Childhood, Life, Motherhood

When Did The Trees Get So Big?

  I was driving through my neighborhood this morning and noticed the trees that line the streets. When did these trees get so big? I said out loud to no one. A lot of my life is spent looking straight ahead; at the road while I am driving in my car, at the soccer field… Continue reading When Did The Trees Get So Big?

Childhood, Humor, Life

Some of My Best Blog Post Ideas Come to Me in the Comment Section

Of other people's blogs. It's no surprise that I love to comment on other blogs posts. Yes, that's still a thing. I love supporting my fellow bloggers, I love having genuine conversations with them about A-Ha's Take on Me or how that fried ice cream casserole looks amazing but mostly because I love to talk.… Continue reading Some of My Best Blog Post Ideas Come to Me in the Comment Section

Blogging, Humor, Link Party

Blog Trends That Prove I Will Never Be Cool Enough to Hang with “Real” Bloggers

  Disclaimer- these are things that annoy me. I am not suggesting that if you do any of the following, you must change. I write this thing called a "blog" where I share my pet peeves, talk about John Hughes, diet, binge eat, diet, eat again, and occasionally write a sponsored post. I am not out… Continue reading Blog Trends That Prove I Will Never Be Cool Enough to Hang with “Real” Bloggers

Blogging, Humor, Photography

How to Create a Funky Sidebar Bio with Pic Monkey

  I am learning as I go when it comes to WordPress; every day there is something new. Apparently, there is even MORE HTML language that I have to know to own my blog. It has never made me appreciate all they did for me over at Blogger more. For real. But at the same time,… Continue reading How to Create a Funky Sidebar Bio with Pic Monkey

Blogging, Humor, Uncategorized

Why I Fired My “Assistant”

  WordPress is the shit. Why in God's name did it take me six years to get over here? Do you know that I can see all of your visits now without having to go to Google Analytics? Did you know that if you subscribe to my blog, I know exactly who you are? And… Continue reading Why I Fired My “Assistant”

Blogging, Humor, John Hughes, Menopause, Nonsense, Tater Tots

Titles Don’t Come Easy You Know

This is the post that introduced the Tater Tot series and also cemented my random at best style of writing.  First published May 2, 2016 I fear I am at the end of writing this blog. Maybe it is God gently telling me, it is time Kari.  Not that time!  Time to stop blogging! I… Continue reading Titles Don’t Come Easy You Know