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Holiday for Her: Homegoods

This is the second installment of my gift guide for people who are shopping for looney loon loonballs like myself, all from shops that carry such cool stuff that if an item is sold out you can pretty much just browse everything else there and I’d want that, too. I was going to limit my [...]

This is what happens when Dad leaves for four days

SHHHHH! Don’t tell Jon, but I just put that pair of underwear back in his drawer.


This was the scene this morning on the deck outside our kitchen. Oh, lonely, lonely umbrella, you whom we will not use for another six or seven months. I would hug you but that would be awkward.

Featured community question with accompanying wacky antics

Today’s featured question from the community comes from user aslapintheface: Which is the perfect segue into what happened over the weekend, starting on Friday afternoon when Jon announced that I would be making gingerbread cookies with Leta the following day, didn’t I know? Hadn’t I heard? Because that’s all she talked about on the ride [...]

Look who’s back!

So I’ve learned that Punkin is a Maltipoo (a Maltese crossed with a poodle), and even here with the lens focused on her and the light of the flash going off, I STILL couldn’t get a clear photo of her. This is the least blurry one I got out of about 100 shots. She’s crazy! [...]


What is that you’re eating, can I have some? What about that plate? That napkin? Can I put those in my mouth? Gimme that knife? No? Are you going to make me resort to my feet, because I WILL PUT THEM IN MY MOUTH, WOMAN.

Finally, I get bleeped by Momversation

Holiday for Her: Books

Wow. Ok. I might have jumped in a bit over my head with the gift guide thing because I have done nothing else for the past week but look at amazing things online (well, in addition to all the other stuff I normally do, the usual professional blogging stuff, you know, WHINING). And I realized [...]

Winners! Winners! Winners!

Time to announce the winners of the Xbox giveaway, and I have been told that I have to announce them as “Potential Winners” due to paperwork and whatnot. Without further ado, congratulations to: Comment #1961, pwillow1 Comment #792, snaves Comment #3956, joni l Comment #241, blender Comment #5755, Sugar Mama May your holidays be filled [...]