Book Review: Through the storm


Thomas Nelson Publishers recently released review copies of:Through the storm: A real story of fame and family in a tabloid world by Lynne Spears What drew me to this controversial book was my curiosity.Who hasn’t heard about the recent turmoil in the Spears family and passed judgment?If ever there was a family under attack it […]

Birthday Girl


Today is my birthday.I am now 37 years old.The sad part is, I had to do the math to figure it out.Honestly. I did.Somehow, I thought I was going to be 38 this year.Don’t ask me why. Big Daddy would say it’s because I always round up my age.Generally come March I start saying I’m […]

Happy Thanksgiving


I wish everyone a wonderful Thanksgiving.For the first time in YEARS I am not cooking.We are going to a restaurant.I have mixed feelings about this,but I’m looking forward to a day just relaxing with my family,instead of stressing in the kitchen!

Black Friday


I‘ve never really gotten into the whole Black Friday shopping thing.To me it’s silly to be out fighting the crowdswhen I could be comfy cozy at home in front of my computer. Here are some interesting sales/offers I’ve found: Scholastic Store is offering up to 75% off and FREE Shipping (use code SSTGS)Sale ends December […]

Fridge Filing


Big Daddy once told me in an exasperated voice, “The fridge is not a filing cabinet!”Ah Big Daddy, He loves me so!I guess that pretty much sums up how I view organizing a fridge.I like things on certain shelves, facing a certain way.Four kids later I lost my way and our fridge looked absolutely horrible […]