Hair Confession

I hate washing my hair.  Like I literally despise washing my hair. In an effort to cut back on washing it, I tried cutting it off.  By cutting it off, I meant 7 inches off the length.  I thought maybe less hair would be less wash time.  Nope. Then I tried the “No Poo” method. […]

The Cheer Mom (aka THAT MOM)

If you are “that” cheer mom, you may not want to read any further….. Last chance, click away from this blog…. Okay, let’s get started. We’ve all read the stories over the years about the over zealous mother of a cheerleader and their competitions.  I can honestly say I wondered if these mothers really did […]

A Day In My Life…

I am a single mom again this week, so that makes me responsible for getting the kids to school on time and changing my work hours to later hours (ie rush hour traffic). The traffic is worse than I’ve ever seen it before on the later drive into work. I truly don’t get it because […]

Passion, Pasta and Pistols

The succulent aroma of home-cooked pasta is drifting from New York City’s most popular Italian eatery, La Speranza, but something else is heating up in the kitchen . . . cold-blooded murder! Restaurant-owner Pepi Roni has been shot in the back with his own pistol. Tonight his family and friends will gather to pay their […]

Out Of Their Mouths

For those of you who aren’t aware, I collect quotes. Especially funny ones that my family and friends say. I always try to make sure to write them down. Since I have quite a few saved up, I figured this could be my Thursday Thirteen this week. Can’t you see why I just love my […]

Flurry Frenzy

There was much excitement yesterday. It snowed in Houston! Some parts of our city even got up to 4 1/2 inches. However, in my little Suburbia we only had some little flurries. Below are some pictures from my phone of all the excitement… Flurry #1 Flurry #2 Flurries #3 – #28 There were, of course, […]

Rolling With Baby Jesus

Karys has always been obsessed with my mom’s nativity scene that she has in her foyer. The set is out year round on the bottom of her buffet table. Mostly, Karys is obsessed with Baby Jesus. She loves to go take him out of his crib. Wednesday night we were at my mom’s visiting and […]

WW – 10 Years

In honor of our 10 years together, I gathered up some old photos we’ve taken over the past decade…and yes, I went through some major hair color changes! Our Very First Photo(We were only 17 years old!)

13 Crazy Things My Friends Have Said 1. She just needs to be locked away from society. 1-17-08 2. …that would be proving that I’m controlling. And I’m not. I just do everything better! Doesn’t everyone enjoy things done the right way? 11-15-07 3. It’s like you took all the genes with reason. 3-10-08 4. […]

Voice Command

Ever since Karys was young she had a fascination with phones. In fact, the reason she began crawling was to try to get to the telephone. Now, she understands a bit better that people are on the other end of that line and can talk to you. And apparently, she prefers voice command.