallpaper to get the wainscoting look. It was super easy after I figured out one thing. Perfection is not necessary. Once painted… Continue reading Kitchen Makeover Reveal

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A Woman’s Place Is In The Home?

Housework is work directly opposed to the possibility of human self-actualization.  -Ann Oakley        Why do women do most all of the housework? It's really a serious question. When society was handing out the workload, why did men get the job that ended at 5? When we meet our life partners they are… Continue reading A Woman’s Place Is In The Home?