Family Camp

Family Camp

Well people, it was an adventure. The kids loved it. The adults survived it. Here are a few pictures of my kiddos enjoying their week. And this one here is me with my bestie. Without her and G, it would have been a wee bit too much. She looks amazing as usual. I look like [...]

I’m not getting mother of the year.

I’m not getting mother of the year.

Today started out as Not A Good Day. You know the kind. You wake up already exhausted to hear one kid, the kid who especially irritates you, shrieking her high pitched shrieks all over the house. Her helpful brother is telling her in an incredibly loud stage whisper to "SHUT UP ALREADY!!!" She is not [...]

Moving

Moving

In which switching houses causes the world to end. We move tomorrow. This is a good thing because G and I are already exhausted and a longer wait would cause a total collapse of body, mind, and spirit. Also, my house wouldn't pass a current fire evacuation plan. The boxes are taking over my life [...]

Mother’s Day

Mother’s Day

Guys, I just went to pick up "Four" from his refereeing job at the local soccer field. And I did it in my slippers, with no make-up, with a ceramic mug full of tea in my hand. He wasn't even properly embarrassed, even after I announced loudly I was there to watch him in my [...]

That’s how we roll

That’s how we roll

We have a variety of special needs in our house. Two of my kiddos take medicine to help them manage their day. Sometimes the younger of the two struggles to remember to take her medicine. Not to worry though, the older one has everything under control... I walked into the kitchen and saw this on [...]

Soft Kitty, Warm Kitty

Soft Kitty, Warm Kitty

There is something about the presence of a cat... that seems to take the bite out of being alone.Louis J. Camuti Guys, there is a cat sitting on my lap. No wait! You do not understand how huge this is! This is like "the parting of the Red Sea" huge! A miracle of biblical proportions! [...]

Anger Iceberg

Anger Iceberg

There are two sketchy looking men wandering around the outside of my house right now. It's not as bad as it sounds. They are survey guys getting information for an updated real property report. But I wish they would go away! They pulled up in front of my house an hour ago. I, being the [...]