The Car Ride From Hell

Today’s parenting question is:  Is it just me or does anyone else agree that siblings and lengthy car rides are a recipe for disaster?...

I’ve Got A Secret

I am going to admit something today, because I have heard that the first step to changing a behavior is to acknowledge it.  So...

Magnet Mayhem

The one question I am asked daily and the one that annoys me the most is, “mom, what’s for dinner?” Each time I answer the question,...

Two Little Tunes, A Whole Lot of Happy

I love music.  I grew up listening to country, bluegrass and gospel.  No doubt that influence gave me my affinity for country music.  What’s...

Red Mary Janes With No Buckles

There is an image etched in my mind of a pair of red Mary Janes with missing buckles.  The first time I saw them was...

Flip-Flop da Flippity-Flop

Oh, happy day.  The sun is shining, the birds are singing and I am not freezing.  Woo hoo!  It has been a long, cold...

Dreaming of Eggs

The clock read 12:58 a.m.  I was half asleep, half awake, tossing, talking and dreaming.  My husband asked what was going on and I...

The Wisdom of Reality T.V.

I was at my computer typing away when my husband walked by and asked what I was blogging about.  “Reality T.V.”, I said.  His...