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Yipstick 

It was late. I was tired. The room was dark  and quiet. I, almost silently, put on my chapstick. As I returned it to its spot on the shelf I hear “I need yipstick”. And I thought she was asleep. I was so quiet – how did she know? Chip bags, candy and yipstick –…

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Dressed to the Nines

Concert day is always exciting but today was even better than normal. This morning I took Brooklynn and Chloe’ shopping for something new to wear to the concert. They were so excited to just drop school and go shopping! We got in the car and drive to Ross. Our back up plan was TJ Max…

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Flush – I Need It!

Life was buzzing along. Nothing was going to get in the way of our successful day. So I thought. Then the doorbell rang. It was a neighbor. No, not that neighbor. She noticed that our sewer alarm was going off. Okay. She proceeded to tell me to call the city and that she would reset…

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Garbage Day

Friday, garbage day. I asked a child (who will be left nameless) to get the garbage from my bedroom and bathroom. Half hour later I see my bathroom garbage is still full and my bedroom garbage is half gone. Perplexed, I questioned that child about taking out my garbage. The child’s quick response was “I…

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Not My Circus

I think this is the first post where my family was not the circus! Granted, most of my children (including all the littles) were not with me! But I would like to think we have a different kind of circus anyway.     The gym was packed, people everywhere! The excitement of the game riveting through…