Daily Archives May 26, 2011

Kitchen switch-a-roo

Today I completely switched around my kitchen, also known as “driving my husband completely banana’s”. Chris HATES change and complains about it incessantly. However, the next time I change it around he’ll complain that he wants it back the way before – which he also complained about. My kitchen appears to have a bit of…
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Deals & Steals – 5/25

The only thing that really caught my eye at CVS this week was the FREE $10 Gift Card!! I got mine already! All you gotta do is spend $30 of qualifying products! I used about $7.99 in ECB and got a good amount of items. I got about 14 Gatorades, 5 2lt Cokes, and about…
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Lessons from Natural Disasters

Current events, geography, weather phenomenons, community outreach, compassion, writing, and spelling… We worked it all in today as we surrounded our lessons around the devastating tornado that ripped through Missouri last night, killing 90 and destroying a town. Weather websites had the recent natural disaster in photos. The American Red Cross issued this statement on…
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Inspiration…

I’m feeling a little bit uninspired today… Maybe it’s from taking a weekend off, maybe it’s from being concerned about finances right now, maybe it’s PMS – who knows? In any case, I feel like I need to review some of what inspires me today. I’m inspired by my husband, who has almost completely taken…
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Memorialized

We found one of the blue jay’s babies on the ground under the nest. She was breathing, but barely. I wrapped her in a napkin and set her in an old Christmas card box, and Jeff drove to the emergency vet that’s open on Sunday. They told him that they only treat dogs and cats…
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Being grounded sucks

There’s one thing I’ve learned as a stay-at-home mom: when your child is grounded, so are you. This means groundings at my house are the very last resort. And I do mean very last. It’s so boring. We can’t go anywhere or do anything fun. I have to be mean and keep up with the…
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Worst Invention Ever

Car carts are the worst invention ever. Seriously. Yes, I know they do a pretty good job of occupying kids during a long and boring trip to the grocery store. I know that kids love them. In fact, that is part of my problem. My kid loves them a little too much. In fact, he…
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