First we had Farmville and all its similar time suck cousins. Frontierville, Petville, I don’t know what I am Playingville. I quit those when I started using my debit card to buy Farm Cash. Yes I know, I am not proud of that but there it is. Then, came the Angry Birds. If you have been… Read More As if Birds With the Freaky Eyebrows Weren’t Enough… Now It’s Candy, and I am a SUCKER!
My first granddaughter was born yesterday. 7 lbs 5 oz, the image of her Mama at the age of just barely new to the world. She came like the winds of March, fierce, and fast, though not furious or angry. She is protected from the worst of that and leaves is to her Mama to… Read More The Belly Which Launched a Thousand Ships Turns Ninja
My youngest daughter, the lovely Miss Magpie, turned 9 yesterday. Not a milestone birthday as they typically go but with kids they are all a big deal, and should be because life gets tough and soon enough they realize what a year older really means in the scheme of things – like big picture. So… Read More How I Learned The Art of Successful Procrastination, Accountability and Commitment
The WordPress.com stats helper monkeys prepared a 2012 annual report for this blog and your blog too I know, I like to share. We love those WordPress Monkeys don’t we? Well I managed to not sit and stare at the fireworks this year for 10 mins trying to figure it out like I did last year… Read More 2012 in review Monkey Version with a Lizzie Twist
Today’s Music: Crazy Alanis Morrisette. a note on today’s music; no notes today. Let’s go folks take 567 for Idiotic Foolishness All day Long… Quiet ..Cue the cheesy music… again annnnd WAIT!! It’s just Idiotic Foolishness now.. Yea Yea whatever you are just procrastinating Hey! I resemble that remark… And so goes the dialogue… Read More Idiotic Foolishness and Just Some Guy on the Internet
Well Folks, as hard as it is to believe, we are winding down to the end of another year. It seems to me they fly by so much quicker as I get older. It is easy to lose time not just in hours but days, weeks heck I have lost a few years. I just… Read More Best T.V. Turkey Ever – WKRP in Cincinnati; Mid-Afternoon Mental Moment
Look at that! Tuesday, Again and how did we get here? Oh never mind. That could take more than a moment. and we only have one you know. One a day. Today’s Mental Moment..
I am in a rotten mood. Might as well just be honest about it. Well I was, I feel better now, a little anyways mainly irked but overall pretty content. It’s Thursday and ..well that’s it but I have a lot on my mind and got flipped off while I was driving cause I wasn’t… Read More I am the best driver in the world and you suck – Mid-Afternoon Mental Moment
Today, Miss Magpie is going to tell us about sea turtles and how they lay their eggs. I am especially happy she did this week’s feature as they are out of school for 2 weeks (1 down 1 to go… ) They get entirely too much time off these days … I may have… Read More Magpie’s Treasure; Sea Turtles
Ever been walking around in your life, not messing with anyone else’s, you know nonchalant, under the radar, just going about your business and you are in the middle of doing something or saying or even thinking something and for some reason you are perplexed and confused? Specifically about what you are doing, saying, or thinking… Read More Gotta Believe in Something – a mental moment
This week’s Magpie’s Treasure is interesting. She has walked around for a week talking about lips. Singing Love My Lips. She knows all the words. Smarty pants. I don’t know where she gets her silliness from. 🙄 I happen to know that this is a combination of two lip presentations..so I thought I… Read More Magpie’s Treasures; Lips
Lately I have been thinking. Oh no look out! Well it IS a Mental Moment you think I just pull these out of my?,..,, never mind.., 🙄 I have considered going back to the way the Mental Moments used to be when they first started..back in the day. I wonder exactly what day… Read More The Grass is Always Greener Where You Spread the Most Manure. Mid-Afternoon Mental Moment
Magpie and I have a Mother Daughter Journal that has things in it for mothers and daughters to do together, which I guess is what you would expect from a mother daughter activity journal thingy right? In many ways it is fun but in some a little uncomfortable. I really didn’t want to tell her… Read More Meet Gracie and Bubbsy, They are Quite a Pair
I am behind. Again. It;s something that I can’t hide or even continue to deny. If I didn’t post a daily Mental Moment I might be able to get away with not admitting it but um, yea when you come for the Mentalness of a moment and see nothing there, it is apparent I am… Read More Upheaval; n. the state of being heaved in the up