The Teen Years: Parenting in the Digital Age

I've said it before, and I will say it again.   I am SO glad there was no such thing as Facebook or all the other various social media sites when I was growing up. Teenagehood is HARD, but I can't even imagine what it's like growing up with the constant push to over share.  Not to mention the cell phones to snap a picture and document whatever shenanigans are being performed right then. ...more
SMH at Facebook fights and duck face photos LOL I think it's a great idea to monitor kids' ...more

Shrimp Tacos:: Recipe

After tweeting with A Classy, Southern Wife, I was left craving some of her fish tacos.  The problem?  I didn't' have fish in my freezer.  I DID have a bag of frozen shrimp.  SCORE!  If you don't like dealing with boiling, peeling, deveining raw shrimp.. no worries....more

Pregnancy & Hormones go together like Peas & Carrots

Part of the mom job is the never ending case of laundry:  the washing, drying, folding & putting away.  And repeat ad nauseum.  There was a stack of clothes laying on the boys stair case I asked to be put away.  The hubs agreed to help them so I continued doing whatever it was I was doing.  Considering I was nearing the end of my first trimester, it was probably a combination of getting sick or napping.  Several hours passed when I noticed the clothes were STILL on the stairs.  I stomped up stairs to confront the guilty boys (hubs and c...more