3 New Panty Options for Your Visiting Aunt Flo

Menstruating ladies, gather around. Do you have special underwear for Aunt Flo?...more
I had heard about the Luna stuff while I was still on the pill, and then somehow when I went off ...more

President Lincoln Is Not Dead

"He's in the forest. Behind my house." ...more

Please Stop Panicking About Ebola

Earlier this week, the Kansas City local news teased to a potential Ebola case in the metro. Oops, no, maybe it was typhoid. Everyone freaked out, anyway. It is as though there has never been a contagious disease outbreak in the history of humanity. Listen, we have to stop the madness....more
Thought provoking and true.   We all need to get a grip.more

The Agony of Blown Expectations

The text came at 7 am, but I didn't see it until right before my girl and my husband were about to leave....more

Remove the Chatter

Just watch it. You have time. You'll have a way better weekend if you do ....more

Charlie Cries for Help

We have had the hermit crab twins, Charlie and Sebastian, since the little angel turned two. Never in a million years did I think they would live so long. Guess what? ...more

Why Writers Should Watch 'The Voice'

Last spring, my husband traveled seven weeks in a row for business. My ten-year-old daughter and I bonded with him over The Voice. ...more
I'm agree with you.more

The End of The World As It Knows It

After I get above eight miles, my mind starts to wander....more

How Often Do You Change Your Towels (& Other Important Questions)

People sure have a lot of opinions about washcloths, towels and sheets: whether to use them, how often to change them, when to replace them, how nice they should be, and on and on. What do you think? Let's talk linens....more
It feels like I'm washing clothes everyday, but it's probably more like 2-3 times/week.more

A Mother Had a Daughter Who Had an Eating Disorder

Yesterday on Twitter, a blogger who had read my Dr. Phil anorexia post tweeted to me. I went over to look at her blog and felt the familiar stomach drop when I read this: A month ago,...more