My library card gives me the ability to check out e-books in lieu of going to the library. Which is convenient since I live 1500 miles from my home branch. So every week I check out a new book and give it a whirl. I saw a book about how to be a better stepmom.… Continue reading The Step Parent
Today, a previous coworker of mine announced a heartbreaking tragedy. Her dog of 9 years passed away. They had been working with a vet to treat her for back pain, but turned out that she had cancer. Tears streamed down my face and into my coffee as I wept over the loss of a dog… Continue reading We Don’t Deserve Dogs
We made it! I finally got to marry my best friend last week. (Hence the small hiatus.) Ever want an adventure? Let your young step kids help plan your wedding. No, that's not sarcasm. We let the kids have a huge say. Why on Earth would I be do that? Well, back in October, my… Continue reading Mr. & Mrs.
And I don't mean the jolly kind. Once upon a time, I used to pick on a friend of mine a little bit, encouraging her to try to lighten up. She's a germophobe. With a household of four kids, I could understand some of her concerns. I used to think she was a little over… Continue reading Tis the Season!
Over the summer when my fiance and I visited my home town, I inherited a boat load of knitting needles and crochet hooks. My granny has always been a crafter; unfortunately I was the only one that took after her. After sorting through the ones that were worn down, rusted, or had just seen better… Continue reading Knitting In The New Year