Friday Five: Favorite Movies

Inspired by a meme on Facebook, the five movies I could watch over and over. And I have. In no particular order…     1. The Goonies   2. Beverly Hills Cop 3. Jumpin’ Jack Flash 4. Halloween (the original) 5. Friday The 13th (original) although the remake with Jared Padalecki is quite nice! What…

Parenting Corner: Imagination

I love Pinterest for all the pretty things it brings into my life. But I also find it frustrating for all the wrong things it brings. For instance, the trend it has to make things entirely harder than they need to be. One of these is parenting. Pins on parenting tend to make it overwhelming…

How To Lose An Election: Williams Vs. Atanus

When I first heard about Susanne Atanus last fall, I wrote her off immediately. How could she ever win an election? Who would vote for such a wack-a-doo? You’ve probably never heard of Atanus if you don’t live in Illinois. She’s a Republican candidate for Illinois State Representative who will be running against Democrat Jan Schakowsky…

Friday Five: All Things Positive

I’m on a path of 100 days of being positive. I’m loosely interpreting the definition in some cases, because there are just some things I have to share. Seriously. 1. I’m Positive It’s March Madness time. Hey, there are some college teams playing basketball! I’ve always been a little sad that the boys never played basketball.…