Category Archives: Parenting

10 Pinterest Boards All About Geeky Crafts

I love doing craft projects of all kinds. One of my favorites was a hat I crocheted for my son that looks like a creeper off Minecraft. There are a ton of different types of crafts out there, and I … Continue reading

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Best Daughter Ever!

Yesterday one of the blogs my daughter follows on Tumblr held a contest for the person who is precious to you. They want stories about how lives can be changed by others. I thought I should tell my followers how … Continue reading

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Holiday Family Time

Out of respect for my kids and my family, I will be taking some time to celebrate with them and enjoy the holiday season. I have one post scheduled for Friday, then you won’t hear from me until January unless something … Continue reading

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Fun Fact Friday: Psychonauts 2 Could Really Happen!

According to this article on Gamespot, the much awaited (at least in my household) sequel to the much loved (again, my house is the guidepost for these figures) game Psychonauts is off to a promising start making over one third of … Continue reading

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Enjoy The Time You Have

I spent the evening with family and friends, enjoying their company and having fun over a wonderful meal. My mom, my kids, my boyfriend, and a friend of mine joined me for an early Thanksgiving dinner tonight. I was reminded … Continue reading

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They Need to Earn It

In searching for a quote for Motivation Monday, I came across this gem. I’m not sure if it was really Ginger Rogers who said it, but the words themselves speak to me. This is a phrase I have lived by … Continue reading

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Fun Fact Friday: Spider-Man Teamed Up With Planned Parenthood

Spider-Man has always been one of my favorite comic series. I mean come on. He’s in love with MJ. Which is short for Mary Jane. Which is so much cooler than what my MJ stands for, but still. It turns … Continue reading

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Religions Became Popular to Promote Love

Sometimes other people’s words can express how you feel so much better than anything you can think of. So, this picture is my post for the day. Because this is the message I am hoping to instill in my kids. … Continue reading

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One Less Minute of Not Living

I re-watched one of my favorite episodes of Gilmore Girls this weekend. This is a screenshot of one of the best scenes in any series I’ve ever seen, because in this scene, you as an audience member are reminded that you … Continue reading

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New Devices vs Tried and True

One question that’s been coming up a lot in my life lately is, “When is it really worth replacing your existing electronic device?”. My usual answer, “when the old one dies”. My daughter’s phone recently had a lot of problems, … Continue reading

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