Thanksgiving, Gilmores, & Favorite TV Families

Disclosure: I’m a member of the Netflix #StreamTeam which means that they pay for the streaming service  in exchange for me posting once a month about the service. All opinions are my own.  Thanksgiving. Family. They are inextricably linked.  For some, family time at Thanksgiving is like a Normal Rockwell painting, a little bit of […]

9 Movies Perfect for Halloween

Disclosure: I’m a member of the Netflix #StreamTeam which means that they pay for the streaming service in exchange for me posting once a month about the service. All opinions are my own.  One of my favorite holidays is Halloween. I’m not sure if that’s because it falls ten days after my birthday or all […]

15 Fantastically Funny Facebook Posts

Some Mondays are the worst! They can really suck all the fun out of a day. Last Monday was one of those days. It was a busy day from moment one and extended into Tuesday. So, if you were looking for this round-up of fantastically funny Facebook posts last week, that’s why you never saw […]

Zootopia, Star Wars, and Captain America. Oh, My! Disney Comes to Netflix

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Disclosure: I’m a member of the Netflix #StreamTeam which means that they pay for the streaming service in exchange for me posting once a month about the service. All opinions are my own.  September 20th is a magical day. Since early spring, I’ve patiently waited. And waited. And waited.  What have I been waiting for? […]

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15 Fantastically Funny Facebook Posts

This past weekend was amazing and busy! My parents drove up from Florida to visit us for the week. Being good hosts, we decided to keep them and our children entertained. (Normally we aren’t good hosts and sit around doing nothing. I won’t lie!) Between trips to the farmer’s market, local aviation museum, church, and […]

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Battle Scars

Twenty years ago today, I stood in frustration, tears, and pain on a lanai as I looked at one of the most beautiful places on Earth. Ahead of me, I could see that the sun was waking up, the day about to begin. Diamond Head stood strong in the distance. Just in front of me […]

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Fresh & Easy Marinara Sauce

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This weekend, after a frustrating week at home with the kids, I needed an escape. A friend asked if I would like to spend an evening with her and another mutual friend. Needless to say, I jumped at the chance! After much discussion, the three of us decided to go out for dinner at a […]

My Love Affair with Stand-Up Comedy

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Disclosure: I’m a member of the Netflix #StreamTeam which means that they pay for the streaming service in exchange for me posting once a month about the service. All opinions are my own.  Years ago, as a teenager at a time when my parents briefly had cable, I found myself bored and clicking through the […]

15 Fantastically Funny Facebook Posts

Mondays suck! They just do. It’s not because I can’t sleep in. My kids won’t let us sleep in on the weekend either. (Oh, and anyone who claims that once you become a parent you’ll turn into a morning parent is WRONG! That or they are deluded. Seriously deluded.) No, Mondays just feel crappy. You […]

Monday is here, loud and proud! Of course, my girls decided that they wanted to get up extra early this morning, 5:45. Ugh! I’ve crawled into this day with as much energy as I can muster (which isn’t a lot since the baby kept me up late). Thank goodness I get to share my list […]