I just want you to know, dear reader, that I haven’t forgotten you. I’ve started several posts in the past week and a half and just haven’t managed to finish a single one of them. I’ve been sick and tired and stressed and busy and distracted… Honestly, I’m already starting to drift away from this […]

Today I took the kids grocery shopping. It was awful! I realized it was a holiday and I realized I was going to the grocery store, but I didn’t realize I was going to the grocery store on a holiday, which, apparently, is the same thing everyone else was doing. It was crowded and people […]

Hello, lovelies! Well good news! Our car didn’t flood and neither did our apartment. Yesterday, despite the threatening forecasts and the looming disaster, it was a beautiful, sunny day! I seized the opportunity to take a “Mom’s Day Out”. (PS: The shirt I’m wearing is a tank I bought at The Classic Crime concert as […]

I know I’ve mentioned it before, but it’s worth mentioning again. I love school supplies. I might have a problem. The amount of excitement generated by fresh notebooks, new pencils, colored pens, brand-new markers, binders, highlighters and the like – especially when combined with scrapbooking stickers and glitter – is not normal. My heart rate […]

Yesterday I talked about how much I love the sunshine of summertime. In the usual cruel ironic fashion, the 10 day forecast is mostly thunderstorms with one refreshing break of 2 consecutive cloudy days. Thanks for that, nature. I appreciate it! (*NOT!*) To add to my irritation, (I loathe cloudy weather and while I enjoy […]