Cup Shopping: What Do You Mean, "How Big Is He?"

Similar to the school supply list we moms are allotted at the beginning of every school year, baseball coaches should hand out a “baseball supply list” at the start of each season. How is a mom who chose pom poms over a legitimate sport supposed to know that little boys need crotch protection out in the field? I know what a “cup” is from the days my dad would casually keep his out in the open after a game (his team’s name was the Bushwackers by the way, but that’s another story), so I know the purpose of a “cup,” but I just assumed it was for an older man … perhaps one with more substance....more
Yes, for cricket but now he plays baseball and not cricket he uses it for that. We call it a box ...more

A Cup of Cold Water

July 15 "Fifteenth Day of Fast", Sixth Day of Ramadam St. Bonaventure Mt. 10:34-11:1 "And if anyone gives even a cup of cold water to one of these little ones...I assure you he will not go unrewarded." ...more

I was defeated in the great cup war... aka... being dumb enough to wash a chipped cup.

The boys were at their Nana's, Ian was at work, room mate was asleep, and the dogs were chilling at my feet. I haven't had the house to myself in a long time. I was enjoying all my mind numbing trivial house work. One more chore for the day.....dishes. Normally I loathe doing dishes. Actually I could careless for any house work, but that is neither here nor there, it has to get done. But today I was enjoying my mindless dish washing time and the stillness of my house. When I reached for the last dish in the sink.. a blue and white damask print cup....more

Your Own...Personal...Java

 http://projectsupermom.blogspot.com/2010/09/fall-into-fall.htmlAh, it's that time of year again...my favorite time, I think...when summer looses it's hold and fall starts to slowly take over. Halloween stuff is already for sale in the stores, the evenings are finally dark enough to fire up candles, my bathroom mirrors and windows are coated in a layer of steam, after I shower, and my nose is either running like a faucet or is so dry that it cracks....more

Triple Chocolate Ice Cream

I am having so much fun making ice cream this year.  There are so many different recipes out there to try that I feel like a kid in a candy store when I go to a recipe page for ice cream. “OOH!  I want to try this one!  OOOOOHHH!  Look at that!  I want that one!  Whoa!  That one looks cool!  I want it!” ...more