Today is my birthday! Yippee! I'm not going to tell you my age, but I WILL tell you what my wonderful husband is getting me. A WHOLE DAY to myself! That's right. I'm taking my Mac Book to Starbucks, and I'll be writing, reading, or Facebooking ALL DAY! If you're a work-at-home-mom, I don't need to tell you how valuable this is. Working from home with kids around is hard, especially in the summer time when there's no school to dump them off on.
We're almost there!
There once was a mom with four kids, And momming was all that she did. She wanted to write, like she used to at night, But the baby never shut his eyelids. All through the summer she played At the pool for days upon days. She soaked up the sun (and SPF fifty-one! Don't worry, the baby … Continue reading Ode to Nap Time: A Limerick
This week you get two photos for the price of one. My kids and I met author Elin Hilderbrand on our beach trip this summer. She signed her book, "The Island" for me. I just started reading it last night! She thought Gianni was good enough to eat!
I'm taking a little break--a vacation, if you will--from Writing Quote Tuesday this week to recognize an important event. In honor of this special day, this week's quote has absolutely nothing to do with writing: "Schooooool's out for the summer!" Alice Cooper That is all. 🙂
It's almost summer!
I need to be writing. I mean I really need to be writing. My book has been on hold since the day my youngest son was born, and I absolutely, positively, need to get back to it! Everyone says, "Well, you've got a pretty good excuse!" And that's true. And don't get me wrong, nothing is … Continue reading The Time Suck