Family · Food

Food Rant: The No Time Myth

Disclaimer: As Maya Angelou says, "When you know better, you do better." Before I get contrary comments, I'm coming out right now and saying that in terms of health and nutrition, there are situational exceptions. Not everyone has had the opportunity to learn these things, factors involving poverty, homelessness, etc. that I am not addressing… Continue reading Food Rant: The No Time Myth

Faith and Personal Growth

Goin’ Out on a Limb….

Yeah. So I'm gonna go out on a limb for a minute and rant. This morning I got up, fed the kids and checked messages and came across a Facebook post about Miley Cyrus. Wondering what all the hubbub was about, I checked the YouTube video of her "performance" on the VMAs.  The look on… Continue reading Goin’ Out on a Limb….

Family · Writing

Things You Should Not Say To Me While Ringing Up My Purchases

There are so many instances where I've nearly left a pile of drool at the checkout line because my mouth was gaping open, shocked at the audacity of people and the things they say. So much so, that I felt compelled to share the list of what customer service people should never say to me… Continue reading Things You Should Not Say To Me While Ringing Up My Purchases


Businesses in a Box

I think entrepreneurship is great. Some people have the gumption to create their own business, turn their passion into a profit - more power to them! Here's what I don't like: the businesses in a box. The multi-level stuff. I've dabbled in a couple of these "businesses", but ultimately a person becomes a recruiter ("team… Continue reading Businesses in a Box

Faith and Personal Growth


What is it about stuff? We live in a culture dominated by the accumulation of more. Better stuff, bigger stuff, shiny stuff, stuff to impress others. I'm certainly no exception. Hello, my name is CurlyMama and I like stuff! Recently my "niece" blogged about Project 333. You can read about it from her blog here.… Continue reading Stuff


I Don’t Give a CRAP About Your Dog

No, I don't. I really don't care about how Fluffy the doberman or Butch the Chihuahua are "just like your babies". Now, before you send me all kinds of hate mail, please don't misunderstand. I grew up with and have owned pets of all kinds. Horses, cats, fish, ferrets, and yes even dogs. I am… Continue reading I Don’t Give a CRAP About Your Dog