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Not Just Another Mother Blogger! · 2M ago

Putting Myself Out There, Part Two

I have been as chill as this dog!On the last day at the plastic surgeon, they have you put on a pink graduation cap and gown.  They take your picture.  You've finished, you're done, life is ...
Not Just Another Mother Blogger! · 3M ago

Overheard Conversation in a Middle School Hallway

I work in a middle school.  Most people, when I tell them this, look at me with horror at the idea of being around middle school kids, but I love it.  I adore middle school aged students the...
Not Just Another Mother Blogger! · 3M ago

We All Need To Vent

Some days are just full of frustrations.  Trials and tribulations, as the old folks might say. From the time you wake up, everything seems to go wrong.  Your alarm doesn't wake you because y...
Not Just Another Mother Blogger! · 3M ago

This Beer IS Family

A member of the family!Every so often, my parents clear out a drawer, or a box, or the fridge, and get rid of things that they don't need anymore.  They don't want it to go far, of course  My dad is a bit of a pack rat, no matter how hard my mother t...
Not Just Another Mother Blogger! · 3M ago

Random Thoughts for The New Year

Do not adjust your computer screens.  That is indeed me,brave enough to use absolutely NO filter, with my faithful sidekick Bella.  Yes, we all serve a purpose, and today my purpose is to be...
Not Just Another Mother Blogger! · 4M ago

Gift Horses Sometimes Have Bad Breath

I was walking down the hallway after work, paying not a bit of attention to my surroundings.  I had my keys in my hand, and was searching through my purse for my driving sunglasses.  I passe...
Not Just Another Mother Blogger! · 4M ago

Learning to Roll with the Punches

I got a phone call this week from some random guy named Roy or Ray. (I have trouble with other people's enunciation)  He left me a message "regarding your upcoming appointment."  Sometimes s...
Not Just Another Mother Blogger! · 3M ago

Overcoming A Fear or Two

My son came home from school with news.  It seems that he was the top of his class in Geography.  We didn't know that Fourth Grade had Geography in the curriculum, but we congratulated Zane on a job well done.There was more, however.  Zane was one of...
Not Just Another Mother Blogger! · 4M ago

So This Happened

Actual flakes!San Antonio is known for it's generally balmy winter weather.  We don't tend to have temperatures below freezing. Most of us don't even bother to have a "winter" wardrobe, because winter here means that you might need a light jacket.  S...
Not Just Another Mother Blogger! · 4M ago

So I Stepped Out of My Comfort Zone

Let me start out by saying that I am still cancer free, so yay!  I have started getting us...