Tag Archive | mothers

Happy Mother’s Day 

Happy Mother’s Day 

    Hi, this is Zippy. I gave Gretchen Mother’s Day off so she could spend it with her family. Last Mother’s Day she wrote one of her more visited pieces. And this Mother’s day is extra special for Rosie and me. We’ve been late in announcing this, but December 2 we welcomed our firstborn, Shuffler, […]

For The Moms

For The Moms

Most of us either are a mom, are married to a mom, or have a mom. My own mom is pretty spectacular, and I lucked out pretty well with a mother-in-law, as well. I try to be a pretty awesome mom, myself, and most days, I like to think I’ve succeeded. Not enough can be […]

Thankful for my Mother (and Glad I Don’t Have This One)

Thankful for my Mother (and Glad I Don’t Have This One)

Mother’s come in all shapes and sizes–each one in different in their strengths and weaknesses. I am very grateful for the wonderful mother the Lord blessed me with. He knew that I would need a woman who was a good listener (after all, I am a born storyteller), patient, and a good example of a […]

Monday Madness for Moms

This last Monday really had it in for the domestic females. I have had numerous accounts of home-style chaos, rich with violence, bodily fluids and, um, even death threats. Mine actually started on Sunday afternoon, when my Husband was totally knocked out of commission by a head-ache and vomiting. By nightfall, dishes were piling, toys […]