I saw a pin on Pinterest yesterday that said “F Everything And Run” (Except it had the REAL F-word) – and while it damaged my sensibilities with the dirty word (WHAT?) – I’ve been thinking about it a lot since. Yesterday was a BAD DAY. I would love to run down my List Of Crap … Continue reading Screw Everything, I’m Going For A Run
Here’s a story I’ve told everyone on the internet BUT those of you here on my blog because it happened amidst a crazy level of chaos and I never got around to writing about it. The Saturday before I flew to Baltimore, E took Nikki to see Shrek The Musical with a couple of his … Continue reading Yet ANOTHER My Teenager Is Amazing Story
We didn’t have Thanksgiving on Thursday this year because we were missing 3 members of our local family. We did a BBQ at our house for those who were hear. I tried a couple new recipes that day and then I tried a new casserole on Sunday when we celebrated our our Thanksgiving at my … Continue reading Thanksgiving Recipe Review
This week’s article at CafeMom has me teaching my kids how to make breakfast burritos. Or, quite possibly, the world’s most perfect breakfast food. Read the article here. My children are picky eaters. And, of course, they’re picky in different ways. This puts us in a position where we struggled coming up with meal options … Continue reading Important Skills
So, I mentioned on Facebook recently that I was thinking about doing the whole “Elf on the Shelf” thing this year in an attempt to scare my children into behaving better. Everyone who has used it have varying degrees of effectiveness, and as long as no one said, “IT MADE MY CHILD MORE EVIL!” then … Continue reading That Damn Elf.