April 2014 archive

3 Days

3 Days

When I opened my eyes this morning, the sun was peeking in through my blinds, which were slightly open to allow the cool spring breeze in while we slept – one of my favorite things about this time of year in New Jersey.  I could hear the birds, cars on the street, the kids from […] Read more…

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The Bunny…. the weirdest part about easter.

I never quite understood the tradition of the Easter Bunny.  To my mother’s great lament, I didn’t even practice the Easter Bunny ritual with my daughter.  I just gave her a basket of goodies.  Love mom, and Jesus. And though I feel pretty confident I have no photos of her with an Easter Bunny, I do […] Read more…

The Perfect Grilled Cheese

Happy Grilled Cheese Day!

Who even knew there was such a thing as National Grilled Cheese Day?!? Grilled Cheese is just a North American staple, isn’t it? Seems like around my house, it’s always an option for a quick lunch or late night snack, especially for my hubby. It’s truly his go-to meal when he is left to his […] Read more…

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Why There Aren’t More Blogs Like Mine…

Here’s what’s wrong with the internet.  There aren’t many blogs for parents of teens.  Like – practically none.  And even less for young moms of teens.  People like me… in my mid thirties with a teenager in the house, destined to be an empty-nester before I’m even over the hill.  It’s a blessing and a […] Read more…

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Rio 2

The sequel to the 2011 box office blockbuster picks up in Rio De Janeiro, where Blu and Jewel are living the ‘city life’ with their three young children.  When Linda and Tulio think they’ve found more Blue Macaws in the Amazon, Jewel feels the pull of the jungle, summoning her to return to her wild […] Read more…