Stupid Antics

Yesterday Princess Nagger came home from school and asked: “What’s the stupidest thing you’ve ever done in your entire life?” I was actually stumped.  I pondered the question for a while, and could think of a few things that might … 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

Tomato, Tomahto…Pondering Pronunciation

Everyone has their own unique way of pronouncing things.  Depending on where you grew up, where you live, where you’re from, how you learned, the English language is quite diverse.  Or at least that’s how it seems.  Growing up in … Continue reading

Shopping On a Budget with Family Dollar – Aloha Friday

When I was growing up, one of my favorite places to shop with my allowance was the 99-cent store.  They had signs emblazoned with “All items 99-Cents All the Time!”  Of course they did have other items on the tippy-top … Continue reading