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The Sweet Sound Of Summer

Do you remember that sweet jingle from the ice cream truck?  Oh, yes! That sweet sound of summer came ringing through my door this afternoon. My kids were outside playing with Teddy and Carlos when Fashion Diva Girl (was Sassy Frass and then Debo) came running inside screaming the ice cream truck was coming up the street.

Back-to-Fashion Shopping For Mom

This post contains affiliate links, and I will be compensated if you make a purchase after clicking on my links.  Thank you for your love and support of Amomsblog.com. It’s almost back-to-school time for my kids and back-to-fashion for this mama.  I’m not sure why I totally bummed it this summer.  I usually rock fashion to the fullest during summer with …

My All Time Favorite Pencil For Back-To-School

********Updated August 2020******** No matter what grade your child is entering, they MUST use a pencil. You can get away with not sending a binder or backpack (I highly recommend sending a backpack, though. ‘Cause they usually send home lots of important papers) on the first day. However, it’s a wise idea to send at least one pencil and notebook.

That’s What Friends Are For

We all have friends growing up as children, but what changes as we become adults?  Does it seem like you have less REAL friendships or is it that we become more selective for whom we allow in our lives? Over the next few weeks or maybe even months, I want to share some of my personal stories about friendships.  Some …

He’s Going To Pass Out

We are on our first vacation of the summer.  Between Sassy Frass and Carlos, they are going to drive me insane before our first full week.  Neither will sit down! Let me set the scene for you.  It’s HOT!  The temperatures are high 90’s and we’re in the good ‘ole volunteer state.  Sassy loves sitting out on the porch; that’s …

The PERFECT Mom

  Do you remember watching parents with their children pre-child days?  Yeah, I’m talking about as you walked through the store alone seeing that mom bending over negotiating with little Tommy or Sally about the chocolate bar or Tonka truck.  The next aisle over you saw the mom that has the kid throwing a tantrum in the middle of the aisle …

I Love You But I Don’t Always Like You

I Love You But I Don't Like You

Follow my blog with Bloglovin Oh, DadJonz is on one today.  I just told him, “I love you, but I don’t always like you!” My husband is my sound of reason, but sometimes I just need him to nod and smile.  Just nod and smile dude.  Nope, he couldn’t do it today. He had to give me his two cents. …