Wishing You a Memorable VD

Remember when VD (Valentine’s Day to common folk) used to matter? No? Me neither. Well, that’s a lie. There was a brief span when we were dating/newly married when we put forth an effort. You’d covertly buy some overpriced fattening chocolates and battle crowds to have an intimate meal at a slow, packed expensive restaurant. … Continue reading

Division of Labour: Pink Team vs Blue Team

I don’t know about your family, but in our family we have decidedly PINK TEAM jobs and BLUE TEAM jobs. Now before you start burning your bra, take a freaking breath. I don’t mean to say we follow the school of thought where the dame should be barefoot and pregnant in the kitchen. Anyone who … Continue reading

Evidence of my Failed Domestication

I have many redeeming qualities. I am kind. Easy going. Love animals. Enjoy children. I like to be helpful. I enjoy a good laugh. I can tack up a horse in 34 seconds. I can milk anything with teats (even a human if need be). But there are some areas in which I am definitely … Continue reading

What I Gave My Kids for Christmas

”Kids spell love T-I-M-E.” -John Crudele You are probably wondering if I had fallen off the face of the earth. Its been a long time since I dazzled you with the morbid details of my domestic goddessery. Fear not, mere mortals. I was simply in Saskatchewan (similar to falling off the face of the earth har … Continue reading