Category: Ranting and Raving

You’re Not Gonna Find Yourself a Cheerleader. If You’re Looking for One, You’re Part of the Problem!

I HATE the cheerleader song. Absolutely loathe and HATE IT. If you haven’t heard this song on the radio, here’s a sample of the lyrics: “Oh, I think that I’ve found myself a cheerleader She is always right there when

Posted in Family, Kids, Marriage, Ranting and Raving

Mr. Blog Post Inspiring Jerk

Image by Fimb CC 2.0 I’ve just been rejected by one of two publishing opportunities I applied to. A big. Fat. Rejection. Although I’m pretty sure a generic rejection email within one business day means nobody read or considered anything that

Posted in Marriage, Ranting and Raving

Dear Halloween Costume Company

Dear Halloween Costume Company, I thought Princess Leia would be a safe choice for me. As a mother of four, whose oldest is almost a teenager, I really don’t want to embarrass my kids, nor attract the attention of the

Posted in Ranting and Raving

Epitome of Patience…

I was getting cramps and my husband was away for the night.  I knew he would feel terrible that he missed going to the store to buy tampons and chocolate almond milk for me.  It’s the highlight of his month.

Posted in Ranting and Raving

They Asked…

Dear Holiday Inn Madison West, I stayed at your hotel a few weeks ago.  My card was double charged for my reservation.  It took multiple phone calls and 3 weeks to receive a refund.  When we arrived on Friday night,

Posted in Ranting and Raving

Merry Christmas or Mass Chaos???

We are supposed to leave for Colorado in two days. There’s a blizzard warning for 24 hours starting at 6pm tonight. Chris couldn’t come home last night, and won’t be able to come home tonight because of the blizzard (he

Posted in Ranting and Raving, Snowboarding