Monthly Archives: May 2012

I would be a jerk if I kept this to myself…

Ok, so I usually try to avoid pure recipe posts, because I’m not running a food blog. (Though I might some day…) But I would be a jerk if I kept this awesomeness to myself. I did my meatloaf recipe … Continue reading

Posted in Couponing, Recipes, Uncategorized | 2 Comments

It’s not about the gifts… but isn’t it?

So it’s been a week since Mother’s day has come and gone… and I’m finally getting around to expressing my thoughts on the shit-show that befell me this year. And I dedicate this post to my husband, Newman, the most … Continue reading

Posted in Crafting, DIY projects, Embarrassing moments, Gifts, Holidays, Marriage, Motherhood, Uncategorized | 26 Comments

If you can’t say something nice…

It has been 10 days since my last post to this blog. I would like to say that I have been away on vacation in Aruba, or catching up on the latest novel craze (which, BTW, I hear is delightful … Continue reading

Posted in Embarrassing moments, Family, Marriage, Motherhood, Parental responsibility, Parenting, Parents role in education, Problems in education, Raising boys, Uncategorized | 5 Comments

En loco parentis…

A long, long time ago, some really smart people came up with a Latin term that reads “En loco parentis.” It means, in place of the parents. Derived from English Common Law, it took root in Colonial American Schools as … Continue reading

Posted in Education, Family, Parental responsibility, Parenting, Parents role in education, Problems in education, Raising boys, Standardized testing, Technology, The public, Uncategorized | 6 Comments

Originally posted on dramafreemama:
Remember back in high school when the cafeteria was separated by type? As in… the cheerleader type, the nerdy type, the athletic type, the burnout type, the trenchcoat type. And each type or “clique,” or group,…

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Spaghetti squash is the new AWESOME

If you’ve been reading my blog for long, you may remember when Pinterest™ first got ahold of me. As if Facebook™ stalking wasn’t enough of a time-suck for me, I now had a new way to catalog and categorize my … Continue reading

Posted in Recipes, Uncategorized | 3 Comments