What I’d Want For Christmas If I Were A…

If I were a young girl I would want all the Monster High stuff. Books, videos, dolls, clothes, scooters, bikes…I’d want it all! I love the Monster High dolls and haven’t ever gotten one as an adult! If I were a young woman with long hair again, I would want all those funky curling irons.…

Let’s Boycott Black Friday

OK, kids, I’ve been thinking. This is the phrase that sends chills down Jim’s spine. Usually because I’ve been watching HGTV and have an excellent idea for our home or garden that he will need to implement. Hey, it’s not my fault my hands hurt! But this idea requires cooperation from all of you, your…

No Glass Ornaments in KlineLand!

Years ago, when the boys were still foster children and I was still working, we used to have a beautifully decorated tree with pretty glass ornaments. I love glass ornaments. Well, because I love glass. They come in such pretty colors. You can get shiny or matte. They reflect the Christmas lights creating so much…

Consumerist Lemmings

Apparently, the American people are consumer lemmings. (By by the way, apparently lemmings don’t commit mass suicide when playing follow the leader…check this out!) That’s the only explanation I have for the insanity that drives otherwise normal people to venture out at the strangest hours to get “deals” on the strangest things. Even I, who…