Monthly Archives: August 2010

How to know if things are going great

As we sat down to breakfast this morning, Laylee expressed her happiness with her situation in life: “Everything is going great for me right now. My hair is turning curly, I have a loose tooth, and I brushed my teeth … Continue reading

Posted in family fun, Honesty of Children, kid stuff, unbearable cuteness | 4 Comments

Mockingjay – A Review – SPOILER ALERT

I devoured the first two books in the Hunger Games series in one sitting and have been counting down the days to the release of Mockingjay this week. I was one of the first to purchase it Tuesday morning and … Continue reading

Posted in I can read, Reviews | 22 Comments


Yesterday was a tough one. I sort of blogged it out over at at But today is a new day. I was nicer to the kids. The fridge situation got all sorted out and the new one is lovely … Continue reading

Posted in around town, family fun, parenting | 9 Comments

Chicken Sitting

I am chicken-sitting for a friend who is on vacation. The chickens are angry. When I fed them but did not let them out to roam, they vocalized their displeasure. I have a feeling they will lay non-free-range eggs tonight … Continue reading

Posted in Friendship, scaring the neighbors | 6 Comments