Spooky Spider Cake…overcoming my fear of spiders?

All three of our boys have birthdays near one another.  This has it's pros and cons.  Do you have two friend parties?  Two family parties?  Do you do ... Read More »

Two out of Three Kids Agree!!

I'm so proud right now!!  For years and years and years I've tried growing green beans and peas.   Every year they would undoubtedly fail but try, try ... Read More »

Reality Strikes

For the benefit of my kids I try to keep track of the day and date.  Usually the day of the week more than the date.  The weekend is when Daddy is ... Read More »

Our First Heat Related Fatality

Like much of the country, we've been under a heat advisory off and on for several weeks.  Yesterday, the heat index topped out at 108.    Around noon ... Read More »