Beds are Burning

Beds are Burning

If you’ve paid any attention to any news this week (local, national, and even international), you’ve likely heard about the environmental disaster that is the Refugio Oil Spill.  To sum it up, a pipe carrying crude oil operated by the Plains All American...
Hello Muddah

Hello Muddah

When the little monkey gets an idea in her head about how a certain thing is supposed to go, it’s very hard to get her to see that sometimes, things go sideways… and more importantly, that everything will be okay even if it does. She was very excited about...
Honey, I’m Good

Honey, I’m Good

Something I always think of as a parent is the kind of music the little monkey listens to. I know at her age, not a lot sinks in in terms of lyrics, so if she goes around singing Ellie Goulding’s “Love Me Like You Do” (and the subsequent lyric, touch...
A to Z – Tellin’ it how it was

A to Z – Tellin’ it how it was

April was a busy month for me. I took a break from my regularly scheduled programming to take part in the A to Z Blogging Challenge for the first time. If you’ve followed along, you might have noticed that I posted for every day of the month, save Sundays. I...