Category Archives: Family Life

A Mother’s Work

“Birthing is a mother’s work.” Something my midwife told me after I had been reading books for months on childbirth while my husband blissfully went to sleep. I complained to her that I seemed to be prepared on this childbirth thing, but my husband might not be as educated as I was.     So […]

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Cry of help

  “MOMMY!”   Jilted in mid sentence, very deep in an e-book, I ran to see what the matter was. “I’m coming!”   “What’s wrong sweetie?”   “I have to pee.”   Ok, I have to admit, the tone of her yell was more like, “I’m having a bad dream”, but nonetheless, I went running. […]

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Wreaths for Sale!

I am so excited to take on new artistic adventures making custom monogrammed wreaths to sell as well as custom art prints. It seems my hands are always wanting to dive into anything creative.   Please visit the wreath page for more information and if you haven’t liked the new Facebook page, please visit and […]

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A trip to the Chateau

I had the opportunity, as did many Northern Kentuckians, to visit the sprawling mansion on Turkeyfoot Road.   I’ve driven by this house almost daily and have watched the Tim Burks team build it from scratch, so I was thrilled to see the inside of it.   Every May there is a collection of new […]

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Hot water and memories

Saturday we woke up to no hot water. So, needless to say I went without a shower because I’m not sure if I could stand a cold shower. At the recommendation of a few people we decided to replace our heating elements in our water heater before buying a new water heater.   Thankfully this […]

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