10 things you should NOT say to a gay parent!

So I have read a few funny posts lately about "if latinos said the things white people say" and if "asians said the things white people say." Also, things you shouldn't say to a lesbian, or a gay dad, and I decided to add my own list of things you shouldn't say to people.  Specifically gay people.  Even more specifically gay parents.  ...more
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10 things you should never say to a gay Parent!

Tweet So I have read a few funny posts lately about “if latinos said the things white people say” and if “asians said the things white people say.” Also, things you shouldn’t say to a lesbian, or a gay dad, and I decided to add my own list of things you shouldn’t say to people....more

A great way to send flowers: The Bouqs review

Tweet When I started blogging more regularly I had to start wading through quite a few emails from companies asking me to review their product, or that they wanted to feature my blog on their site, etc....more

I Used Jennifer Lawrence's Stolen Images to Teach My Kids About Internet Security

A few days ago, nude pictures of celebrities such as Jennifer Lawrence, Ariana Grande, Victoria Justice, Kim Kardashian, Rihanna, Kate Upton, Lea Michele, Kirsten Dunst, Mary Elizabeth Winstead, and others showed up online. I happened to see them on a friend's Twitter account. When I saw them, I was like, "no way those are real." But apparently they were. ...more
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I used the leaked celebrity nudes of Jennifer Lawrence and others to teach my kids about internet security.

Tweet A few days ago nude pictures of celebrities such as Jennifer Lawrence, Ariana Grande, Victoria Justice, Kim Kardashian, Rihanna, Kate Upton, Lea Michele, Kirsten Dunst, Mary Elizabeth Winstead, and others showed up online....more

Roasted Smashed Potatoes. Super easy and delicious side dish for any night of the week!

Do you all ever get in a dinner rut?  I do!  It seems like we eat the same thing over and over.  I try to look for new things to make, and when I do sometimes the family loves it:  Potato soup, and sometimes they don't: yellow tomato pasta. To be honest I ended up tossing part of the pasta after everyone refused to eat it for lef...more

Roasted Smashed Potatoes

Tweet Ingredients1 pound small red bliss potatoes 6 tablespoons garlic-infused olive oil, divided Kosher salt and freshly cracked black pepper 1/2 cup finely grated Parmigiano-Reggiano 1/2 cup sour cream 1/4 cup sliced scallions Directions Preheat the oven to 450 degrees F. Adjust the oven racks to the top and bottom positions. Place the potatoes on a sheet pan, pour 3/4 cup water over the potatoes and cover tightly with foil ....more

Perimenopause and it's symptoms are awful!

I have written about Perimenopause before.  Looking back over my posts I have written about it twice.  Once in October 2012, and again n October 2013.  Not sure whey October seems to be the month to write about it, other than all this crap started the week of my birthday the year I turned 46, so maybe my birthday month (October) triggers something.  Not sure.  But I suppose if that is true than writ...more

Dealing with Perimenopause is not easy

Tweet I have written about Perimenopause before....more

What Blogging means to me

I started blogging in 2008....more