Hoedown Throwdown

It is almost prom time, the most important event of the school year.  Juniors and seniors get to dress in formal wear and ride...

Sticks and Stones

“Sticks and stones may break my bones, but words will never hurt me.” Whoever came up with this saying was probably the one doing the...

Dandelion Debacle

Over the past few days, I have watched a humorous battle between man and nature take place in my own front yard…the man, my...

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?...

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,...

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...

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...