Depression and Chronic Pain

From time to time, life gets hard. It does for everyone. For some folks, myself included, there’s an element of depression that comes into play ....more

Doing The Memes Thing…

Time for another installment of Imp Memes. Gee. Can you tell what’s happening at our house lately? ...more

Skanky Coconut Oil?

I’m really, REALLY glad that we...more

Confessions of a Blacklist Junkie

Wolf and I started watching Blacklist this fall. Yes, we were late to the show, but that’s pretty typical for us. In fact, it’s somewhat amazing that we manage to catch a show before it’s been off the air for … Continue reading → The post Confessions of a Blacklist Junkie appeared first on Not A Stepford Life ....more

It’s All Bloggess’ Fault

Being a devoted fangirl (well, as devoted as I can be, considering the one-armed, homeschooling, raising five Minions gig I’ve got going on) of the one, the ONLY, The Bloggess, I was reading at her site today. Only to discover … Continue reading → The post It’s All Bloggess’ Fault appeared first on Not A Stepford Life ....more

Dangers of Being Married to a Writer

Actual conversation that happened between Wolf and I: Me: “So, I think I’m going to talk to the Dr about how to kill someone. What meds you could give them to cause a heart attack that wouldn’t be evident.” Wolf: … Continue reading → The post Dangers of Being Married to a Writer appeared first on Not A Stepford Life ....more

Romantic Getaway, NASL Style

We did it. We arranged for overnight babysitting for the Minions and were going to escape for an...more

Adventures In Home Hair Colouring

There’s a certain reality that comes with dyeing your hair at home, that nobody talks about. It’s a well-kept secret. I’m here to blow that secrecy out of the water, and talk about what colouring your hair at home is … Continue reading → The post Adventures In Home Hair Colouring appeared first on Not A Stepford Life ....more

YNAB Two Winner!!

Alrighty folks! We have a winner! Drum roll please… *blink* Ok ....more

Grocery Shopping Trip From Hell

Ok. I’ve mentioned before that the grocery stores here do a sale the first Tuesday of the month. The one we go to it’s 10% off your grocery bill ....more