And then he said: Let’s sell the house and move to a new one.
My life has not been the same since. What was my husband thinking? Fast forward seven and a half months to our accepted offer. This moving thing was really happening.
What were we ...more
Who is that woman with my son? She just stands there as Philip messes up the craft. At this table, the public library has a project in which a coffee filter is supposed to be glued to the top of the green rectangle of construction paper to become a ...more
We live in Maine and this "eternal winter" is making my kids stir crazy which is in turn making me run out of ideas to keeping them from driving each other up the wall. I'm already hanging from the ceiling.
So when I found out a few days ago that ...more
We all feel the stress of too much to do and not enough time—and possibly the most time-pressed of us all are parents with full-time jobs. Some companies are attempting to address these work-life challenges to make more productive employees who stick around longer. Sabrina Parsons, the CEO of one of these companies, will be featured in a segment of Al-Jazeera America's program America Tonight on Monday, April 24.
Kirsten Dunst recently got blasted for some comments she made about gender roles and just because someone doesn't agree with her, does not mean Kirsten is "kind of dumb about it." But according to Erin Gloria Ryan in Jezebel, Kirsten is indeed "kind of dumb about it" since she apparently favors traditional male and female roles within a relationship. ...more
There might be a reader or two out there who is ready to be done with snow for the year (sorry!), but, as this was our first and only snow in two years, I just have to post these pics from last February for memory's sake (I'm just a little behind). Even though we had to scramble to find weatherproof clothes that fit after two years, we had a blast getting reacquainted with the white stuff...(I would appreciate it if you would pretend there wasn't a cobweb in that window. ...more
Why is there a meal worm named Mae living in my house right now, and why did Cee tell me it's going to turn into a rather large green beetle and then explode and look like salsa? Will that really happen?Why does Browning still find new ways to break into his food supply?And if he's smart enough to continually keep me on my toes in the dog-food-rationing department, why does he flip out when the bag of dog food gets stuck on his head? What causes some people to have OCD? ...more
For the last three days I have struggled, well not really struggled, but tried hard to find something that stood out for me that should be my "Happy" for the day.Imagine my surprise when days 24, 25 & 26 took care of themselves.My email actually gave me my happy for the these days.It just came out of the blue and it's so needed.I know I am the only one that got this email, so don't try saying you did too because, pashaw, I totally won like the person said.So nanenanepoopoo (yes I did just resort to that)Take a gander at my happy:Dear Winner,Your email has been picked as a winner in the ongoing MasterCard Inc. /Microsoft Int'l 2014 Annual Draw, you did not purchase any ticket to enter for this draw, as an internet user your email address was randomly selected and you are one of the Selected Winners among 10 winners worldwide. Amount won: 4.5 Million GBP ....more
Spring is such a fun season, but I find it to be totally exhausting. After a fairly uneventful winter, it’s like LIFE is springing from every nook and cranny. We went from cabin fever to being away from home almost every hour of the day ....more
With the opening of the new Charlotte Knights stadium last week and Cooper starting his second season of T-ball, I thought I show you my spin on the baseball look. You can still be feminine and wear baseball attire!...more
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