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Boys behaving badly

Boys Behaving Badly

Going to the beach is a fun family event...right? A few days later I come across this photo taken with my cell phone...while I was there! Nice.... He looks as shocked as me.
Laurie McDermott fresh vegetable secrets

How To Keep Fruits and Vegetables Fresher Longer

How does one keep vegetables fresher longer? Honestly? I don't know....but I know what I do.... This is my trick... [youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4VQZKM_HyEc&w=560&h=315]
manhattan beach shark bite man

Shark Bite Photo in Manhattan Beach – Summer 2014

Watching "Jaws" for the first time in the movie theater when I was a kid...I ran out to the bathroom and was suddenly so afraid to pee in the toilet for fear a shark...
how to stop loosing keys

The Lost Keys

I have a horrible memory.  It makes my friends/family laugh (cause they forget too!) and my husband mad (probably cause he fears he'll be the one having to remember everything and that would bother...
dr oz

Dr. Oz Kicked My A** in 9 Minutes

I'm one of those weird people that like to work out at the same time every morning.  It's the only way I can be consistent. If I skip a day or 'talk myself' out of...

The Problem With Girl Scouts

The problem with Girl Scouts isn't the girls...or the scouts...it's the Moms.  Most are normal.  Many are completely incapable of handling that one more, teeny tiny, extra activity (besides their regular daily chaos) (that somehow...

How To Be Authentic

I have gotten in trouble so many times over my lifetime. Why? My mouth.  My filter hasn't always worked well.   What I'm thinking often comes straight out of my mouth.  Not because I'm intentionally trying...
kid peeing outside

Why I Wish I Was a Man…

Oh no!  I'm not saying I want to be a man.   Heavens!   I'm beyond glad God made me female!! But there is ONE thing I'm soooo jealous about men.... Peeing. They can do it anywhere.  Anytime....
Carefree kid

How To Be “Here”

I have trouble living in the past….cause I can't remember anything. I have trouble living in the future….cause I can't think that far when I'm busy with today. I'm just here. Now. Right now. Like as I type this. Friends...
how to be a stay at home mom

What Did You Do All Day?

A man came home from work and found his 3 children outside, still in their pajamas, playing in the mud, with empty food boxes and candy wrappers strewn around garden. The door of his wife's...