On one of my many entries recently ranting about the evilness of my children (So sorry about the frequency of those rants, by the way, I try not to be the Snarky Anti-Mom so much) someone very kindly said that maybe the kids were acting out because they weren’t getting enough time with me. Insert … Continue reading Shelving My Pride For A Moment Ended Up Rewarding My Lazy! WIN/WIN!
So…you all know that cake poppers are my thing. They’re basically ugly Bakerella cake balls. We call them “poppers” because then we don’t have the pressure of them being spherical. They can be blobs. And they are. I thought I’d show you guys how I make my poppers Christmas-ready since I don’t have the made … Continue reading Christmas Cake Poppers
I think it’s funny that my Dad and I both regularly forgot each other’s birthdays, but now that he’s gone it’s all I think about the week leading up to his. Today it’s here. My Dad used to take us “hiking” when we were little. I put that in quotes because my life experience has … Continue reading On Birthdays, Trails, and Truths.
Dear Adorable Children Of Mine, We need to have a talk. There have been a few incidents of misbehavior lately from you both that I’ve gotten really angry about. I’ve even yelled on occasion, and I really try to save that move for really bad things. I’ve put you in time out, I’ve taken away … Continue reading The One About The Boob Punching
I actually did really well eating on our trip. Traveling is one of those stimuli that tend to make people struggling with weight loss or health lose all willpower. New irresistible food! Difficulty find means to exercise! Busy schedules! All of these things combine to make it very difficult to stay on any healthy path … Continue reading Applebee’s French Fries are EVIL