Why I Hate The Elf On The Shelf

I'm not happy about this post. I love mocking ridiculous things, but I feel most comfortable poking fun at stuff I like. Things like my college football team, my kids' quirks, my brother's ability to get free stuff from anyone he meets, and how my mom identifies herself by name when she leaves me a message. "Oh, hi Amy. This is your mom. Susan." My favorite target is myself. But today I turn my disdain outward, to a society that complains about consumerism and too many commitments, but spends $30 dollars for the privilege of managing the "magic" of a cheaply made stuffed elf during the busiest month of the year....more
I personally don't care if people want to do the elf or not. I can't bring anymore activities ... more

An Accidental Purchase of Mom Jeans

I've been trying to find a new pair of jeans for awhile now. It's been frustrating, time-sucking and rather expensive. I am glad I read this post by Carrie Elle, however, as I was almost tempted this past weekend to pick up a pair of jeans at our local big-box membership store. Apparently they house the infamous Mom Jeans! Buyer beware! But first, have a laugh with Carrie as she shares her Mom Jean experience....more
@GoFashionDeals Ha!  Yep.  Pretty much sums up how I feel most days. more