Polar Opposites

So more and more lately I’ve come to realize that my 2 kids couldn’t be any more opposite of each other. My oldest, “D”, seems to have inherited all of the worst traits of his mother and I. He’s selfish, stubborn, sarcastic, manipulative, picky, and generally aloof most of the time….


Do You Minecraft?

Do you Minecraft? Do you even know what Minecraft is? If you have kids I’ll bet they do! Well I have a confession for all of you… I’m thirty COUGHeightCOUGH and I do in fact play Minecraft. Ok so for those of you who don’t know: Minecraft is a video game…


Day Trip: Greenfield Village

The day after our Grand Rapids trip we decided to go to Greenfield Village. My parents have a membership that they basically never use unless I orchestrate a trip there. Well… that’s not entirely true because we go there to see Santa every year but that’s a post for around Christmas…


Gravity – a commentary

This is not exactly a review of the movie Gravity, if you want an honest review please go visit The Movie Sleuth. I just saw the movie saturday and felt like using my new public forum to talk about it. WARNING this post contains spoilers… …… ……….. …………….. So let me start…


The Dreaded School Drop Off

For those of you who have school-aged children you may know what I’m talking about… the dreaded school drop off. Now I’m sure most kids out there take the bus but because of our close proximity to the school we have to drop them off. I swear if you go your whole…


Home sweet home??

If you pay attention to the news you will know that the housing market is rebounding. Rebounding so much that there are more buyers then there are houses for sale causing this massive frenzy over every house that hits the market. I just so happen to fall into this category…