No really

A GOOD Saturday! Seriously! I am NOT being sarcastic! Mar 30, ’07 11:15 PM for Mel ‘s friends and Mel ‘s family  It was a quiet day over here today! Quiet but happy! Don’t worry! I will tell you why! Reason #1 ~ Do any of you have a pair of pants that are too small? But … More No really

The Smart Contest

The Academic Challenge Thingey Mar 28, ’07 11:58 PM for Mel ‘s friends and Mel ‘s family  So, CJ’s thingey mabob was last night. Last fall he got invited to test for the academic challenge team. There were only three slots for sixth grader’s, and the test was 100 questions long, all short answer, no … More The Smart Contest


Oh Really? Mar 27, ’07 11:43 PM for Mel ‘s friends and Mel ‘s family Everyday, after I drop off the kids at school, I drive past this fire station. There isn’t much activity there. Every once in a while they have a bean bake or a pig roast, but so far, no real fireman … More Really?

Bad and Good

It was the best of times… it was the worst of times. Mar 19, ’07 11:25 PM for you Well, that was a little dramatic. But, I couldn’t think of a different title. So, anyhoodle. Before you all go into withdrawl and whatnot. Here is the recap of my day. A day full of sucktitude, … More Bad and Good

Luck O the Irish

Happy St. Patrick’s Saturday! Mar 16, ’07 11:25 PM for Mel ‘s friends and Mel ‘s family  Pretty uneventful day at the B house. My mini-me and I have spent most of the day planting hundreds (SERIOUSLY! Hundreds!) of flower seeds in seed starter trays. Some of the seeds were barely big enough to see, which added … More Luck O the Irish

Dear Family,

Dear Family, Mar 15, ’07 11:06 PM for Mel ‘s friends and Mel ‘s family Let’s review the past few days, shall we? Perhaps we should hit upon some key points in the pursuit of Mommy’s happiness, because If Momma ain’t happy? Ain’t NOBODY happy! 1. If you feel nauseous and there is a puke receptacle … More Dear Family,


Dear Everyone/Everything that is pissing me off today, Mar 13, ’07 11:09 PM for Mel ‘s friends and Mel ‘s family Dear Construction Men Next Door, Stop looking at me. I mean it. I do not want to make small talk at 8am when I am in my pjs and just back from dropping the … More Dear…