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ThrowBack Thursday: Chubby Edition

This is an exchange I had with my 5 year-old the other night that I posted on Facebook: Theo (last night, while giving me his usual goodnight snuggle): “Mommy, you’re fat, but I love you.” […]



DIY Wednesday: Frame Jewelry Organizer

When I’m not on the radio, or running around doing mom stuff, I spend a lot of my free time making jewelry. I even have my own little Etsy shop: This means I look […]



Fear The Walking Dead Vs The Walking Dead Plus Trailer

Sarah and Vinnie were talking about the premiere of the new The Walking Dead spin-off called Fear The Walking Dead. I’m a big TWD fan so I decided to track down the latest trailer and […]



ThrowBack Thursday: Why, God, Why?

  Where should I begin? Let’s talk about the shirt first. The shirt is pink. A shade of pink known in design circles as Pantone 14-0009 Pepto-Bismol. Apparently, I thought I was a Summer, when […]


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LOL Of The Day: Not For Astronauts

Look, I’m the mother of two little boys. There’s a lot of farting that goes on in my house. A LOT. And such a wide variety: The Two-Tone, The One Note, The Jet-Propelled, The Silent […]



Gretchen Reads: The 5th Wave By Rick Yancey

  “If aliens ever visit us, I think the outcome would be much as when Christopher Columbus first landed in America, which didn’t turn out very well for the Native Americans.” – Stephen Hawking From […]


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Serena Williams Wins Wimbledon JK Rowling Wins Twitter

Two delightful things happened over the weekend.



The Ferry: My New Favorite Way To Commute

With the closure of Doyle Drive this weekend, I decided to take the ferry to work today. What a lovely way to commute.



ThrowBack Thursday: Summer With Grandpa Edition

Me and my grandpa sitting on a bench under the shade trees on his little farm. I spent a lot of time with my grandpa in the summer time. He took me fishing and hiking, […]



Gretchen Reads: Finders Keepers by Stephen King

When I was a kid, I was absolutely convinced that some day I would find a hidden treasure. I spent loads of time in the woods. I just knew that some day I’d trip over […]