Mr. Moneybucks At 7 years old, Braden has more money than he knows how to handle. He has no real concept of money, so I’ve confiscated most of it from him and placed it in a safe place so that it’s there when he’s ready to use it. And, while he has no concept of … Continue reading Quips and Quotes Friday – June 15, 2012
I’ve often thought that God has a wicked sense of humor. In my mind, I imagine Him to be much like the Far Side comic strip, sitting at His computer and watching the world with a goofy smirk on His face as he presses the key on his keyboard that reads, “Smite!” I see Him … Continue reading God has a wicked sense of humor
It’s What the…What? Wednesday! I love this day because I have more fun looking for the bizarre news stories to bring to you! Apparently it doesn’t take a brain surgeon… This first story I have for you actually makes me a bit uneasy. A Denver, Colorado brain surgeon, Dr. Steve Carr, was vacationing in … Continue reading “What the…What? Wednesday” – The Rules of Engagement
Over these last 16 years of parenting, I’ve learned a lot about the importance of delegation. And, to my husband’s credit, he’s usually pretty good about picking up the pieces that I delegate to him in the arena of childcare. With one exception: anything that happens in the middle of the night. If it happens … Continue reading He’s Calling Your Name…
It’s Quips and Quotes Friday, and I’m late! So sorry! I thought I might be able to get by with skipping it today, but the hounds are at my door howling and wanting to know why there’s no blog. Ack! And these were people who assured me that they’d never seen my blog! All I … Continue reading Quips and Quotes – Friday, May 18, 2012
It’s What the…What? Wednesday! and once again I get to bring the bizarre news stories I’ve found throughout the week! This week, I only have one story for you because – after reading this story – I was too stunned to look for anything else. It simply stands alone. It’s story that will absolutely make … Continue reading “What the…What? Wednesday!” – (Cell) Phone Sex?
“Before marriage, a man declares that he would lay down his life to serve you; after marriage, he won’t even lay down his newspaper to talk to you.” ~ Author Unknown Among the many lessons every married couple learns are the following: Never ask a question for which you don’t know the answer. Never ask … Continue reading Advice for the Newly Married…What Not to Say