As I sit out next to the hive, enjoying the morning with my coffee and bees, I’m left asking myself, “why don’t I live like a bee?” Bees take life straight on and live it fully. They enter the world ready to work, to take up their job of caring for others and the hive,… Continue reading Thoughts From The Beehive: Living like a bee.
My second born will be 15 in a few days. This morning I caught myself just sitting and watching him, remembering when he was just a baby, and realizing how much he’s grown. He’s been talking about driving for the past two years. He’s been dreaming of us buying him an el’ comino, which has… Continue reading Permit
Roughly eight years ago, I created Carrigan’s Joy when I discovered I was pregnant with my daughter. And since that day I’ve captured two pregnancies, my love of running, weight loss challenges, the loss of my parents, career choices, and the destruction and reconstruction of my marriage. I look back on many of the posts here… Continue reading Carrigan’s Joy
As an Exceptional Ed teacher, I get the honor and privilege of working with an amazing group of people: from families, students, therapists, and other teachers; my life is changed by the journeys of the people I come in contact with on a daily basis. And now A&E brings back, for a second season, BORN THIS WAY,… Continue reading Inspirational People Giveaway
My kids and I have always enjoyed traveling. We typically travel a couple times a year to visit family, however, this family trip we’re going BIG and not going home! After an hour of the game, “I Spy,” Momma needed a break and the kids needed to watch a movie. Our portable DVD player has been a… Continue reading Cross Country Road Trip: Entertainment With CozyPhones
As a teacher there are certain things I look forward to in the year: children reaching milestones, the relationships built among the students as well as the families I interact with, and then there’s the holidays and breaks. Spring Break is a big one for me. It’s typically during the Spring, hence the wording, and… Continue reading Spring Break Bucket List