As a mom of 4, there is always some body or some thing in a state of upset. I can’t let the environment dictate my mood. I need to let my mood dictate the environment.

So much of that is allowing time for mistakes and loving correction. Chaos begets chaos. I’m a lot of things but I don’t want to be the conductor of the chaos train. I want to be the safe harbor in the storm.

Mom Boss

Today is an exciting day. Drew on Paper LLC is a thing now, y’all. It’s a thing. I suppose I didn’t neeeeed an LLC, but I am doing some ghostwriting and I’d really like to still be able to send my kids to college and retire one day (can you say that if you haveContinue reading “Mom Boss”

Ye Olde Chore Bag

This is how cleaning goes at my house: Me: OH MY GAAAAHHHHHH. I can’t take it anymore. We have got to clean up! Kids: (makes noise like they had to watch their dog get thrown in a wood chipper while simultaneously having their butts branded with a hot prod). Me: It’s not hard. We justContinue reading “Ye Olde Chore Bag”

these are a few of my favorite things…

halloween is in 5 days, but i live in colorado springs and it straight up DNGAF about weather by the calendar so we are having ourselves a proper snow storm til wednesday. since i am stuck in the house sitting by the fire, i am thinking about all the christmas things. and all the thingsContinue reading “these are a few of my favorite things…”