Sweet Bella Vita

a dash of motherhood… a sprinkle of homeschooling… and a pinch of photography ( with a side of compassion )

June 6, 2017
by LisaA
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Chamomile tea

Amazing how something so simple can bring back so many emotions and memories. My mom used to make me a cup of chamomile tea in the evening when I had a sore stomach or just felt sluggish. Just the smell … Continue reading

December 23, 2016
by LisaA
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happy holidays

I wish you all a wonderful holiday season! My wish for 2017 is peace, love and happiness for all ! ~Lisa

December 10, 2016
by LisaA
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been away in more ways then one …

Hey everyone This blog has been quiet for some time. I keep meaning to post so many things and have so many posts started; yet I never seem to get around to finishing them. Some of it is time constraints … Continue reading

July 10, 2016
by LisaA
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If you don’t have a dog…

this is an excellent quote ! “If you don’t have a dog–at least one–there is not necessarily anything wrong with you, but there may be something wrong with your life.”    ~Vincent Van Gogh For  all of us who have … Continue reading

July 10, 2016
by LisaA
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if you live your life waiting for the storm; you will never appreciate the sunshine

  One of my kids wants another golden and wants to name her Bianca and I told him right away that won’t be happening. There was only one Bianca and she is gone and we must accept that she is … Continue reading

July 8, 2016
by LisaA
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goodbye sweet Bianca

I am devastated. I can’t sleep. I can’t eat. all I want is to have you here with me. I want to touch your soft ears. see your smile. my heart is broken. you are gone. you were here and … Continue reading

December 20, 2015
by LisaA
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8 year old finished processing santa

So a few hours went by after blowing the lid on the whole santa thing … and my 8 year old is in front of me and brings up santa. I look at him unsure about what to say as I … Continue reading

December 14, 2015
by LisaA
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the day I told my kids about the Easter bunny and Santa

The day I told my kids the Easter bunny doesn’t exit or Santa for that matter and they didn’t loose it on me. It’s been years in the making. I fell into the Santa trap when my first was born. We … Continue reading

December 5, 2015
by LisaA
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foster success

Our first foster kittens have found their forever home thanks to the power of social media 🙂 We were a little sad seeing them go as the little rats ummm I mean cats were growing on us … but I … Continue reading

November 15, 2015
by LisaA
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I would like to introduce…

I would like to introduce 2 gray kittens … no they are not ours … we are fostering them … so they are available for adoption they are really sweet and cute! how did this happen ? Well my kids … Continue reading