My Mom Kicks Arse and Takes Names

My mom hails from Scotland, so she has a beautiful Scottish accent.  She had me when she was 30, which is the equivalent of having a baby at 20 today, but wasn’t so common back in the 70’s.  My mom was a stay-at-home mom and just like Texas, don’t mess with my mom. I can’t…

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A Royaltastic Wedding

One year ago today, I spent half the night making delicious scones, woke up at 3 a.m., made a pot of tea and sat to watch the wedding of Prince William and Kate Middleton.  The wedding brought back so many memories of the day in July 1981, when I, a nine-year-old little girl woke at…

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Chimpanzee – The Magic of Oscar

We had a bit of a “breakthrough” at our house yesterday.  My daughter, who is four years old, refused to go to see a movie in a movie theatre.  When she was two-and-a-half, we went to see “Up” with her best friend, also the same age.  Both girls sat staring at the screen, wide-eyed, mouths…

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Prom?

I just watched the movie “Prom.”  I’m a sucker for boy bands and pop music, teenage vampire novels written by Stephanie Meyer, and movies a fourteen year-old girl would love.  I’m a teenager at heart, which is why I’m having so much trouble with this 40 thing.  Not that I mind being 40, I don’t,…

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“The Hunger Games” – The Book

I decided I better jump on this bandwagon a lot sooner than I did the “Twilight” bandwagon.  I wanted to actually be able to jump on the bandwagon instead of wave as it passed me by.  So, I did.  I will say right now that I wasn’t a huge fan of the book.  I liked…

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