Recovering from a Blonde Moment with Friendly Fill-Ins and Celebrate the Small Things

Whoa! It’s a little dusty over here – I can’t believe I had a Blonde Moment and totally spaced out the Friendly Fill-Ins the past couple of weeks! You ever get that nagging feeling you’re forgetting something? Well, I figured … Continue reading

Easter or Passover via Friendly Fill-Ins and Celebrate the Small Things for a Good Friday

It’s time once again for some Friday fill-in fun, the perfect way to wrap up the week and kick off the weekend!  From Ann of McGuffy’s Reader: “The Friendly Fill-Ins are four fun and easy statements to complete. Ellen of 15andmeowing … Continue reading

Filling In Renewal Hopes, First Crush, and Superhero Wishes while Celebrating the Small Stuff on Friday

It’s time once again for some Friday fill-in fun, the perfect way to wrap up the week and kick off the weekend!  From Ann of McGuffy’s Reader: “The Friendly Fill-Ins are four fun and easy statements to complete. Ellen of 15andmeowing … Continue reading

Power Play: The One Where Met-Ed Held Our Power Hostage for 27 Hours

The Power Company, also known in these parts as Met-Ed (First Energy), pulled a power play on us last week.  Last Tuesday, as a matter of fact.  Just as I was getting ready to fix Little Dude a hot breakfast … Continue reading

Spontaneous Comedic Moments

  I have a dry sense of humor – sometimes it takes a minute to ‘get it’ when I proffer a zinger, but when the light bulb goes on, laughter ensues. Usually.  Sometimes the crickets are chirping, but I can … Continue reading

Tu loquere Latine?

Random Conversation with the Princess Nagger: PN:  “You know my friend, Libby, right?” Me:  “Yes, you’ve mentioned her before.” PN:  “Yeah, she’s the one from Canada – she can speak all languages because she’s from Canada.  French, Mandarin – she … Continue reading