This little light of mine

It is amazing how five little words can change their meaning over the years. Come see how my light has grown. Blog post: http://modernsupermomma.blogspot.com/2010/09/when-one-line-can-mean-so-many.html...more

Food Show Leftovers - even better 30 years later

Binding and gagging a chicken. Nearly cutting off finger tips. One take, fast-paced action. Julia Child would think today's food TV is for pansies! Today's post: http://modernsupermomma.blogspot.com/2010/09/food-show-leftovers-better-30-years.html Modern Super Momma: Sharp tongue. Quick wit. Screw loose....more

Caught between a rock and a UTI

Sometimes, in motherhood, we are challenged with an incredibly difficult decision.Formula or breastfeed. Co-sleep or crib. Stay at home or day care. Home school or public school. Save for retirement or college fund.Most importantly, and often most urgently.......more

City Girl Gone Country

If you live in the country, you probably have never had to really THINK about these things...having come from the city, I had to reinvent the wheel a bit when it came to surviving OUTSIDE the big city.  Notes on driving, on wildlife, on nudity...and more....more

My family moved from the city to a farm when I was a senior in high school. You forgot to ...more

Evolution hasn't brought us as far as we thought

My new blog post:http://modernsupermomma.blogspot.com/2010/08/evolution-hasnt-brought-us-as-far-as-we.htmlAh, baboons have more in common with humans than I thought.Modern Super Mommahttp://modernsupermomma.comBeing everyone's everything: mom, wife, housekeeper, accountant, and full-time employee doesn't always go as planned. Choosing which balls to drop is key. ...more

Gained one head...goal is to lose two...so yeah, pass the cheesecake...and don't give me that look..

Calling all angels!I need cyber hugs and carrots dangling in front of my face.  Ding dongs would be a better motivator, but slightly against the goal of this effort.Help keep me motivated - I need swift and repeated kicks in the ass - PLEASE!http://modernsupermomma.blogspot.com/2010/08/i-can-make-excuses-or-i-can-do.htmlThanks!!...more

If fashion were music, I'd be tone deaf.

One time in college, I was walking alone across campus and this bearded hippie guy stopped directly in my path.  I sneered at him and gave my standard *pshhh* and proceeded to walk around him.  He then called out my name.Turns out - he the guy who grew up down the street from me.  He had gone through a boy-to-man transformation since the last time I had seen him.  Embarrassing!!Anyway, I would *pshhh* fashion if it stopped dead in my tracks - not because I'm an ass, but because I simply wouldn't recognize it even if it called out my name!!...more

Fast Food

Nothing quite like lowering your self-worth than sitting in a fast food drive-thru line... for the third time in two days.Would you like therapy with that???New blog post: http://modernsupermomma.blogspot.com/2010/08/fast-food.htmlModern Super Mommahttp://modernsupermomma.comBeing everyone's everything: mom, wife, housekeeper, accountant, and full-time employee doesn't always go as planned. Choosing which balls to drop is key. ...more

Lack of motivation + Under utilization at work + empty cabinets + no child ...more

One Hour

Getting time to myself as a new momma is rare.  Getting time to myself without asking for it is a dream come true!Read about my experience here!  Be sure to comment!!Modern Super Mommahttp://modernsupermomma.comBeing everyone's everything: mom, wife, housekeeper, accountant, and full-time employee doesn't always go as planned. Choosing which balls to drop is key. ...more