What happens when mom goes to work…

For the first 12 years of our children’s lives, I was the stay-at-home parent. ...more

My new water bottle

I’ve been doing this thing called “saving money”. ...more

Hello… from the actual other side….

I’m big on birthdays. ...more

From Amish to A-list

Look, I know that we’re not A-listers and you know that we’re not A-listers, but my kids have no idea that we’ve haven’t suddenly just become the wealthiest, most pampered family in America. ...more

My path from farm to Hollywood

This post is not a metaphor. ...more

Where have I been? Well, I’ll tell you!

I go through a lot of emotions about blogging. ...more

Here’s another great You Tube workout…

After I posted about my new boring mantra of “I make exercise a priority in my daily life”, I got a suggestion for a You Tube workout that I’ve never heard of… and I tried it and… Well, I can barely walk. ...more

My favorite You Tube exercise videos…

Let it be known that I have been exercising. ...more

I apologize to the kid at Chuck E. Cheese’s

Much like the dentist or the DMV, I try to avoid going to Chuck E. Cheese’s as much as possible, but it just so happened I found myself there the other day. ...more

Remembering Prince…

I promise this won’t be a soppy tribute to Prince. ...more