Category: Just for Mom

5 Quick Takes for a Friday

5 Quick Takes for a Friday

OK, kids, hang onto your hats.  This is going to be a fast and furious blog post!  I don’t have a lot of (read: any) time to write at the moment, but there things I have to share!  So hold on tight and get ready […]

SUPER Moms are MARVELous!

SUPER Moms are MARVELous!

Happy almost Mother’s Day, you amazing mama, you!!!  And, just in case no one has told you yet today, I think you’re doing a SUPER job.  In fact, I think you’re simply MARVELous! All puns aside, though, I think we all know that moms are […]

Trendsend Review #6 – One Thing. Just One.

Trendsend Review #6 – One Thing. Just One.

Once again, it’s time to review another Trendsend box!  Over the past year, I’ve received and reviewed six of these subscription clothing service boxes.  Sometimes, I’ve been happy with what I received.  Sometimes, I questioned my stylist’s sanity.  You know…so it goes. The pieces I […]

Sisterhood of the Ill-Fitting Pants

Sisterhood of the Ill-Fitting Pants

Yesterday morning, I was getting ready for Mass and I noticed something.  The dress that I had just bought a few weeks ago – and hadn’t even worn yet – didn’t fit quite right. How could that be?  How did I not notice the gap […]

Monday Morning Quick Takes

Monday Morning Quick Takes

Good morning, y’all!  I thought I’d write up a few quick takes about things that are going on in my world.  These things really don’t necessitate entire blog posts on their own, but I still feel they’re worth mentioning.  Sound good? As I write this, […]

Colorado and the California Zephyr

Colorado and the California Zephyr

Imagine it with me, friends.  Exploring the city on foot, taking train tunnels straight to Narnia.  Beer tastings and amazing breakfasts.  Fabulous hotels, excellent coffees, and views to die for.  Does that sound like a good time to you? Almost two weeks ago now, Greg […]

My Mother’s Hands

My Mother’s Hands

I can tell you just what my mother’s hands look like. I can tell you the shape of her fingernails, the length of her fingers as compared to my own.  The back of her hand is as familiar to me as, well, the back of […]

Where My Wavy Girls At?

Where My Wavy Girls At?

OK, ladies.  This is going to be quick and painless today.  Recently, I’ve had a couple people ask me about what I use in my hair and I thought I’d answer their questions here. See, while it’s true that my hair color is interesting to […]

Three Quick (and mildly spicy) Takes Because I Just Can’t Help Myself

Three Quick (and mildly spicy) Takes Because I Just Can’t Help Myself

OK, friends.  Here goes.  I’ve got some things on my mind and, well, I also have a blog.  And if that isn’t a good reason to just let it all hang out on a Friday afternoon, I don’t know what is. So, let’s just jump […]

Trendsend Review #5 – From FL to CO with Love

Trendsend Review #5 – From FL to CO with Love

Let me tell you a little story before we get started reviewing clothes, m’kay? Back at the beginning of December, I was scheduled to get my fifth box from the amazingly fab clothing service, Trendsend.  When the email arrived, though, telling me that it was […]