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Not Just Another Mother Blogger! · 1W ago

I'm A Little More Melty Than I Used To Be

When I was younger, air conditioning wasn't really a thing.  Sure, some of the places that we lived had it, but other places didn't.  The temperature didn't rise enough to be concerning.  We...
Not Just Another Mother Blogger! · 2W ago

Cable Company Circle of Life

For hundreds of years, our cable company was Time Warner.  Well, a really, really long time. Larry and I were happy with Time Warner.  Sure, they charged an arm and a leg, but we had eight l...
Not Just Another Mother Blogger! · 1M ago

A Boy's Life Is Complicated

"MOM!!!!""What?" I walked to the back door, hoping that whatever Zane was excited about was not squishy or stinky. "There's a bug outside!" "There are lots of bugs outside, son." I started ...
Not Just Another Mother Blogger! · 1M ago

Randoms

Random things today!I've been buying those prepackaged salads for my work lunch.  I would love to be like those perfect women who spend their Sundays cooking and preparing their lunches fo...
Not Just Another Mother Blogger! · 1M ago

Spring Has Sprung a Leak

I wish that I could say that I've been romping about in the meadows, full of glee.  I wish that I could say that I have spent hours flitting from flower to flower, inhaling the wonderful a...
Not Just Another Mother Blogger! · 4M ago

And Just Where the Heck Have I Been?

In January I signed up for a 5k walk, the Chocoholic Frolic.  5 kilometers is a little more than three miles, and after pushing myself through all the cancer and surgeries and other events o...
Not Just Another Mother Blogger! · 5M ago

Jury Duty is Stressful

I started off 2017 being selected for jury duty.  Not the normal, local, jury duty, where you spend a day downtown reading or playing on your phone until they tell you to go home.  That stuf...
Not Just Another Mother Blogger! · 5M ago

MLK and Mindfulness

Back in the 1980s, when dinosaurs still roamed the earth, there was no day honoring Martin Luther King, Jr.  Dr. King was a Civil Rights leader, an icon, but there was no national celebratio...
Not Just Another Mother Blogger! · 5M ago

I Actually Do Hold Grudges

As I went through all that cancer nonsense, I had to let go of some things.  There was no point in being angry all the time, for instance.  As much as I wanted to rail and scream about my il...
Not Just Another Mother Blogger! · 5M ago

Write A Letter. I'll Feel Better.

 On April 12 of 2016, there was a hailstorm of epic proportions in San Antonio and the surrounding areas.  And when I say epic, I mean downright frightening.  Every thud on the roof sounde...