cars, children, current events, Freak Flag, hey look a squirrel, housekeeping, old pop culture references, silliness, truth

not feeling it

I'm not feeling 2016, y'all. I'm just not. And you can't make me so don't even try. Honestly 2015 was kind of a crappy year for me and I'm happy to be done with it. But 2016? What's that? It's like the future, man. Cars should be flying. Hoverboards should be hovering. My house should… Continue reading not feeling it

distractions, hey look a squirrel, hijinks, imaginary friends, old pop culture references, screen time, shenanigans, silliness, tomfoolery

KLG is my spirit animal

I love me some Kathie Lee. I've been turning on the ol' boob tube in the mornings now that my girls are in school and I find myself adoring Kathie Lee Gifford more and more every time I watch her. Check out this gem from this morning:     Isn't she the best? I know… Continue reading KLG is my spirit animal

distractions, heat, hey look a squirrel, houston, humidity, open letters, randomness, shenanigans, silliness, suburbs

An Open Letter to Mosquitoes

Dear Mosquitoes: I am writing to inform you I am extremely disappointed in your recent behavior. Despite our lifelong feud, I have made every effort to make our coexistence easier. I have tried to ignore you hoping you would, in turn, ignore me. Not only did that not work, but it's resulted in some of… Continue reading An Open Letter to Mosquitoes

dinner, distractions, hey look a squirrel, houston, mom blog, organization, stay at home mom, suburbs

Grocery Shopping Tips. But Not Really.

Grocery shopping is the worst part of being a grown up. It doesn't help that I am particularly bad at meal planning. I do well at neither the meal nor the planning portion of the activity. To say grocery shopping is not my favorite thing is an understatement of comic proportions. When we lived in California we… Continue reading Grocery Shopping Tips. But Not Really.