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The Homewrecker that is Monopoly

If you want a game that tears families apart, play Monopoly. It will make siblings not talk to each other for days and children angry at their parents. Go on, I dare you. Let me first say, I LOVE Monopoly. I have been playing it since I was probably 12. In addition to my Father… Continue reading The Homewrecker that is Monopoly

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My Addiction to Tiny Houses

I have no idea why I am obsessed with tiny houses. I flippin’ love tiny houses. I don’t know if it’s the ingenuity of the dwellings or the concept to live smaller so you won’t be house poor. Regardless, I’ve browsed hundreds of online tiny homes thinking, ‘could we do it?’ To have the best… Continue reading My Addiction to Tiny Houses

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Travel Log Day 2- 1 pm to 7 pm Build a Bear (aka places grown men should not work)

Against my better judgement, I promised my youngest I would take him to Build a Bear at Kenwood Mall in Cincinnati. By now we had 2 teenage girls in our group who were bored as hell so I asked them if they wanted to come along for the journey. They practically attacked me. We piled… Continue reading Travel Log Day 2- 1 pm to 7 pm Build a Bear (aka places grown men should not work)

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So, How Much is a Good Allowance For 2 Ungrateful Children?

Ok, I want to hear from people with children and people who remember being children or find they are just an adult child. I need some advice on setting up chores for my sons. Almost daily I ask the boys to unload the dishwasher. You would think I asked them to unload the dishwashers of… Continue reading So, How Much is a Good Allowance For 2 Ungrateful Children?

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My Sister is Looking at a Brady Bunch Home-You Have to Look at These Pics!

I was working on a post this evening when received a text from my sister S with a property her and her boyfriend are interested in. For anyone that doesn’t know, my younger sister has entered the housing marketing ready to buy and I’ve posted 2 of the houses, both which didn’t happen (one sucked… Continue reading My Sister is Looking at a Brady Bunch Home-You Have to Look at These Pics!

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Hot Mess Weekend

Friday Evening-Adult Meltdown My weekend started off awesome at 5 PM on Friday when I realized I had locked my keys in my car. I was scheduled to take my youngest son to movie night at his school in 1 hour. The movie they were showing, Inside Out, didn’t start till 7 but concessions opened… Continue reading Hot Mess Weekend

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It’s OK to Admit Motherhood Sucks Sometimes!

Last night I received the following text from best friend. On occasion I get random texts such as these from her and its code for my children are driving me crazy. E is my best friend for over 25 years. We met in middle school and couldn’t be more different. I was into fashion and… Continue reading It’s OK to Admit Motherhood Sucks Sometimes!