That Time I Scared the Hell Out of My Kid

I’m going to tell you a story. This story may be very polarizing in response. You may think I am the meanest/worst mom ever OR you may high five your computer screen and send me a Starbucks twitter coffee (a girl can dream) ....more

5 Things You Didn’t Know You Wanted

Until Now! I don’t do gift guides (well I did one for 2 year olds years ago but I digress) but I have found some things lately from OTHER gift guides that I went “well damn, that’s awesome”. I’m not going to moan on and on in an intro paragraph…let’s just get to it: A Battery Charging device – So you updated to iOS8 and now your battery is pathetic ....more

Why Girls Can Code Even If Mattel Doesn’t Think So

Earlier this week, the link started pouring in to me. Emails, Twitter, Facebook. “HAVE YOU SEEN THIS?!” Mattel came out with a book “I can be a computer engineer” ....more

Things I Love – La Shish

About 7 years ago the boys at work let me tag along to their lunch. It was to a Lebanese and Greek...more

In Defense of Butts

This week we were playing around giggling with Landon where we often fall down the toilet humor bandwagon. He is a 5 yr old boy. Boogers, farts, poop…it’s all comedy gold ....more

Fun Fact Friday: Help me get my groove back

First fact, I need to blog more. If I am heading a blog program for a corporation, guess I should get back to my roots…errrr something. But let’s face it, I am stupid busy so I am going to start small ....more

Hola, Kindergarten

We are now a few weeks into Kindergarten and getting our feet under us. It hasn’t been all rainbows and unicorns but I think we have weathered the transition pretty well. I worried about him going to a whole new environment…like more than I usually worry ....more

The Power of Thank You

When you get married you have to do a good bit of blending. Styles, feelings, furniture, and so on but the biggest I think is habits. Some good, some bad....more

How To Start Twitter

Follow Fridays are kind of a thing of the past but I thought I would bring it back today to help convert some folks. Twitter can be an amazing place. I’ve met my best friends there ....more

So you wanna start running…

I get a lot of questions about running…especially in fall when it isn’t 5000 degrees. How do I do it? Where do I do it? ...more