Category Archives: motherhood

Are the holidays holy?

I was raised to be a good little Catholic girl. I went to Catholic school, wore my uniform, attended every first Friday mass went to confession did the sacraments and sat thru mind numbing altering homilies and incense. I did … Continue reading

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Owl Madness by Cathy Stevens Pratt

I never thought much about owls until I joined Pinterest. A friend on there LOVES owls. She pinned so many owls. What’s up with the owls??? They started to get into my head and my appreciation grew. Why would this … Continue reading

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I love skulls.

I don’t know what happened or exactly when, but instead of being slightly repelled by skellie art, I started to love it. Then, to make it myself. I blame my dad or the monks who talk of studying death, thinking … Continue reading

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Celebrating Seasons and Having Babies

I wrote this piece for our local parenting group and it appeared on their blog. I figured I should post it here on my blog also;) Here’s the link to the piece on mamasays. And, here goes… I may be … Continue reading

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Full Moon Painting Landscape Hand Painted Yellow Whimsical Moon

When I was little, I used to be afraid of the night. I convinced myself that the shadows of the tree out my window was fire and goblins and nothing good. I used to hide my face under Raggedy Ann’s … Continue reading

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Get over it!

Yesterday someone I know and trust told me, in regards to me complaining about always feeling tired, “get over it!”. And she meant it. And she knows what she’s talking about. Years ago, when I first had my sweet babe … Continue reading

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gasping for air

This is day three that my son has been attending one kick butt art camp about 2 hours away from our house. I stay at his camp (not with the kids but all by myself in a closed room that … Continue reading

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