hollywood, california, travel, budget
Humor, Motherhood, Travel

California….On a Kari and Anna Budget

  A few years ago, Anna and I talked about going on a girls trip after she graduated high school. Kind of a Gilmore Girls-ish style getaway before Anna went away to college. I don't┬áremember exactly when we started talking about it but over the past two years, it became less talk and more action.… Continue reading California….On a Kari and Anna Budget

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Blogging, Chicago, Favorite Things, Humor, John Hughes, Screenplay

Don’t You Forget About Me- Scene Eight “HELLO! We Have The Breakfast Club Sitting in The Backseat”

  I was trying to think of my goal for this screenplay. My goal. My goal. Hmmmm. OH, I GOT ONE! Every time you hear "Don't You Forget About Me" by Simple Minds on the radio, in the dentist's office, at the supermarket, at Chili's,  I want you to think of this silly little screenplay… Continue reading Don’t You Forget About Me- Scene Eight “HELLO! We Have The Breakfast Club Sitting in The Backseat”

Family, Summer, Travel

What Happens in Vegas Stays In Salt Lake City

Full disclosure: I wrote this title a week before we left to go on vacation. It was a witty title and as you know, those are hard to come by. So I wrote the title, pressed the Save Draft button and off I went to my normal non-blog writing summer life. In fact, I have… Continue reading What Happens in Vegas Stays In Salt Lake City

Blogging, Humor

Flat Kari’s Adventures- Don’t Make Me Eat Sushi

Every time I hear the term "Flat Kari", I get flashbacks to high school. Let's just say I was mammary challenged my entire life until I got pregnant the second time. Because the first time, the boobs didn't "take". I wasn't necessarily made fun of in high school. At least not to my face. But… Continue reading Flat Kari’s Adventures- Don’t Make Me Eat Sushi