Old School Blogging

March 19, 2014

I found this through Jean.  Link up is here. I love the idea behind this.  Remember back in the old days when we blogged up hill in the snow both ways and we answered random questions and memes?  Also, I have nothing to blog about. What is the last thing you watched on TV?  I’m […]

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Why We Should Listen To Our Parents

March 16, 2014

This post was inspired by The Divorce Papers: A Novel by Susan Rieger. Young lawyer Sophie unwillingly takes her first divorce case with an entertaining and volatile client in this novel told mostly through letters and legal missives. Join From Left to Write on March 18 we discuss The Divorce Papers. As a member, I received […]

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9 Years

March 15, 2014

Dear Michael, Today is your 9th birthday.  And while normally that means I post a video of pictures through the year set to music, I decided that 9 was the year to call Uncle on that.  You would declare it “babyish” anyway.   8 was the year you decided you were too old for most […]

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Shoe Friday #267

March 14, 2014

Margie’s ”Rampage Ingeborgh Fringed Cowgirl Boots” in cognac.

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My Village

March 12, 2014

It pains me to start another post with, “things have been hard around here,” because they have.  And I know I’m being vague, because I have to be.  The hard is not life or death hard, we are all fine, but it is the kind of hard that keeps you up at night and stops […]

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Where Stress Meets Yogurt

March 10, 2014

The last couple of weeks in the “fur” household have not been fun.  There has been stress and juice fasts and more stress and state testing and snow days and pretty much nothing joyous. There has been yelling and not enough sunshine. Today I picked up Michael from school and he had no homework because […]

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Shoe Friday #266: Jodi’s Dream Shoe Edition

March 7, 2014

I have been obsessing over a pair of shoes for years.  FOUR YEARS TO BE EXACT.  LL sent them to me for Shoe Friday and then I decided they would be mine. A string of bad luck conspired against me and no, they would not be mine.  And by the time I decided that oh […]

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The Snow Has Made Us All Insane

March 4, 2014

Yesterday was our millionth snow day, approximately, and Michael was also sick.  After being cooped up in this house ALL weekend, we were starting to get a little punchy. This was our lunch conversation: Michael: “Can I have a puppy?” Doug: “No.” Me: “Michael, you might be able to convince me to get a puppy […]

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Juice Fast: Done

March 3, 2014

I finished the juice fast.  I almost didn’t write this post because it was such a non event.  But I keep getting emails from people asking questions.  I’M WRITING THIS FOR YOU. It was sooo easy.  The thing I really liked is that the cleanse allowed a limited amount of food. On Saturday night I […]

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Juice Fast Update

March 1, 2014

If you have been following along on Facebook, Twitter, or Instagram, you know I have been doing a juice fast.  Enough people have asked for an update that hey, who am I to deny you?  I am using jus by Julie, I found them on Groupon, and no, this post is not sponsored. To answer […]

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