Rejected Reproductive Health Unit Titles

Rejected Reproductive Health Unit Titles in Middle School. These are guaranteed to make you laugh!

The email from my son’s middle school caught my eye. I opened it and read: “You are invited to come preview the lessons and teaching materials for Puberty: The Wonder Years.” Puberty: The Wonder Years? What, is Kevin Arnold narrating the videos about the miraculous changes that happen to your body when Winnie Cooper walks [Read More]

How To Heal Dry Skin Fast (and a giveaway!)

If you suffer from dry skin or cracked heels, the 'Get Ready for Summer Giveaway' is for you! Enter today for your chance to win an iPad Mini, a Skoother Skin Smoother to help cure your cracked heels, or a Margarator giant party blender. With 25 prizes to be won, you don't want to miss out!

This weekend I wore sandals for the first time this spring. My feet were like newborn babies, crying from happiness at being released from the sock womb they’d been kept in all winter! My feet looked about as wrinkly as newborns, too. However, my skin was NOT exactly baby soft. Heck no! My tootsies had plenty [Read More]

I Mustache You Some Questions

I mustache You Some Questions

Normally, if someone told me I had a mustache, I would be offended. However, when the hilarious Kelly L. McKenzie tagged me to play “I Mustache You Some Questions”, I felt honored, not furry-lipped. Kelly asked me 12 questions that I must answer honestly. You’ll see I’ve taken some liberty with the number of answers I give. Whatevs. Then I tag [Read More]

The Surprising Truth about Canada, Part II

The Surprising Truth about Canada, Part II (aka the one about the money)

It’s tax time in America. Which means it must be tax time in Canada, too. Right? Maybe not. After all, Canadians don’t even have pennies anymore. (What did they do with the poor pennies?!) And have you ever heard of a Loonie? A Toonie? GST? Fear not! For just as I shared with you the exact [Read More]

14 Things I Remember about Being 14

14 Things I remember about being 14

In March, I waxed nostalgic about the 30th anniversary of a favorite movie of mine, The Breakfast Club. What I didn’t make explicit then, but will now, is that I was 14 years old when that movie came out. To be honest, I pretty much hated being 14. But something dawned on me as I [Read More]

Have a Meowy Happy Easter!

Have a meowy Happy Easter!

From my family to yours, we wish you a meowy happy Easter! Even our cat: Wondering why we took our cat to see the Easter Bunny? Last year our local pet store offered it as a fundraiser for a greyhound rescue organization. We took our cat to see the Easter Bunny, got this fabulous picture, [Read More]

Should You Try Stitch Fix?

Stitch Fix Cinch Waist Jacket and Skinny Jean

Like many of you, I have HOURS of free time to shop and a rockin’ body that clothes just DIE to hang on. Bwa ha ha! Oh, sometimes I crack myself up. In reality, I’m just a regular person, above average in height, with 2 kids, a husband, a job outside the home, and limited time to [Read More]