Blog Archives for tag humor

Traveling on Auto-Potty

With gas prices at an 11-year low, people are packing up and heading out for a busy summer travel season…. Continue reading »

Dresser’s Last Stand

“Mom, can someone finally do something about my dresser?” my daughter Lilly demanded this week.  “Oh, is it broken again?”… Continue reading »

Housewife Burnout

It took four punches of the snooze button to get me out of bed this morning. I wasn’t tired. Or… Continue reading »

The Elephant in the Bedroom

We’ve all seen those awkward commercials. Unrealistically tall, thin, good-looking actors holding hands in outdoor bathtubs and canoodling in public…. Continue reading »

Mother’s Day: A cautionary tale

I started dropping non-so-subtle hints last week. “You DO know that Mother’s Day is coming, don’t you?” I said rather… Continue reading »

Mind over manners

“Now boarding … Group C … at Gate 19,” the agent announced over the loudspeakers. There were only a handful… Continue reading »

Coffee Shop Confessions

“So Lilly, what did you tell Father Kris?” I asked our 15-year-old daughter recently at a local coffee shop. We… Continue reading »

St. Pat's Day

Not so lucky: St. Patrick’s Day cuisine

Sure, there will be parades, funny hats, green decorations, and parties during the week of March 17th. But what really… Continue reading »

Best flicks found in basement boxes and bargain bins

Somewhere in our basement, there is a box of VHS tapes. Relics from the days when our kids loved  “The… Continue reading »

The Fix Is In

I told the folks at the local dog park that they wouldn’t be seeing Moby, our one-year-old yellow Lab, for… Continue reading »

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