Category: Family

A Shout Out…

[ 4 ] December 5, 2008 |
A Shout Out…

Today is my Big Bro‘s 44th (damn you’re old, Kev!) Birthday. Please go visit the Right Wing Nut Job at Hard Reset & send him some comment love… Love Ya, Bro!

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Ramblings, Ruminations & Sarcasm From The Half Way Sane

[ 15 ] December 4, 2008 |
Ramblings, Ruminations & Sarcasm From The Half Way Sane

Ramblings…My daughter keeps gleefully ripping the heads & arms off her Polly Pockets~esque dolls, then showing me how they go back on…well almost always go back on anyway. Does this mean she is going to be a famous doctor or scientist? Or does it mean that she is destined for intense, lengthy psychotherapy (on top […]

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More From The Free Range Stupid…In~Laws, That Is!

[ 12 ] December 1, 2008 |
More From The Free Range Stupid…In~Laws, That Is!

My Father~In~Law (who isn’t always as bad as the rest of the In~Laws & had actually been pretty good to me up to now ) called last night to let us know that the MIL was going in today for some minor surgery (a new “port” is being grafted into her arm for her Dialysis). […]

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Gobble!! Gobble!!

[ 3 ] November 26, 2008 |
Gobble!! Gobble!!

Happy Thanksgiving! Be thankful for what you have now, even if it’s not much Spend time with family & friends. Tell them how thankful you are to have them in your life. Eat until you are stuffed. Then go eat some more. That’s what leftovers are for, silly! Gobble!! Gobble!!    

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Christmas Of Dreams Contest

[ 1 ] November 25, 2008 |
Christmas Of Dreams Contest

This is so cool! The person who wins this will be incredibly blessed! Good luck to all who enter! On November 28th, MomDot will be pulling ONE winner to win prizes from all of these amazing sponsors to help you celebrate a Christmas of Dreams at your house this year. You must have your entries […]

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Blog Party: Day 2

[ 0 ] November 24, 2008 |
Blog Party: Day 2

Sponsors: LaPlates and Lets Go Strolling and Natitys Design VIP BLOGGERS: Parent Reviewers , Mom Most Traveled, Mommy Zabs, MomStart, HipposToes, Run DMT What are some of your favorite family traditions? What are some that you want to begin? Favorite family traditions are making my mother’s stuffing for Thanksgiving & Christmas, listening to Bing Crosby, […]

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Blog Party Day 1

[ 2 ] November 24, 2008 |
Blog Party Day 1

So I am a little behind on the entries for this contest, so just bear with me (I’ve got 8 of these to make up!). I’ve been busy doing…well I don’t really know what I have been doing. The time & days are just flying by for me lately. Where I live, it is just […]

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The Awe & Wonder Of Childhood

[ 3 ] November 18, 2008 |
The Awe & Wonder Of Childhood

Yesterday afternoon, my daughter amazed me once again. She didn’t accomplish any incredible feats or master a foreign language. No, she discovered prismatic light. As the late afternoon sun shone through the bathroom window & bounced off the mirror, it produced a small, full prism of color on Ro‘s bedroom door. She was enchanted. When […]

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My In-Laws Are Driving Me INSANE!!!

[ 14 ] November 17, 2008 |
My In-Laws Are Driving Me INSANE!!!

Yesterday we went to visit the dreaded In-Laws. My Mother-In-Law is very ill with complications from diabetes, so we are visiting more often for that reason only. This is not something I truly look forward to, considering the bad blood between my Mother-In-Law, Sister-In-Law & myself. My crime? I fell in love with her son/her […]

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My Daughter should be a Child-Proofing Product Tester…

[ 1 ] November 16, 2008 |
My Daughter should be a Child-Proofing Product Tester…

My daughter, we’ll call her “Houdina”, has the innate ability to make all child safety equipment non-functional. She can make this look like this. And she can make this look like this. And no, she didn’t learn how to use the child proofing items. No, something much, much better than that. She learned how to […]

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A Tribute To My Daddy

[ 2 ] November 14, 2008 |
A Tribute To My Daddy

J.E.S. March 1, 1927 – November 13, 1992 This is me & my Daddy when I was about 7 years old. I was/am a complete Daddy’s girl. I was even born on his birthday! He always danced with me. He even taught me how to Jitterbug. I think this was Christmastime & we were getting […]

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What Does A Punk Rock Ballerina Faerie Look Like? She Looks Like This…

[ 1 ] November 3, 2008 |
What Does A Punk Rock Ballerina Faerie Look Like? She Looks Like This…

Halloween Birthday Party Pictures of Baby Roca…. My little Punk Rock Ballerina Faerie… (AKA Mommy’s Little Monster) Winning the costume contest! Hitting the Pinata. Playing Musical Chairs. A close up of Ro’s “Mohawk” & the bows I made for her. Miss Ro with her boyfriend & Birthday boy, Alex. He just turned 4 yrs. old. […]

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