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MrsDeveter’s Top 5 Christmas Songs

Hey Y’all, I know it’s sad but I’m really just getting into the spirit of Christmas. 2012 has been a difficult year to say the very least but my mom came into town yesterday and she helped decorate the outside of the house so now I’m feeling ‘Christmasy”. Music is a HUGE  part of my […]

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Christmas in Newtown

Their presents were wrapped with care and placed under the tree. Their stockings are no doubt stuffed and hanging on the mantel. Those goodies will never be opened by their intended recipients, and the stocking suffers will go unused. Christmas is Newtown will be very somber and my prayers will be with all the families who don’t have children bouncing on […]

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Happy 8th Birthday Erick

Hey Y’all, I have been a mommy for 8 years!!!! 8 yr old Erick (watching TV) Being the mother of this amazing little boy has taught me so much about myself, the world and life in general.  Erick is a terrific big brother who loves Leah & Myles with an unconditional love. It’s a work […]

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12.12.12. Twelve Songs featuring the #12

Hey Y’all: This date will not come around again in my lifetime so as a mommy here is my fun way of recognizing this unique date. Here are 12 Songs that reference the number 12 #1 Sesame Street: 12 And Pinball Animation #2 12 Days of Christmas (Gospel Style) #3 Hip Hop 12 (The 12 Disciples) […]

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Adoption Wednesday: Pushpa Basnet

Hey Y’all, I am inspired by Pushpa Basnet.Ms Basnet is the 2012 CNN Hero of the year. This 28 year old woman rescues children from behind Nepal’s prison walls. According to the CNN Heroes page written by Kathleen Toner; Nepal is one of the poorest countries in the world — according to UNICEF, 55% of […]

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Wordless Wednesday: Rockefeller Plaza Christmas Tree 2012

Hey Y’all, The kiddies came into the city yesterday to see the big tree. Here are a couple flicks that I think will make your Wednesday a little merrier. On the M Train Headed to 47/50th Rockefeller Plaza The 2012 Christmas Tree Myles’ shock at the size of the tree The 3 Little Browns in […]

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Keep Your Sneakers ON!!!

Hey Y’all, Erick’s Parent Teacher conference was last week and it was successful. We were already aware that he wasn’t doing very well in math and we also know that Erick has issues with focusing, he procrastinates and often doesn’t finish his assignments in class. 3rd grade has been an up hill battle but I’m […]