You can’t choose your family, but I have friends with whom I wholeheartedly disagree in terms of politics. In the past, these differences haven’t been a big deal for me. I don’t love it, I don’t get it, but I can respect our varied points of view. Over the past few years, however, our political [...]
I was at a dinner in Walt Disney World for a TravelingMom.com retreat. We were perched atop the Contemporary Resort outside of the California Grill restaurant and waiting for the fireworks to begin. The conversation turned to the topic of princess castles at the different Disney theme parks and I was trying to remember which [...]
I confess that I don’t blog on More than Mommy as much as I would like to. I have a hard time deciding which content fits in my Quirky Fusion bucket and which fits in my More than Mommy bucket. As a result, it all ends up over in Quirky Fusion-land. I’ve spent the past [...]
My grandmother called me this morning. I knew I shouldn’t have answered the phone, but she’s been trying to reach me all week, so I felt like I should just find out what’s going on. But I’m in an awful mood today. Why I’m in such a bad mood is sort of lame, but my [...]
Ah, the challenges of branding. I tweet as MorethanMommy, so it’s obvious that people link over to me here at my “home base.” But I do most of my blogging on QuirkyFusion.com. Why? Well, it seemed like a good idea at the time. I wanted to keep this space for me to muse about various [...]
. “…It’s very obvious that my body has no freaking idea what it’s supposed to be doing, or otherwise it wouldn’t be trying to kick this baby out of me. ” [The Stuff That Never Happened, Maddie Dawson] There are so many themes in The Stuff That Never Happened that struck a chord with me, [...]
This is the year of good things. Why? Because I am declaring it to be. I’m where I want to be and I’m doing what I want to be doing. It’s amazing! In the past few months, I’ve really started to see my hard work pay off in way I couldn’t have imagined. It’s not [...]
Thanks to everyone who joined me at the Pheasant Lane Mall for Mom’s Nite Out tonight. If you’re looking for Quirky Fusion (my parenting blog), it’s just quirkyfusion.com.
Those of use who spend a lot of time online think of an “avatar” as a digital representation of yourself, such as you might use in a virtual world or social networking site. That definition certainly makes sense for the movie of the same name, where the characters take on an “alien” persona in order [...]
Please bear with me as MoreThanMommy gets a makeover!