I haven't forgotten the caption competition by the way

Greetings! This is just a quick post to let you know that I haven't forgotten about announcing a winner for my sick caption competition. ...more

Yep, I killed yet another gadget

Can you bloody believe it? Less than six months after I killed my last iPhone, I have now gone and killed my current one deader than a T-Rex. ...more

Why Men Are Never Depressed

Paul forwarded the following email to me: Men Are Just Happier People -- What do you expect from such simple creatures? Your last name stays put. The garage is all yours. Wedding plans take care of themselves. Chocolate is just another snack. You can be President. ...more

Practical Tips to Survive Theme Park Madness

If you have ever been to a Disney or Universal Studios theme park you know that it is bound to be crowded, busy, full of long wait times, and over expensive snacks. The ultimate goal is to go have a great time for the whole family. But there are days when the madness of theme park ensues and you leave feeling tired, anxious, and grumpy.  I learned a few tips which will save you  grief from crowds, and help maintain your sanity. 1....more

I saw the sign, and it opened up my eyes... I saw the sign

Whenever my husband, Marc, and I go to Florida, we always start our trip the same way. My mom picks us up at the airport and takes us to her house for a light lunch. After we eat, we pack up the clothes we keep there, and head over to the hotel where we stay. On our way, Marc always stops off at little place nearby for a haircut.  The last time we went to Florida, we arrived on a Sunday....more

Grass Not So Green - Humorous Short Story

Not Greener Grass:     Propelled along by the conveyor belt of human traffic, I reached into my large and unfit for purpose handbag and dug about for my oyster card.  I could feel the familiar shapes of my lipstick, mobile and purse but no amount of fumbling around could locate the dammed oyster card.  Deciding that the turnstiles where probably not the best place to stop and have a more detailed look in the sa...more

Lovely story! :)more

The Wizarding World of Harry Potter

The first thing we did when we hit Universal Studios, Islands of Adventure, and made our way directly to The Wizarding World of Harry Potter....more

Her Mother Lives in Jail?

My youngest daughter, Bunny, is from Guatemala.  We adopted her when she was 7 ½ months old, and she is now a spry and sprightly six year old.  While we were in the process of adopting Bunny, I was in my final year of law school.  By the third year, my classes were smaller and more intimate, allowing for a certain camaraderie amongst the class knowing we were actually going to graduate....ContinueLanita Moss A Mother's Hood...more

There Used to be a Peninsula

My husband, like most men, is going bald. He is the unlucky recipient of the androgenic alopecia (male pattern baldness) gene. And to add insult to injury, what hair he does have is starting to turn grey....ContinueLanita Moss A Mother's Hood ...more

Pupil's Responses to Exam / Test Questions: a.k.a Why Teachers Drink

Man alive. There I was, minding my own business, trying to extricate the Barbie Doll that I had accidentally superglued to my left boot, when I heard the 'ping' of an email arrive in my inbox. I limped to my laptop with Barbie's head bouncing off the floor with each step. The email was from my friend Sarah who is a teacher. And she had attached a load of images that showed some actual responses to questions given by pupils whilst sitting their exams / tests.  They were so funny, that it would be totally rude if I didn't share them with you. ...more