Husband is a picky eater. He isn't nearly as bad as when we first met. That man had never even tried a salad when we started dating. A few years later, he tried veganism for a while. He swore...
We're generally dissatisfied with the swimming pool float selection here. Big Box Stores have generic rings that don't last throughout the season and speciality stores overcharge. To solve that, I've come up with a list of my favorite floats...
In 2007 and 2010, my first two children entered the world in a small community hospital. The nurses doted on me and the babies and it was refreshing that they offered to take the babies to the nursery so...
Spring time when I was young meant softball. As I got older, the season would creep longer with tournaments and all-star teams. During my years playing, I was fortunate enough to have a wonderful coach who was also an...
If you aren't familiar with Darren Knight, you're missing out. Darren Knight stars in the Southern Mom videos and they are flipping hilarious. While I can identify with a lot of the videos, I swear I witnessed the inspiration...
My oldest two children went immediately to their cribs. We spent many sleepless weeks stumbling to the nursery, feeding, and trying to go back asleep. One night I was so desperate for a few hours of undisturbed sleep that...
It came on slowly. I kept it at bay with a crap ton of Tums and sweet tea. Odd combination, I know. I rested for hours at home and when I got up it hit--head met toilet and I...
Hello, I'm that mom. You wouldn't know from our everyday encounters. When I have a guest over, I don't mind giving Goob a bottle or sneaking into another room for a feeding. But you bet your butt when it's...
School has started back and once again it's time for the friendly PTO reminders of whatever shit the kids will be selling this week. I don't mind the school supplies, weird fees, and occasional classroom donation... but I refuse...

VBS Round Up

We would joke as young adults that kids were put on the "VBS circuit" all summer. I can understand the temptation of it. It's like free babysitting + Jesus. Sweet deal for me, with the exception of the camps that...

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