Why I Won't Throw My Kid a Pinterest Birthday Party

I have a confession to make. My son just turned 6 this week. And... I dropped the ball, so to speak, on planning a big basketball birthday party like he had originally asked for. There are so many moms out there who are far more creative than me. It's easy to look at Pinterest (like this boy's basketball party, which is awesome) and think that I'm failing when it comes to throwing my children cool birthday parties. ...more
THANK YOU. i find the over planning of a kid's birthday party absolutely absurd. when i was a ... more

Free Photoshop Arrows and a Tutorial on How to Use Them!

I made some arrows for you guys to use on your pictures and blog posts and stuff. You can use these pretty much anywhere...  maybe your Christmas cards? I don't know! But either way, I love having an assortment of pngs to grab for my personal use, just as I'm sure you do too.    ...more
@kjames4 i'm sure you can. i think you can use pngs in gimp. but i'm not entirely sure. good luck! more

NaBloPoMo Soup: Add Your November Posts

You have posts and we want to read them. This is a way for people to post a link to their daily November NaBloPoMo posts that they publish on their personal blogs. Please use the linky feature below daily to add your post, and peruse the ones already entered in order to find great things to read as well as support your fellow NaBloPoMo'ers. Bookmark this post so you can use it all month. ...more
sweet! blogged about how crazy i am. more