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Sunday, March 29, 2015

This is kinda like our own version of a bad reality TV show - but without a TV show.

(warning... warning.... warning.... this is a long one folks.  So grab a snack, run to the bathroom if you have to, and please, find a comfy chair....)

What do pink eye, an irate neighbor, a fiery potholder, and a new $200 tent all have in common?

Well, me, of …
Saturday, March 21, 2015

Here are 2 phrases I've heard myself say this week. Guess which one is true and which one is false....

Here are 2 phrases I've heard myself say this week.  Guess which one is true and which one is false....

a.  A big brother is a substitute parent when I can't be there.
b.  Our car smells like sweat and old cheese.

I actually think both statements are tru…
Friday, March 13, 2015

So basically I need a change of scenery. Spring break 2015

I declare the Texas drought to be over.  And my weather forecast is for it to rain here for the rest of our lives.  


And it's spring break.  But the spring time forgot to join us.  So we've basically spent the whole week staring out the window and aski…
Thursday, March 5, 2015

This past week or so has been a mess. A wet, cold, dark, dirty, feverish, sad mess. And today is where I park my sad car in its parking spot and say that I need help.

Here's how the past 10 days have gone around here....


Snow, rain, repeat.  Get really, really sick, share with a friend and/or family member, repeat.  Take kid to emergency room for what appears to be appendix pain but luckily find out that it's not an…