Blogging, Humor

Changes. I Won’t Say Ch Ch Ch Ch Changes Because That Title Has Been Done to Death

You may or may not have noticed something different about my blog. Something is missing. That something is the absence of my BlogHer ads that used to be right over there >>>>A few months ago, I decided that I needed to make a change. I had been a part of the BlogHer Advertising Network since… Continue reading Changes. I Won’t Say Ch Ch Ch Ch Changes Because That Title Has Been Done to Death

Childhood, Crafts, Decorating, Family, Humor, Link Party, Motherhood

“Kiddy Table Re-Do” RE-DO Do Be Do Be Doo

*I recently migrated my blog and some of the pictures didn't make the move. So please excuse the words where pictures should be. Almost three years to the day, I published a post about overhauling an old Ikea kid's table. This table has been around since my now 14-year- old was a toddler. It was… Continue reading “Kiddy Table Re-Do” RE-DO Do Be Do Be Doo

Blogging, Friends, Humor

From California to Maryland, Flat Kari Gets Around. Wink Wink. Nudge Nudge

I know, I know. These posts aren't as regular as I thought they would be. It is hard getting them done because people are having so much gosh darn fun with "me". I AM fun. Pass it on. I started my latest adventure when my friend Jen took me to BlogHer in San Jose at… Continue reading From California to Maryland, Flat Kari Gets Around. Wink Wink. Nudge Nudge

Greater Good, Sponsored Post

Walgreens Helps You Stay Healthy and Gives the Gift of Health to Others

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser.  All opinions are mine alone.  When I think of getting ready to head back to school, school supplies, new clothes, and gym shoes come to mind. But keeping the kids healthy should also be at the top of that list. Sports physicals, updating… Continue reading Walgreens Helps You Stay Healthy and Gives the Gift of Health to Others

Family, Humor, Life, Motherhood, Netflix

Be Nice! And Put Down that Sticky Spatula! Netflix SAVE ME! #StreamTeam

I am at the end of our summer break here TURN DOWN THE TV! I have mixed emotions about it STOP SCREAMING AT YOUR SISTER! On one hand, I am sad to see them go OMG IF I HAVE TO COME UP THERE SOMEONE WILL BE SORRY! On the other, I think I need a… Continue reading Be Nice! And Put Down that Sticky Spatula! Netflix SAVE ME! #StreamTeam

Family, Humor, Life, Photography, Summer, Travel

My Love Letter to the South

[spacer height="20px"] For the past two years, my mom and dad have lived in Chattanooga Tennessee. It has come to my attention that some of my posts about traveling have convinced people to actually VISIT these places. Which makes me happy on so many levels!! First of which is that people are actually reading my… Continue reading My Love Letter to the South

Family, Life, Motherhood, Parenting

Deenie Lied, Scoliosis Isn’t Scary Anymore

This post originally appeared on Chicago Parent's website where I was a contributor. At the beginning of summer break, we got some news. Our oldest daughter was diagnosed with Scoliosis. Our pediatrician had been monitoring her spine over the past two years during her yearly appointments. Well, when I say "monitoring", I mean while they… Continue reading Deenie Lied, Scoliosis Isn’t Scary Anymore