Confessions of a Daughterless Mother
One wife and mother's take on life with three boys: noise, chaos, worry, smiles and a whole lotta love.
Yoga, Paddleboards, Gators & Sharks …

I have spent a lot of time in the last week working on putting my phone down, looking the boys in the eye when we are chatting, to be more present.

Posted: 03/11/15 5:10 PM
Amazing what we learn from kids and dogs …

This morning as Aiden sat sleepily eating his breakfast at the counter, I was curled up in a chair next to the fire in the kitchen chatting with him.

Posted: 03/2/15 5:43 PM
Guiding from the Side

                                            Momma and As Aiden: “I’m getting made fun of about my temper” Hmm … words any momma hates to hear “I’m getting made fun of”.  Aiden sent me this text yesterday while at […]

Posted: 02/19/15 6:34 PM
I Think I Blinked …

Coop at 5 Coop at 17 I have never been the mom who celebrates when Labor Day draws near and Staples starts running a perpetual stream of “Back to School” ads. You know, the ones where the parents are dancing, singing and celebrating the beginning of the school year? I mourn the end of summer […]

Posted: 02/16/15 8:12 AM
Let me introduce myself …

Let me introduce myself: I am the mother of three boys ages 17, 15 and 11 and the wife of the love of my life for 18 years. Ten years ago I had a blog that was named “Planet Boy” that I faithfully posted to several times a week for over two years. One morning […]

Posted: 02/12/15 8:02 PM