The YouTube Snake

Can we discuss how much I dislike YouTube? As you all know, I am on a bender against social media so include all the obvious reasons but now throw in that YouTube is allowing the political ads. Allowing is the wrong word. Raking money in hand over greedy fists is more...
Peace Out, Facebook. And Welcome.

Peace Out, Facebook. And Welcome.

Welcome to this. Whatever this is.  Thanks for coming. I mean that. If one more person talks about community, I’ll hurl, but that’s what I was missing on the Facebook. Odd since that’s sort of its intended jam, right?  Anywayyyyyyy, I said peace out to...
No Shame

No Shame

Well, it had to come. Some of you readers have been with me for a while now. You’ve read these random blogs and followed along on Facebook as Jax came home from China, was diagnosed with all the things, and proceeded to grow up into a teenage boy. He’s gone from...
The Answer is No.

The Answer is No.

So we’re homeschooling over here. It’s going really well, I’d say. We have great people, Jax’s anxiety is at an all-time low, he’s happy, he’s inquisitive, and importantly, he’s learning things that are relevant to his 14 year-old-life and skills he’ll use for his...
Becca Bought: A Beeswax Wrap of Smugness

Becca Bought: A Beeswax Wrap of Smugness

I am basically an eco-Guru now.  I was turned onto these by my eco-friendly friend. She is really quite a lovely person, but apparently she has been secretly judging my ziploc usage for months now.  One day, her turmoil just bubbled over and she said, “OMG...