Monthly Archives: May 2012

Book Review – The First Husband

If you are looking for a fun, interesting read this summer, may I recommend “The First Husband” for your poolside perusal? I really enjoyed this book. And it takes a lot for me to enjoy a book, especially one as … Continue reading

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Guest Post – Traveling with Kids

I’m not the greatest at traveling with my kids. The two-hour plane ride to my parents seems daunting enough, never mind more ambitious trips. But as guest poster, Logan, says, maybe I should give it a try. ___ Travel ranks … Continue reading

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Recipe Monday – Watermelon Gazpacho

Don’t let the ingredients fool you. This sweet soup drinks like a smoothie, only more refreshing! RECIPE:

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Review – Sweet As Me Dolls from Little Mommy

When we arrived home from vacation, you can imagine my girls’ joy when they saw a surprise waiting for them. There’s nothing they like better than presents. Ice cream rates a close second. We tore into it a few days … Continue reading

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Hit and Stay RELEASED!

Today I became a published author. YAY! My debut romantic suspense has been released! Hit and Stay, by Ninette Swann. How very exciting! Go find it here at Resplendence Publishing. If you’d like a taste of it, here’s the first … Continue reading

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It Takes a Village

My kids love me. They stick by my side. In fact, it’s hard for me to get away, for anyone else to help them, to put on their shoes, to dress them. My kids want me. What an ego boost. … Continue reading

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Recipe Monday – Garlic Shrimp Pasta

Very quick, and very good! RECIPE:

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Toddler Tricks – 92: When Everything Changes, Stay the Same

Problem: You’re going to visit family, or friends, or someone far away where it’s not quite a vacation, but not quite not. You need your children to behave, but with all the changes to routine, new faces, and new pecking … Continue reading

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Enter My Facebook

Your Facebook feed can say a lot about you. Who you read, what you like, what you shake your head at. Mine is particularly lively with images this morning, and I thought I’d share. First we have this guy, courtesy … Continue reading

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I Don’t Wanna

Would you like to see my sink?  I’ll answer for you. No, you would not. Because this morning, at 8 a.m., just 45 minutes after my husband woke me up by doing sit ups at the foot of our bed, … Continue reading

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