I’m a bookworm. Before the kids monopolized all my free time, I would read every chance I got – seems the luxury of reading is now limited to very late at night before falling asleep, where I think to myself “One more...―
Way back in the dark ages (you know, 10 years ago) the hubby and I both had cell phones, but we were on pre-paid (or pay-as-you-go, if you will) plans because we just aren’t phone people. Occasionally text, sure, but chat on the phone ...―
The schedule of our lives is shaped by the movements of the earth, moon, and sun. In ancient Rome, a priest observed the sky and announced a new moon cycle to the king. For centuries afterward, Romans referred to the first day of each new month ...―
Here we are, the fourth day of the New Year. For those of you who make resolutions, how’s that going for you so far? I used to be all into the resolution making, determined to keep those resolutions no matter what. Now, not so much. ...―
Looky here – the world didn’t come to an end. At least at the typing of this post it hasn’t, so if you’re reading this, that means you’re safe. And parties and plans for this holiday season are still going on as...―
With Christmas a mere 10 days away, it’s fun to reflect back on Christmas Past – particularly when it comes to Princess Nagger. You know, because she’s such a cute goofball. Especially her very first Christmas when I dressed ...―
I’ve been pretty good this year for the most part. Sure I’ve been lacking severely in the housekeeping department, but I felt that blogging took priority over keeping the house sparkling. Besides, when you stop by on Christmas Eve, you’ll note ...―
As moms (and in some cases dads) we tend to do everything to excess when it comes to our kids and taking care of the household. We never get a vacation or get to call in sick, we just push through and get it done. The downside to that is when we ...―
Thanksgiving is next week, people. One week from today is the notorious Black Friday. I’m sure many of you are already planning on where you will be going that day. Not me – I did that a couple of times and being buffeted around by ...―
Last year I mentioned that Princess Nagger and I got hooked on a new game, Skylanders: Spyro Adventures. Well this year, just in time for the holidays, they’ve come out with a sequel, Skylanders: Giants. The new figures are huge ...―
After being without power for three days followed by another 24 hours of no internet*, it’s been very sobering looking at all the pictures of the destruction caused by Hurricane Sandy. Our situation of no power and a basement constantly ...―
You may have noticed a new crop of fresh berries at your market lately. I buy fresh ...
This week’s gorgeous guest is the lovely Meg from Gillmergirl.com. Meg is a ...
Sunday love. @kippeterschnaps requested steak and so: One pan, roasted London broil it is- ...