No more teacher’s dirty looks!


Good news…I remember my WordPress password!! Soooo Frick’s nursery school graduation is mañana which meant the usual last minute scramble for a teacher gift idea (x4) happened this evening. Once again my mini circus and I conquered the task at a team…a stylish, goofball, half-naked, pounding team..that is…prepare to be amazed! Please note after [...]

hello darling


I’m back and setting a new trend..of having the most inconsistent and out of date blog…possibly…ever…please hold your applause… Since I’ve last unleashed my inner Doogie Howser  (with far worse grammatical errors) big things have happened in the life of the mini circus..but that should come as no surprise. My little lady is officially potty [...]

Lego Movie: Not For Your Two Year Old


We came. We saw. We left after 45 minutes to get Johnny Rockets milkshakes and cheeseburgers. Not a movie for your 2 year old, 4 year old or 8 year old. I’m not sure who this movie is for, but it certainly wasn’t us. Any movie that starts the first scene with the word ‘butt’ [...]

Energy Adjustment


To be perfectly honest being a single mom to a two and four year old is tricky. It does get easier as the days roll on. New challenges are always introduced, but my mini circus and I have a pretty decent understanding of how to work well together. To be perfectly honest being a single [...]

shake your groove thang


Sooooo I may, or may not, have bribed Frick today. It was a fair trade; No nap for a mini photo session with my new camera. Frick is funny. He’s certainly the more mellow half of the Frick and Frack duo…but do not be fooled by his sometimes quiet and sensitive nature. Like me, my [...]

What’s happening?

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…Or…what’s happened?…hibernation mode struck again… I managed not to post once during the entire month of December..and nearly half of the month of January…sometimes I truly  amaze myself! Even more impressive…the Christmas cards that I ordered (in October) came out super cute…but are still sitting on my desk…Next year I will send them out in [...]

gobble gobble


I am thankful  for smiles and laughter..the genuine kind that makes your cheeks hurt and your abs burn.I am thankful  for the amazing people that I have in my life, who understand me, who  believe in me, who  love me, who never judge me( unless I ask them to),and who embrace my quirky sense of [...]