Phineas and Ferb: The Best LIVE Tour Ever!

This Sunday, the Monkee Family was invited to travel south to Everett, WA to attend Disney’s Phineas and Ferb: The Best LIVE Tour Ever! Phineas and Ferb and the rest of the Tri-State Area crew magically slide off the screen onto the stage to sing and dance to some of the boy’s most famous songs from […]

It’s Perfect

Nothing is better than waking up early to a huge snowfall (by Vancouver standards), on a Saturday.  There’s something magical about the snow in the glow of the morning sunrise. Straight from jammie’s & bedheads to snowsuits & toques.   The Man woke up in time to congratulate me on my sidewalk shoveling with the […]

Intentions

It’s day 7 and I am still tripping over the balance board.  Although it’s not been said, The Man must be resolving to “get fit/healthier” this year.  I am proud of him for focusing on health.  I know that increasing his fitness level will make him a less stressed, happier, healthier Dad.  It’s also great entertainment for […]

The Worst Job As A Parent

It’s the chore that I detest but it must be done. Throwing out Editing the kids artwork and school work.  We have scads of it. Personally, I would love to keep everything but really it’s just not realistic. Some artwork has a story too good to forget and too precious to throw away.  This picture […]

Letter to Santa

There’s a chill in the air and the nights are getting darker earlier.  It’s envitable, winter is approaching and with winter comes that one holiday that can drive us insane with stress, delight, tantrums, and joy. Christmas. It’s already started.  Christmas lights, decorations, circling toys in the toy catalogue books, and of course Santa pictures […]

Wednesday of a Few Words: My Extreme Couponing Moment

I like a deal but I refuse to make it my fourth part-time job… but after the rush I got from saving $16.45 on feminine hygiene products, it makes me wonder.  OhMiGawd. The rush.  It was absolutely thrilling. Personally, I think there should be some sort of discount for women on these items.  We should be able […]