8 Pregnancy Announcements to help you share your big news

8 Most Creative Pregnancy Announcements

8 Creative Pregnancy Announcements Got a secret you are itching to tell? Waiting to announce some really big news? Congratulations. I have compiled some of the greatest pregnancy announcements to make sharing your big news even more special! 1. Promotion. There is nothing cuter than the…

Embracing boredom and enjoying life

Why Boring is My Jam

Why Boring is My Jam “Am I boring you?” My austere, Turkish ballet instructor would roar anytime we yawned in her class. Clearly, as I struggled to maintain the beat, being a march-to-my-own-drummer kind of person, I was anything but bored. And yet, now I realize…

Defining Funny, Empowerment, Humor

Defining Funny

Defining Funny: Confessions of a Cynic Self depreciation is the new comedic mantra. Recently I decided to use the word funny in descriptions of my blog. Talk about a lot of pressure. Granted, I think my writing is hysterical. Not so when I am speaking. I…

mom humor, Mom's Guide to Not Giving a Fip, Mom Blog, Messy House

Step-by-Step Guide to Not Giving a Flip

A Tired Mom’s Step-by-Step Guide to Not Giving a Flip Do you need to relax? Do you need to learn to loosen up a bit and stop giving a flip what others think? Well, here’s the guide for you! Amateur Mom tip: Housework sucks and needs to…

Why I am still proud to be an American

Why I am still proud to be an American I struggled to write a patriotic post this year. With everything that has transpired over the past year, what do I have to be proud of? I heard the sentiment echoed from many of my friends and…

Most Underrated Movie of the Decade

Underdogs: More Like Underrated Underdogs is perhaps one of the most underrated children’s movie of the decade. I belly laughed and had a blast. In fact, I plan to watch it again and again because it was so jammed-packed with sarcasm and innuendo (my bread and…

How to Foster a Positive Narrative

How to Foster a Positive Narrative Life is all about creating a narrative. As a blogger, I tell stories. Mostly, I go from an angle of humor. Other times, I dig deep and try to find meaning. But, occasionally the story I tell is not the…

How to Finally Grow Your Subscriber List

How I Increased My Subscriber List By over 400% Last Month And it is still going up! This blogging thing is no joke. I mean, writing is fun and I crack myself up, but there is a definite learning curve when it comes to anyone actually…

What does it mean to be a dad?

What does it mean to be a dad? I was so lucky to have a wonderful dad that loved and adored me. He treated me with respect and modeled that behavior toward my mom.  My dad made sacrifices, whether it was to work less to be…

Stop Dissing the Bragging Mama

Bragging. It is time to stop dissing the braggin’ Mama. Why is bragging such a negative topic? Everybody is ready to tear each other apart, in person, or behind their back over bragging. Can you believe that mom, she was going on about how smart her…