how to be the best mom EVER! (for a few minutes anyway)

how to be the best mom EVER! (for a few minutes anyway)

Her children rise up and call her blessed... Proverbs 31:28 ...because she threw frozen chicken wings in a crock pot, ...
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baking is not my forte.

baking is not my forte.

it's a BOXED cake mix, for cryin out loud. Attempt #1, which tasted like oil. I was supposed to be ...
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need some "sniffling, sneezing, coughing, aching, spending too much time on the internet" medicine.

need some “sniffling, sneezing, coughing, aching, spending too much time on the internet” medicine.

PinkGirl did the writing on the sign in sheet at her school for me so I wouldn't spread germs: Date: ...
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this is new. part 1.

this is new. part 1.

Last week, as FavoriteSon and I were preparing to go to to a rehearsal before an evening church service, he ...
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Wassail. revised.

Wassail. revised.

(I originally posted this back in December of 2008, but I've made a revision since then. I used to float ...
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St. Augustine, you did not make a good impression on me today.

St. Augustine, you did not make a good impression on me today.

PinkGirl's 4th grade class went on a field trip to St. Augustine today and I had to drive because she ...
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freezerburn soup.

freezerburn soup.

So, what do you do with meat that's gotten a little freezer burn because it's been left in the freezer ...
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dear pineapple:  you do not intimidate me.  anymore.

dear pineapple: you do not intimidate me. anymore.

For my entire life - until this week, pineapples either came in a can, on a buffet or on a ...
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1/8 cup of chocolate syrup helps the vitamin c and potassium go down.

1/8 cup of chocolate syrup helps the vitamin c and potassium go down.

It's sometimes a daily challenge to get my kids to eat fruit. In my house, when a kid stands in ...
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