It’s the holiday season, folks! And naturally, that means that bloggers are out in full force with our annual holiday gift guides! (Insert eye roll here.) I’ve never done a gift guide before. And lucky for you, I will NOT be making this an annual thing (or at least I’m not planning on it at… Continue reading The 2016 Holiday Gift Guide for Oddballs
Squirrels generally do not come up in daily conversation…unless you reside in my household. My daughters are a tad obsessed with feeding squirrels. I know, I know. I shouldn’t allow it or encourage it. But when it’s the weekend, and I’ve run myself ragged between my life and theirs, it’s hard not to settle… Continue reading Happiness Is…Squirrels in Underpants
The morning after. No less than twenty-three posts on social media all asking the same question. What will I tell my children? My mind raced with thoughts of inadequacy. Oh no! Did I miss something? Was I supposed to prepare a speech for my kids about the results of the election? Once I had… Continue reading What Will I Tell My Children?
When exes physically insert themselves into your life, it is most commonly known as stalking. However, in many cases, exes indirectly connect themselves to you, ensuring that they are still in your life, while eliminating a legal stalking charge. With the power of social media, pursuing someone who is unaware of your interest in them is extremely simple and is… Continue reading When An Ex Can’t Let Go Of The Hatred
Have you ever reached your “niceness” limit when dealing with a customer service representative? Click here to check out my blog published on SammichesPsychMeds.com or continue reading below. When it comes to customer service, I have a certain amount of tolerance for inadequacy. But once that level has been met, I am a…well…what’s a good… Continue reading DOES IT REALLY PAY TO BE NICE?
What kind of heroes do you have in your life? Click here to check out my lightly sarcastic twist on modern day “heroes” over at BLUNTmoms or continue reading below! Previously published on BLUNTmoms 10/18/16 As a kid, I thought heroes were rare creatures born with special powers on planets that I couldn’t pronounce. As… Continue reading Modern Day Super Heroes (Sort Of)
For those of you who don’t already know, I live in The Land of No Seasons…Like None…Ever (aka Florida). In early August, when temperatures are so incredibly hot that local weatherman warn against heat stroke, department stores flush out the summer garb to make room for the onslaught of wool sweaters imperative to every Floridian’s existence. If… Continue reading Can I Still Wear a Romper?
So, I recently decided to start searching for new bedding for my daughters. Finding too many similar options, I typed the term “cool pillowcases” into Google, hoping something unique would spawn an idea. Though I did come away from the search with some possibilities, I couldn’t help but question some of the images that popped up.… Continue reading I Love Nicolas Cage?
Gazing longingly at the smorgasbord of wintry sweaters appearing online and in stores everywhere, I find myself feeling completely ridiculous. I LOVE winter clothing, but the catch is that I live in Florida. We get roughly two weeks of “winter” temperatures, and by “winter temperatures”, I really mean fall for most everyone else. Up until… Continue reading Shopping at Urban Outfitters at 40? Why Not?
If you missed this piece from last year, it’s been republished on Reality Moms! Go check it out here!