being a mom is everything



run to the store

and take out the trash

find a little black dress

for that fashionable bash.

get up for work

clean up the dishes

iron the wash

make three wishes

keep the housekeeping

cook the best food

and be the best wife

you can be in your life.

make sure there is little

strife in this life.

be sure the children

have fine clothes to wear

and make sure

they do chores before

going over there.

read a good book

and do a crossword

Soak in a bath

but make sure you

lock the door

Go to the bathroom all by

yourself and feel lonely

and happy all at the

same time.

then remember it’s only

for a little while.

while they’re in school

and there’s nothing to do.

i think I’ll find something

not anything will do

something I like

that makes living most true.

being a mother is what

i’ll always do.




About lucygracesmom

I am a mom of one 9 year old and stepmother to three wonderful adults; ages 19, 22 and 24. The youngest child is in Fourth grade at Maxwell, a Spanish Immersion school in Lexington, KY. She enjoys playing violin and everything scientific. Mary Stewart is well into her third year of medical school at Case Western in Cleveland; Charles Morgan is beginning his final semester at College of Charleston; Betsy is living the college dream at Ole Miss in Oxford studying Business and the most fun ways to party. We are very blessed in the family department. My husband is a lawyer specializing in Intellectual Property, computer and entertainment law. We are in the seventh year since starting our own business, Montague Law PLLC. I have the title Operational Manager which means the administrative end of the business (yuk). We live in Lexington, KY or as many know it – horse country. Everything around here is horse and it is a very beautiful area to live in and to raise a family. I have a great many interests that span art, sciences, education, books, film, computer sciences and security and my greatest passion is design. One of my favorite blogs is Grace Bonney’s Design Sponge. I like living the simple life, spending time with my family and reading and writing about my interests in my blog. One of my hopes in developing this blog is to share with you the many things I enjoy so that you may enjoy them too. I love sharing cool information with people who appreciate it. I like pinning on Pinterest, keeping track of my high school friends, college friends and family on Facebook and don’t tell anyone, but I sometimes re-shelve books at the library because I enjoy it.

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