Monthly Archives: June 2009

Sizing Things Up

Sizing Things Up

We recently returned from visiting my mother-in-law. Despite the fact that she’s my MIL, I still love spending time with her. She’s great with the girls and is always so helpful. As a bonus, she always makes a point of stocking ...
Children Live There…and There…and There…

Children Live There…and There…and There…

Each year when the warm weather hits, our driveway starts to look like a scene out of CSI.  Multiple chalk outlines of various sizes of bodies.  And oddly surrounding it are flowers, suns, houses, bunny rabbits and bears.  Yes, children liv ...

Having Ally McBeal Flashbacks

It’s been a while since Ally McBeal was on prime time television.  I watched it occasionally but was never a die-hard fan.  I’m pretty sure if we had a DVR back then, I would have been a junkie about the show. But no matter what ...
Good Causes Abound – Help Fight Cancer

Good Causes Abound – Help Fight Cancer

I can’t tell you how many times I said to my mom “I’m always the last to find out.”  She would reply “Well, if you would move closer to home then you might hear it sooner.”  She wasn’t bashful of sh ...
Feels Like a Clown Car

Feels Like a Clown Car

I attended a baby shower a few weekends ago.  Before becoming a mom, I hated showers because I never had any chance as enjoying all the ridiculous games that guests are forced to endure during baby showers.  It’s not about winning, it ...
It’s Scratchy but I Like It.

It’s Scratchy but I Like It.

I’m one of those people that is perfectly happy getting as wrinkly as a prune. No, I’m not THAT old. Yes, I’m getting older and my hair looks more blonde than red thanks to lots of unplanned grey highlights. When I’m ...