Posted in February 2014

frustration

There are some days where I am just SO frustrated, and seemingly for absolutely no reason whatsoever. Today was one of those. Although, today, it was for a reason. I substitute taught today in second grade. Don’t get me wrong, I LOVE teaching, and the little ones are cute and all, but they’re pretty restless … Continue reading

samoa mini cheesecakes

samoa mini cheesecakes

For Valentine’s Day, Mr. Wonderful and I got to go on a date on the Saturday after Valentine’s (the 15th) and when the question came up of where to go, Grimaldi’s Pizzeria was on the list; but not because of their delicious pizza, but because of their Girl Scout Cookie inspired cheesecakes. Yes, Girl Scout … Continue reading

overcommitted

I really struggle with saying “no.” I always have. I always want to be the person that others count on to show up and do what’s needed. I always want to be the go-to person that takes care of everyone else and is considered “selfless.” It occurred to me recently that my “selflessness” is really … Continue reading

favorite blogs

I love not only to write on Cupcakes and Cloth Diapers, but I absolutely LOVE reading blogs. Most of my favorites are fashion and style blogs and I daydream about throwing extravagant parties, decorating my house impeccably, and wearing beautiful clothing. I also love that a couple of my favorite blogs incorporate motherhood (or fatherhood) … Continue reading

a sick toddler and lots of cuddle time

a sick toddler and lots of cuddle time

I’m convinced that it’s one of the most challenging things in the world to have a sick child. I couldn’t even begin to imagine losing a child (and I pray for those of you that have), but the pain of watching your little person go through pain and suffering is heartbreaking. This week, Baby J … Continue reading