I Bypassed The Yoga Pants For This


Nothing calls for a babysitter, some drinks with ¬†grownups, and an outfit that consists of pants with buttons and no elastic like a 35th birthday. Last night we celebrated Scott’s birthday with the kids and his brother (who I flew in as his present… but not as a surprise present because I can not keep […]

A Small Digital Hoarding Breakthrough


For as many pictures of our family that I have, both taken by myself and professionals, only about 2% of them are printed and displayed in any way other than on my computer (and that includes photo coffee mugs). It’s a goal of mine to remedy that this year, and while I’ve printed a few […]

June Sponsor Love

It’s that time again, when I give my blog sponsors a big virtual hug to thank them for supporting me this month. As always, I’m lucky to have fantastic companies and blogs represented in my sidebar. Olive Bungalow¬†I adore my stacked gemstone rings, I really do, but this new emerald cut design is GORGEOUS and […]

I Have A Sick Day(s) Hangover


Days like this are hard to kick in the ass. I’m coming off a weekend out of town, followed by 2 days of feeling like crap thanks to some sort of cruel “summer cold.” That equals 4 days of ignoring my inbox, pushing back deadlines, ignoring my son’s disaster of a bedroom, and pushing aside […]