Oy, The Things They Ask!

Sunday, after Mass. The 8-yo: “Mom, what’s an orgy?” Mom, after brief prayer to the Holy Spirit: “It’s a party where people go really wild and do bad things.” 8-yo: “Mom, are we going to have a snack later?” Sometimes I...

The (Forgotten) Paternal Instinct

Over the last few days, my head has been swirling with thoughts about fathers. My hubby being gone a lot these days for work and scoutmaster training, we’ve noticed a change in the boys that can only be remedied by some intensive daddy time. Which is why I took...

I’ve Had It! Converting to Mac

It’s about time I switched. This is the first time I’m able to blog in WEEKS!! My laptop is always at 100% CPU usage, it’s driving me crazy. Something that used to take 10 minutes to do now takes me 3 hours. This is our third Dell. Hubby’s on...

Thanksgiving and To-Dos

At the beginning of this week, my mind was all set to do a VENT post. As things turned out though, there was no time to do a vent post and instead I have time today to give thanks. What did I need to vent? Oh, the usual. What I thought of on Sunday as “financial...