And were off.. We have battled our way through sickness. Knock on wood that we have seen the end of fevers, coughing and vomit for at least the next three weeks. We have met the challenge of the scummy land lord and defeated her evil plot to ruin our vacation. Accepted that our vacation for four now includes EXTRA guests…. View Post
Dear Young and the Restless Writers,Perhaps you are not aware that although your target demographic is indeed the Suburban Housewife, we are in fact NOT idiots. I will somewhat shamefully admit that I have been watching the Y & R, on and off, since my Momma stayed home with me!After watching your show for more then 30 years I would… View Post
Slow Sunsets. Steps Embedded with Sea Shells. Cobblestone Streets. Miles of Beach. Mexico…I will be back…..
There have been times in my life where I have absolutely been “taken”. In my early 20’s it was the almighty vacuum salesman. Hubby and I were a DINK family. Don’t get excited, Double Income No Kids. The Filter Queen Vacuum Sales Guy came a rap rap rappin on our front door. The sales pitch was a force to be… View Post
She is stomping her feet AGAIN. I did a horrible thing. I had the nerve to ask her to take a shower! What a wicked Mom. Just the innocent suggestion that she might want to go and rinse the weekend’s dirt and grime from her gorgeous cheeks sent her into some kind of pre-pubescent melt down! “I hate showers”“I don’t… View Post
*I have migraines every week. The pain sometimes makes it hard to be the Mommy and wife I wish I could be.*My youngest did not get invited to that birthday party. Mean girls suck.*We barely made the mortgage payment this month. Whew!*I don’t remember the last time my hubby and I went out on a real date.*The flu has been… View Post
There has been a death in my life. The death of my bikinis. I don’t know when it happened. Somewhere between the pasta and the popcorn…after the Chinese and before the red wine? But I can no longer sport a bikini. I’ve been frantically packing for an upcoming trip with the family. Thought I had better try on my bathing… View Post
Cancun…I love my kids more then life itself, but right now this is where I wish I was! Away on a romantic vacation with the hubby, soaking up the sun and the love. Sigh. How many more weeks of winter?? Doesn’t hurt to dream….
When I was a wee one, sick days meant time at home with Mom tucked snugly into the couch with a pillow and a favorite blanket. All the cartoons you could watch and flat ginger ale. Perfect. As I got a little older, sick days often took on a new meaning and probably should have been renamed “Mental Health” days…. View Post