Lunchtime Poll: Messes

Today we are sharing stories about the nastiest thing you have ever found in your house. Twice, in the last few days, I have had moments when my inner Martha Stewart has cried out that I must not be fit to mix with polite society because of the things I have found lurking out of sight.  Read More Lunchtime Poll: Messes

Lunchtime Poll: Slumber Parties

This past weekend, I hosted a slumber party for my daughter’s birthday. We had five little girls between the ages of 6 and 8 in our house for roughly 18 hours, and it was exactly as much fun as it sounds. Read More Lunchtime Poll: Slumber Parties

Top Five Tuesday: All in the Details

I have been thinking a lot about clothes lately. I had some issues over the summer and, to make a long story short, I lost a lot of weight and none of my pants fit anymore. To my considerable surprise, it is nearly impossible to find a normal pair of jeans in a store right now. Read More Top Five Tuesday: All in the Details

Top Five Tuesday: Strangely Sentimental

I am something of a sentimental fool. I’ve cried at commercials, I’m a sucker for holiday traditions, and I love marigolds because they remind me of my grandmother’s garden. I realized, though, that many of the things I get mushy about are somewhat off the beaten path. The top five that come to mind are: Read More Top Five Tuesday: Strangely Sentimental