family and friends

With summer here, I thought it would be a great time to share a few ideas for building stronger family connections. 1. Don’t let Facebook (or other online activities) become the main place you build connections, institute “Face-Look”… Look your children in the eyes (face-to-face) and exclaim , “Face-Look status time!” then share what you […]

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What would you do if today were your last day with the ones you love? Why not do it now? Something to think about.          

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Our lives are full of busy moments… Many busy moments. Time blurs by at breakneck speeds. My thoughts whirl around in my head and my focus narrows in on tasks that need to be done and have needed to be done for awhile. But when I stop and look around, taking a break from my […]

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My REAL Friends

by SomeGirl on February 19, 2011 · 18 comments

Linking up with The Gypsy Mama’s 5 Minute Friday. Written with lots of love and enthusiasm after meeting some of my friends from this blog and twitter at the Mom Heart Conference, and after many discussions about how our on-line friends seemed so imaginary until we finally meet some. :) This may seem strange, but… […]

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What Happens In Texas

by SomeGirl on January 10, 2011 · 12 comments

Want to see what goes on around here between posts? :) We take advantage of the membership my sweet sister (and brother)-in-love gave us to The Museum of Science and History in Fort Worth. We LOVE that place! We celebrate cousins’ birthdays complete with balloon art. We go with friends to play dodgeball. And we […]

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A Great Example To Follow

by SomeGirl on November 1, 2010 · 9 comments

Oh my! We came home to a wonderful treat… My sweet, sweet friend left a pot of hot chili and a cooler of goodies on our back porch to welcome us home! What a GREAT idea! Thank you, Shell!! Thank you for the delicious dinner, the night off from cooking or fast food and for […]

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