I love birthdays.  I’ve never really been big on celebrating my own but, I am very into celebrating the birthdays of my friends and family.  The second week of January we celebrate two birthdays in our family.  On Wednesday our oldest daughter, “J” will turn 22 and the next day, our youngest, Thing 2, will […]

Every year for as log as I can remember, at least since high school, one of my New Year’s resolutions has been to lose weight (I will pause for your collective sigh).  Sometimes I would phrase it as “getting fit” or “firming up” but, it was pretty much all the same.  In recent years I […]

Happy New Year and welcome to my blog!  I know what you’re thinking…yet another blogger.  You’re right but, let me introduce myself and tell you why I’m here.  My name is Lisa and I am a wife to an awesome guy that I like to refer to as “Big Poppa” and mother of five (yes, […]