Mommyhood

Teaching ASL at a young age.

Teaching ASL at a young age.

Old Enough to Talk, Old Enough to Sign One of the keys to surviving in a tilted economic system in which opportunities to achieve a decent standard of living will be limited is versatility – and the ability to communicate articulately in a variety of ways with the widest possible audience. This includes bilingual ability […]

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You ARE Beautiful! Operation Beautiful Book Review

You ARE Beautiful! Operation Beautiful Book Review

Have you ever looked in the mirror and had negative thoughts about your self? Of course. We all have. I have dealt with my weight my whole life. Especially after two children!It’s a part of my life that as I am getting older I am realizing it’s not about weight, diets, or size. It’s about […]

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Freakin Genius I Tell You!

Freakin Genius I Tell You!

Ok, so maybe she is not a full blown genius yet, but dammit this girl is way too smart for her own good. She’s like a sponge, just absorbs everything around her. Everything I say, especially the horrible things which are 50 times worse, stick with her. For instance today, the words stupid, ridiculous, pissed off, and whatever…you get the […]

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Welcome to lilaccitymomma.com

Welcome to lilaccitymomma.com

So after a long couple of days from going from blogspot to wordpress.com with my domain. then after doing that last night i decided it was best to go to wordpress.org and have creative authority over my page! phew. its a ton of work. this is seriously like a foreign language to me. Well, as […]

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i love her, but she makes me angry.

i love her, but she makes me angry.

First off, I LOVE my girls. MORE THEN ANYTHING. But boy oh boy can I not wait for Carleigh to turn four already. She is driving me up the wall. Bless her heart she’s three and acts three thirteen. Seriously, I look back at when she was a year old and remember thinking how much I wanted her to talk […]

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When I Grow Up?

When I Grow Up?

The infamous question, “When you grow up, what do you want to be?” I wanna be a balla…shot caller…twenty inch blade {hahaha…just kidding} I remember hearing this all the time as a child, from parents, family, school, pretty much everyone. Of course when you’re little you want to be a princess, singer, doctor, lawyer, or movie […]

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I’m jealous of my daughters.

I’m jealous of my daughters.

When I look at them playing together, or sitting at the table making each other laugh, I become jealous of them. The way Kendall looks at her older sister, even the way they can already communicate to each other. I’m an only child, no siblings, no one to call and talk to, about my mom or anything else for […]

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Am I bad mom?

Am I bad mom?

This morning we headed to the doctor’s office. Kendall had a follow up appointment for the study she is in. I voluntarily signed my baby up to be in a group study at her doctor’s office. Does that make me a bad mom? I sure hope not. See the study is for a vaccine that is typically […]

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