A couple years ago I got this idea (not sure from where) to make a memory jar with funny and memorable moments throughout the year. The memory’s that were added would then be read on New Years Eve for a time to reflect and remember the little moments that were a part of your life … More New Years Memory Jar
Squatting menacingly in the corner of your favorite restaurant, movie theater, supermarket or bowling alley, the claw machine is a harsh mistress. There’s something unmistakably hostile about its steely, three- or four-fingered grip, and something immeasurably frustrating about the feeling of horror and loss you get as your prize slips from your tenuous grasp at … More How to: Beat The Claw
The kids took my camera when I was doing laundry!
Remember these when you were a kid?? “Don’t put your hair behind your ear…it will make them stick out like dumbo!” When you are young and you have long hair that is in your face, your first instinct is to put it behind your ears. It just seems like an natural reaction. I’ve read up … More Will My Face Stay Like This?
Last week my daughter was on vacation, she went swimming about 2-3 times a day for a week. She only washed her hair at the end of each day so the chlorine just ate away at all of the protein and nutrients she had. When she got home I was not able to brush it, … More Repairing Chlorine Damaged Hair
Today was supposed to be middle of the week, relaxing, do nothing day. Did it end up like that? No! With 3 kids, the got bored real fast. Matt got up at 6am and took Dylan and Gracie fishing and Hannah wanted to stay with me. We put in the movie Brave and then I … More Day 6: Wonderworks
This idea came directly from my middle child. One night when I climbed into bed and put my head down on my pillow, I felt something hard. When I checked to see what it was I noticed a note that said “Dear Mommy” , she has written me a short letter and left it under … More Mommy and Me Diary