Random thoughts for a random Monday…

You know how some Mondays you wake up and know it's gonna be an AWESOME day... and then there are those other Mondays when you wake up and wish you could find a reset button? Today is somewhere in between for me. I had a GREAT weekend.  Tons of time … [Read more...]

What’s in your Food? #labelGMOs #yeson37

Do you remember the days back when the cafeteria served what we lovingly referred to as "mystery meat"? The slop "way back then" was indiscernible and I can remember opting to NOT eat rather than eat something I couldn't identify. I think all schools had … [Read more...]

Fall is officially here!

What a weekend!  For starters, Fall has officially hit.  I don't think it got above 65 degrees on Saturday which was LOVELY considering all the work the boys and I did over the weekend.  I have new tenants moving into the house this week so we were … [Read more...]

Fighting Childhood Obesity

Childhood obesity is on the rise.  That's a fact jack.  Despite our best efforts, kids are often moving less, eating fattier foods, eating larger portions, are more stressed, and the contributing factors list grows on and on... As a parent, I do what I … [Read more...]

It’s been a whirlwind…

There's a scene in the Wizard of Oz that you probably recall well if you've ever seen the movie (and OMG Who hasn't!!) where the tornado hits and everything is flying outside the window... ok, so compared to today's movies it may not be the best cinematic … [Read more...]