Homeschool, Link Party, Motherhood, Parenting, Pinterest, Summer

Is This Bag Supposed to be Leaking? Homemade Ice Cream

I found a recipe for homemade ice cream! And it only has four ingredients! And you don't need an ice cream maker! Because YOU, my friend, are the ice cream maker. Oh, and by the way, there was a dead link associated with the above Pinterest find so I can't attach a link. This, however,… Continue reading Is This Bag Supposed to be Leaking? Homemade Ice Cream

Family, Humor, Link Party, Motherhood, Parenting, Summer

How NOT to let Summer Beat the Stuffing Out of You

Hello friends. Guess what? It's RAINING! Again... I guess swim lessons aren't happening today. And using the pool passes we paid way too much money for. That we have only used TWICE this summer. I got to spend the weekend in Ohio with my two girls to attend a surprise party for my brother. His birthday is… Continue reading How NOT to let Summer Beat the Stuffing Out of You

Humor, Motherhood, Parenting

What to Expect When You Become a Mommy

When I was pregnant, I read a lot of material. Books, magazines, pamphlets about what I should expect for the next nine months. I shopped in the maternity section; I stocked up on folic acid; I bought sensible shoes. But no one can really ever prepare you for being a mom. So in honor of Mother's Day… Continue reading What to Expect When You Become a Mommy

Chicago, Family, Humor, Life, Parenting, Summer

One Fun Week. Well Sort of.

  This came in the mail over the weekend:     My blog in book form. We went to my goddaughter13th birthday party at a bouncy place:   On Sunday, we went to the pool with our neighbors and the kids. Then the girls and I left for my parents for the week. We hit the… Continue reading One Fun Week. Well Sort of.