I’m not responsible enough | Living with Gleigh

  • Jun 11, 2016 at 11:30AM

It's time for me to face facts. My youngest daughter is graduating at the end of this week. Usually, when she reaches significant milestones, I'm mentally prepared because I've already been through it with my oldest.


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Momdar switch still gets flipped | Living with Gleigh

  • Jun 22, 2016 at 6:00PM

Having my youngest daughter graduate has essentially made my life easier. I no longer feel responsible for any other schedule but my husband's and my own, which frees up much of my mental time. But it's wreaking havoc on my emotional stability.

The possibilities are endless | Living with Gleigh

  • Jun 15, 2016 at 11:00AM

My youngest daughter and my adopted middle daughter graduated this last weekend. I threw them and all their friends a big party. The funny thing is the kids didn't have their usual energy, even for the biggest celebration of their young lives. They all sat around in stunned silence, not believing graduation had actually happened and they were no longer welcome at school. The automated voice of the principal would never again call their parents because they missed a class.

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Gluten Free Flatbread Pizza!

Come a little closer, I want to introduce you to my new favorite, Sonoma Gluten Free Flatbread Pizza! Now you can enjoy real honest to goodness flatbread pizza that is made without artificial ingredients, preservatives or colors.  The best part is that it is Certified Gluten Free!   Did you know that May is Celiac Awareness month?...

Tomato Soup and Grilled Cheese Sandwiches

  • May 9, 2016 at 2:00PM

Last Wednesday I was out scrapbooking. My oldest texted me, “I MADE DINNER!” I was feeling pretty darn proud until I bragged to one the ladies I was with. She asked, "How old is she?" in a tone as if she thought my twelve year old made dinner.

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