Things My Kids Say

This morning, as I grabbed the lunch bag to pack for the 6.5-year-old’s lunch. Inside was the small container of four carrots… carrots still inside. I firmly reminded my son that, if I pack carrots, the carrots need to be eaten at lunch. “But mom, I didn’t have time!” “Okay,” I said, “Then please eat […]

humble pie

I make toffee for a living. …okay, maybe not quite for a living – more like for “fun” and I earn a little bit of “fun money” by doing it. Yes, I would love to one day wake up and realize that it is actually my sole income which allows me vast amounts of time […]

Soundtrack to Life

I seem to always have a song in my head. Always. yesterday, I woke up with Polka songs bouncing around. (“In Heaven There Is No Beer”)… (why?) Today, it’s this. (“I slept in last night’s clothes and tomorrow’s dreams”.) makes for an interesting day! What’s bouncing around your brain right now?

Wait, What?

Hey Howdy Hey, Blogosphere! it’s been awhile… it’s not you, it’s me…. I promise all sorts of fun here (i mean, look at the title, for starters) and then The Beckers continue to have all the fun and don’t post a single thing here. that’s just not fair, dear reader. and for that, I am […]