Month: July 2016

Blessings Disguised as the Parents of My Husbands Ex

Blessings Disguised as the Parents of My Husbands Ex

What’s that old quote by Harper Lee? “You can choose your friends but you sho’ can’t choose your family…” Well I beg to differ. In order to explain why, I think I better start at the beginning. Well, at least at the beginning of my […]

An Open Ended Letter to the People Who Want to Kill My Husband…

An Open Ended Letter to the People Who Want to Kill My Husband…

  Dear Man, or Woman, or even Teen, I’m sorry that I don’t know how to address you. But, I don’t know who you are. Just as you don’t know who I am. Nor do you know my husband. And yet you would choose, if […]

WE SHOULD ALL HOPE TO BE FAMILY RICH

WE SHOULD ALL HOPE TO BE FAMILY RICH

Today is an incredibly difficult day for me. You see, I am sitting on an airplane right now writing this, thousands of miles above the earth and I am flying away from my family. Granted my penchant for dramatics is rather high, and I’m on […]

FUN ACTIVITIES TO DO WITH YOUR KIDS THAT WON’T MAKE EITHER OF YOU WANT TO B**** AND MOAN LIKE CAILLOU: Summer Edition – Volume 2

FUN ACTIVITIES TO DO WITH YOUR KIDS THAT WON’T MAKE EITHER OF YOU WANT TO B**** AND MOAN LIKE CAILLOU: Summer Edition – Volume 2

Summer is upon us. And as a former nanny and new mommy I know what an exciting, special and sometimes terrifying time this can be. How in the world are you going to occupy your little ones for an entire summer?? And better yet, how are you […]

HOW I ABANDONED EVERYONE I HAD EVER LOVED

HOW I ABANDONED EVERYONE I HAD EVER LOVED

I am a 30-year-old woman. A wife, mother, sister, and daughter. I have an amazing family, career, and home on the island of Oahu in Hawaii. And I have spent almost half of my entire life living at least 3,000 miles away from everyone I grew up […]

Star Spangled Cute: Our Fourth of July Essentials

Star Spangled Cute: Our Fourth of July Essentials

Beaches, Backyards, BBQ’S. Fireworks, Food, Friends. The Fourth of July Holiday weekend is most definitely a wonderful one!! It is a time to celebrate with our loved ones. Celebrate our freedoms, as well as our love for our country, and a time to have a […]