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How Do I Do It All? It’s Simple, I Don’t.

How do I do it all? Simple. I don’t. We do. For every hour I spend writing an article, he is emptying the dishwasher and refereeing arguments. For every hour he spends working out, I am folding clothes or filling Read more…


How Kevin Garnett Took My Job and Introduced Me to My Husband

Kevin Garnett Boston Celtics

Do you ever wonder what your life would look like if one thing had gone differently? If you had chosen a different college? Practiced harder at basketball? Studied for that test? Not gotten on that plane? I was left wondering Read more…


My Roomba Tried to Murder Me

My Roomba tried to murder me

My Roomba tried to murder me – funny story I love my Roomba. It’s an important member of this family and the only one that consistently picks stuff up off the floor. But one day my Roomba tried to murder Read more…


We Have Mice, and So Do You

You guys… we have visitors in our house. They are unwelcome, UNadorable, and they don’t clean up after themselves or make the beds. OH SWEET LORD, I hope they haven’t been in our beds… The mice are back. Back again. Read more…


We Cut Cable and Here’s What Happened

What happened when a family of four with two young kids cut cable.

The Three Things We Noticed After We Cut Cable   Some people pack up their belongings and move into a tiny home. Others RV it across the country or live off the land. My family’s attempt at embracing a minimalist Read more…


The 5 Stages of Yard Sale Grief

5 Stages of Yard Sale Grief

“You know what could be fun and not at all awful? Let’s have a yard sale!” Apparently I haven’t seen enough memes and tweets about the royal pain in the rear that are yard sales to deter my enthusiasm for Read more…


Tell Me Something Weird

Embrace your weird! Four questions to jumpstart conversation and learn about the weird in the people you love.

One of my feet is a full size bigger than the other one. I understand this may lead to three follow up questions: 1. What in the hell? 2. Is that for real? 3. How does she buy shoes? (Fair, Read more…