I always knew I was a winner…

Last week was pretty amazing…I won a whole bunch of fun stuff! First, I won a radio contest on WQKX. I am usually pretty good at trivia, and I figure if I win something, it sorta offsets what I spend on gas. (The environmental impact is a different story and, yes, I feel guilty about… [read more]

My First Mother’s Day: Part 2

I had an utterly lovely Mother’s Day weekend! But then, who wouldn’t love a weekend full of rainbows and  miracles? (Slight) Miracle #1: Imagine my surprise when, after my lasagna-induced bloatfest on Saturday night, I slipped right into my too-small jeans on Sunday morning! Those suckers were too small before I was pregnant!  Yay for… [read more]

Happy, happy day, this lovely 5th of May

So many things to celebrate on this fine 5th of May! First and most obviously, it’s Cinco de Mayo! It just so happens that we’ll be enjoying the healthy and most delicioso Quesadilla Casserole tonight! I didn’t even plan it.  It’s a tweaked version of the recipe found in McCormick’s new Recipe Inspirations collection. More on that tomorrow, after the fiesta…… [read more]

Dates and the Internet Cafe

Hi, all! Long time, no blog! I didn’t post yesterday. I got home from work around 5pm, and it was a beautiful, sunshiny day. Two choices: sit down and blog, or move my butt and get some exercise with my boy. I love you dearly, but you lost. Nothing personal. News: We decided to invest… [read more]

Driving past the drive-thru…

Snoooooooooooooze….. You don’t mind if I nap while you read, do you? Please wake me when you’re finished… Yesterday was Saturday, which means I got up at 2:30 am to head in to work. I have an hour-long commute, so I left at 3 and got there around 4. You’d think that after all those… [read more]