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About Bless Yous and Smarshmallows

Single mom of 2 kiddo's that make me laugh every day. Teacher and part time rocker in a band. I love to read, travel, watch cooking shows, and enjoy desserts with my friends.

My son, the “Cooker”

My son has a list of all the things he wants to be when he grows up.  This list includes an astronaut, a “flyer” (pilot), a police officer (until he found out that you have to get tazed in the … Continue reading

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Watch out “Honey Boo Boo”!!

I have written before about my desire to win the coveted “Mother of the Year” award.  I’d like to believe that there really is an award and a banquet each year.   Just imagine…a glamorous ballroom filled with women in beautiful, size … Continue reading

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Watch out y’all….Mother of the Year is mine….

Yep…my kids, learning to flip beer coasters, at the bowling alley.   I am officially the coolest mom EVER!!!  

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For the love of Art

While cleaning my son’s room I asked him, “Do you want to keep your hippo?”. He jumped up, disregarding his current battle on Pokemon, and said, “Yes mom! It’s Art!”.

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185 ways to enhance my life, or at least entertain myself for an evening.

If you live in St. Louis you know one thing.  It’s hot.  Really hot.  Like 107 hot.  I did venture out to the pool with the kids yesterday but unless I am in the pool, I don’t like to go … Continue reading

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Every Girl’s Crazy ‘Bout a Sharp Dressed Man

Father’s Day. I do realize that it was a few days ago but this post took a bit of time to process. Over the past 9 years since my father’s passing,  I have spent Father’s Day thinking about all the times … Continue reading

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Did it pass the Cupcake Wars Challenge?

Yesterday was one of the hottest days in St. Louis in quite a while.  Of course that meant that we had 3 baseball games scheduled.  Both kiddos were troopers and made it through without passing out or throwing up. On … Continue reading

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