Blog Gang: Back to School

For  information about joining the Blog Gang, please go here! You can probably guess that as a mom, I am always excited when back-to-school time rolls around each year. Yes, that excites me to no end. But I get this strange excited tingle when I see school supplies. Yes, virgin notebooks, unsharpened pencils, new pens,…

Blog Gang: Groceries

For more information on the Blog Gang, check this out! Plus, we’re getting to some really lame topics (which are chosen randomly from a list) and could use some suggestions! Add some to the comments or email me! Since I live in a house of giant boys, my opinion of groceries is probably different than…

Blog Gang: Spiders

For more information on joining the Blog Gang, check this out! A few weeks ago, I woke at four in the morning to hear a conversation between Aaron and Jim. Aaron had seen a spider in his room. This wouldn’t be a big deal–except Aaron (and Jim!) are both afraid of spiders. Jim told Aaron…

Blog Gang: Quilts

I was a quilt maker at one time. I enjoyed piecing together fabric and made several crib-sized blankets for new babies. Since I’m not a great rule follower–which means I need to modify any and all patterns/directions that I read–I quickly tired of it. Then I found art quilts. In art quilting you can do…

Blog Gang: Resolutions

If you’re interested in being a member of the Blog Gang, check this out! I only made two resolutions this New Year, way back in January. One was an official declaration about being a nice driver–I even provided instructions necessary for me to accomplish this. The other was to stop watching reality television. The driving…

Blog Gang: Coupons

For more information on the Blog Gang, check this out! Coupons…here would be a great place to mention that Blog Gang topics are randomly drawn (using Random.org) from an excel spreadsheet of topics that have been suggested by various people. One of these topics happened to be…coupons… I have a love/hate relationship with coupons. In…

Blog Gang: Health

For more information about joining the blog gang, click here! Health…such a difficult thing to write about! My mind is either racing or stalled helplessly as I stare at the screen wondering what to write. I think being healthy means knowing when to relax and stop obsessing about your health. Yes, eat fruits and vegetables…