Monthly Archives: July 2011

Dear iPhone, I Love You.

Hi iPhone, How are you? Are you having a good day? Sorry I dropped you like 5 times today.  Thanks for not cracking.  I appreciate that.  You must have been reading my texts and known that I just don’t have … Continue reading

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Time For Some Help With Time

If I have to say “just because the sun is shining doesn’t mean it isn’t bedtime” one more time I’m gonna scream. I love long summer days, don’t get me wrong.  But Super thinks that he doesn’t have to go … Continue reading

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And A Bowl Full Of Mush

Friday night was always drinks with friends and Saturday was usually a stop on a culinary tour of my town.  Sure, there were weekends when we had something else going on, but if there was nothing special to do on … Continue reading

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Tantrum-Free Top 3

The other night while I was out at dinner without the kids, my girlfriend wrote me in desperation asking for advice about tantrums.  See, this girlfriend of mine has never met my kids, so I’m guessing my blog made her … Continue reading

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Come Si Dice “foreign language DVD” in Italiano?

My husband’s family is Italian for the most part.  In fact, I remember a family dinner with my in-laws during which my brother-in-law announced that the family wasn’t so very Italian.  I remember it vividly because I thought my father-in-law … Continue reading

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Who Is Jake Roth And Why Is He Ruining My Fantasies?

LG: “Mom, Jake Roth said Winnie the Pooh 3 is coming out.  Jake Roth said that you can eat in the castle at Disney World.  Oh, Jake Roth said that camels have water in their humps.” Me: “Well, Winnie the … Continue reading

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Fruit of the Giving Tree

We have a mango tree in our backyard. That isn’t so unique. I can’t imagine how many noncommercial fruit trees there are in the yards of Florida. Growing up, I had a fig tree. My grandmother had a satsuma tree. … Continue reading

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