Why Are You Driving To New York Instead Of Flying?

As many of you know, my family and I are heading to New York this summer to help the economy.  :)  Okay, more seriously, we are going to visit my sister-in-law and her new baby (he was born on March 1st).  However, I didn't want to fly for many reasons. I don't care how many times everybody keeps saying they don't pat down kids.  I have seen 100s of videos … [Read more...]

Is it getting hot in here?

Since I turned 35 this year, I am officially old. To be honest, this is the first birthday that actually bothered me. In getting old, that means natural menopause is right around the corner. Now with my hormone issues that I have written about extensively in the past, I somewhat welcome this. However, that also means that I am old again. Sigh. I am … [Read more...]

Rug Doctor Review

I may not have a ton of carpet in my house. However, what I have for carpet isn't pretty. With Madison's first communion right around the corner, I rented a Rug Doctor. The above picture is my basement stairs. Gross, I know. Those stains ended up there when we did Will's first birthday. Will will be 5 in June. I've tried everything under the sun to remove … [Read more...]

RIP Phil Harris

Image by Getty Images via @daylife Tonight's Deadliest Catch show is the one I've dreaded all season.  We weren't home tonight, and I was literally sick to my stomach about whether I should watch it tonight or not.  We all knew this was the show Phil Harris dies.  There was no more hoping he pulls through.  If you have  not seen the show yet, just know as … [Read more...]