Grant’s class is studying the US Postal system… how to address an envelope… where the stamp goes, etc. They are practicing writing letters too. I received the following letter in the mail yesterday: (Just in case you can’t read it… here it is word for word.) Dear Mom, Your the BEST mom ever! You also […]
Did you go to a county fair this summer? My neighbor Melissa said in an Instagram upload, that a county fair is the Olympics of People Watching. Oh, amen to that. It’s also the Olympics of Fried Food. It’s also the home of giant food… All. Kinds. Of. Wrong. And if you’re going to eat […]
So I just got back from The Haven Conference, which was fabulous and I’ll tell you all about it in the the next few days. There were lots of great sponsors there and one of them, Fish Foam, was giving out toy yo-yo’s along with samples of their product. Most women aren’t that into […]
I am soooooo glad it’s the end of the school year! I am tired of fighting The Battle of the Homework. Going through Grant’s papers I found this: The assignment was to look up a word and write the definition. While it would no doubt have helped if he had spelled concert correctly, he appears […]
Scene: We are all gathered in our kitchen. Handsome Hubby and Conner are discussing the PETA organization. The conversation comes around to PETA’s position on Seeing Eye Dogs. (They oppose the use of animals in any form: food, clothing, entertainment, they even think it is exploitative to have pets, let alone force them to help blind people.) […]
My neighbors posted this sign on their garage over the weekend… Congrats. College Grad! Yep… nothing like planning ahead.
The ladies behind Seriously Shawn, Dandelion Wishes, Confessions of an Impulsive Addict and The Johanson Journey keep asking us questions and keeping us from getting our household duties taken care of…. 1.} If money didn’t matter, where would your perfect vacation take place? Briefly describe. In 2002, Handsome Hubby and I went to Rome. We […]
The ladies behind Seriously Shawn, Dandelion Wishes, Confessions of an Impulsive Addict and The Johanson Journey have started a series of weekly questions to answer. I appreciate that it is on Wednesday… the day I am most likely to be up to my eyeballs in laundry and have forgotten to make dinner. This week’s questions: […]
Dear Goodwill, As a long-time bargain hunter and a avid DIY-er, I feel compelled to write you this letter. I understand that there are certain legal constraints that prevent you from accepting items like car-seats, high chairs and other baby items. However, what I am really wondering about today, is why you won’t take many […]
Conner has been needling Grant and just bugging his little brother in general.Grant got some scrap paper and drew a picture for Conner.I am thinking Grant is getting tired of Conner’s antics.I am also thinking that if Grant invites Conner to the beach, Conner should decline the invitation.