Preschool Senioritis

Look at this adorable little thing. ...more

Welcoming 2016, or “What Fresh Hell is This?!”

Why hello, everyone! Did you miss me? I missed you, and definitely gave a thought to writing something new for you this fall, in between bites of Halloween candy, kick-ass turkey (THAT I COOKED MYSELF WHUT WHUUUUUUT), and sugar cookies … Continue reading → The post Welcoming 2016, or “What Fresh Hell is This?!” appeared first on 649.133 ....more

Picture Day

I’m not very picky about most things as a mom. ...more

Kindergarten, Here She Comes

We watch Bella walk around her new kindergarten classroom, where she’ll spend her school days beginning next week. ...more

Life is Brutal

Last Friday, I sucked it up, put on my big-girl panties, asked an old priest and a young priest to throw some holy water at my debit card, and took my girls school shopping at Target. Going school shopping is … Continue reading → The post Life is Brutal appeared first on 649.133 ....more

Free School Supplies Almost Make It Okay That Summer’s Nearly Over

Back to School is coming fast. I’ve already written “Take girls school shopping!” on the calendar for this Friday, which makes me want to cry and dance at the same time. I’m hoping I don’t actually do this in the … Continue reading → The post Free School Supplies Almost Make It Okay That Summer’s Nearly Over appeared first on 649.133 ....more

The Caterpillars, or Nature is Surprisingly Awful

I’d like to start out by letting you guys know that I am...more

Summer Hot Spots for Families and Why You Shouldn’t Bother

It’s summertime, which means every family is attempting to cram fifty different field trips into roughly three months’ worth of weekends. I get it – I’m exactly the same way. I have to get though a list of places my … Continue reading → The post Summer Hot Spots for Families and Why You Shouldn’t Bother appeared first on 649.133 ....more