Monthly Archives: April 2015

Dysfunctional Wednesday-Raising a Book Nerd!

One way to tell if a child’s mother is a book nerd. My 13 year old, DeAnthony is cutting brush and shrubs on this beautiful NC day. He looked over at his 14 year old brother and shouts, “For Narnia!” As he thrust the branch in the air. Yes, all the neighbors...

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Juliusism Sunday!- What’s a Mom To Do?

During our first heat wave of the summer of 2014 it was 97 degrees, humid with a heat index well over a hundred.  My otherwise cheerful boy, Julius woke up on the wrong side of the bed and has been rolling back and forth on the living room floor...

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Dysfunctional Wednesday-Living Simply With Boys!

    Living Simply With Boys!       Paul came home from work and he brought Julius and Isaiah a bag of balloons…maybe about 20 in the package. You would have thought it was Christmas morning. I sat back with a gentle smile on my face and let the simplicity soak...

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Juliusism Sunday! Birthday Suit!

I was watching Pool Masters with Julius! The host of the show is notorious for skinny dipping in the beginning of the episode…I think he’s one of those purist people. They blur out the nekkid parts. Anyways, he’s a hoot! This is Julius’s first time watching it, so this...

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Juliusism Sunday! Pass Me the Ketchup!

Julius: Do we have ketchup? Me: Just the organic stuff. Julius: No way. Me: Yeah, you guys don’t like the taste of it. Julius: It taste like butt. Not regular butt, but big butt and if you think I’m kidding…I got two words for you. I’m Not!

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