Christmas, cards, Holidays
Christmas, Holidays, Link Party

Why I’m Not Sending Everyone a Christmas Card This Year

I feel like that title smells a lot like clickbait. Don't know what clickbait is? It's when a title sucks you into clicking on a link but it really isn't about what the title led you to believe. Here's an example: TITLE- She Thought She Was Getting a Surprise Visit from Santa But Wait Until… Continue reading Why I’m Not Sending Everyone a Christmas Card This Year

Family, Humor, Travel

I “Found Myself” in Florida

For spring break this year, we got to get the hell out of dodge and go to Destin Florida. I honestly don't know how exactly we landed on Destin. I do know that our oldest daughter didn't want to go anywhere "lame" which leaves a lot for interpretation because me being the travel nerd that… Continue reading I “Found Myself” in Florida

Family, Humor, Link Party

Art Party Because We Are Too Cheap to go to the Studio

    Ella has a January birthday and every year we try to make it special because BIRTH and because WINTER. I wrote about how I had a revelation years ago about not really going all out for her birthday because of WINTER. It was since that revelation that we have made up for our… Continue reading Art Party Because We Are Too Cheap to go to the Studio

Humor, Life, Uncategorized

Why I Don’t Shop at Walmart Anymore

That title is a little misleading because that isn't entirely what this post is about. But I do feel the need to narrow down my titles. I feel like they are a little too long-winded, kind of like me. If I had my way, that title up there would look something like Why I Don't… Continue reading Why I Don’t Shop at Walmart Anymore

Humor, Life, Menopause, Uncategorized

How I Am Making Winter My Bitch

The New York Times called. They won't ever be hiring me as a title writer. The New York Times called. There is no such thing as a title writer.  Last winter, I had a tough go of it. In fairness to myself, when I wasn't in pain I was making flavorless rice Krispie treats.  So… Continue reading How I Am Making Winter My Bitch

Blogging, Humor

Everything You Wanted to Know About Blogging but Were Afraid to Ask

  I knew nothing about blogging when I initially started in 2010. I literally Googled, "how to create a blog", chose the first result, and followed the instructions.That was it.A blog, by definition, is: 1- a personal website or web page on which an individual records opinions, links to other sites, etc. on a regular basis.… Continue reading Everything You Wanted to Know About Blogging but Were Afraid to Ask