Dec 12 - Let Them Eat Cake!

The Brothers GrimmHanau, Germany...more

Please Stop Growing Up. Thanks.

On the top shelf of my children’s closet, there is an old Pampers box taped sloppily shut. Inside that box is a plastic zipper bag that once housed a comforter or something. And inside that are dozens of tiny, baby blue fabric scraps of guilt....more

45 Ways to Celebrate My Birthday

Blooging and Novel Writing month is over.  Whew!  I survived!  Now I get to celebrate my 45th birthday.  Here's my plan.1. Wake up early to have peace and quiet.2. Blog and write freely.3. Check my birthday wishes on Facebook.  About four friends so far.4. Research my free gifts from businesses.  I got something from Sephora. 5. Check DVR for shows I can relax and watch.6. Read Harry Potter.  I read 2 chapters in 30 minutes last night....more

Last Day to Write My Novel

It was too easy of a project to blog everyday this month.  I did not reach my 50,000 word goal for writing my novel.  I am going to go to the local writing event at this church I attended.   I wonder if I can find an app that can convert my voice to writing.  Would that be cheating? I finished the plot in my head.  I just can't seem to type as fast as I think.  This goes along with the reading speed.  If I can only accomplish goals at the same rate as my thought patterns, I will be the most genius person ever. ...more

30 AFTER 30... The Adventure List

30 AFTER 30 (…the Adventure List)november 15, 2013 by jennifer kaufman 1 comment...more

Simple Birthday "Cake" Parfait

The birthday festivities are over now, everyone has calmed down, Hubby started school today, and I can get back to my laundry list of to-do's.  If you follow me on Instagram, I had posted up a picture of Bubba's birthday "cake".  Probably the first things you will notice is that it's not a cake at all.  You would be correct!  Or actually, mo...more

Birthday Wish List!

Last night I wrote 'What I don't want this blog to be about' and in a month today will be my birthday! So now I want to apply that to my Birthday too. I want to celebrate in the same fashion!...more

Thirty is not too old...

I’m turning THIRTY in eleven days.  I know that for some of you, several years have passed since that milestone.  For a few of you, you’re just barely on either side of it and can relate.  For others still, I’ve officially become old....more