Monthly Archives: May 2014

Doug Stanhope in a Lotion Holster- Tales of Massage Envy

I think I just got a rubdown from a convict. When I lived in Oregon, I went to a Massage Envy chain.  I really needed a massage, and had no friends in the area to provide a recommendation.  Massage Envy … Continue reading

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At Some Point, All Crazy Girls Shave Their Heads

I have a vivid memory of my mother teaching me how to iron pants.  She showed me how to line up the seams so that all four overlapped, then ran the iron down the front of the leg to create … Continue reading

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Stop Whining for Cheese- Simple Trick for Great Kid Photos

“Taylor! Taylor!  Taylor, look at Mommy.  Taylor, say Cheese! Smile!  Taylor! TAAAYYYLLOOOR!” I want to pat this woman gently on the back and clue her to the fact that this photo is not happening.  Ok, maybe I’d really rather shake … Continue reading

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Lessons on Growing Up While Going Up- My Pikes Peak Summit

I had looked at the peak nearly every day of my almost forty years, but this day felt different.  Most concrete, the peak was out of vision.  I could only see the rocks underneath my feet and the sign indicating … Continue reading

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About Mama/Contact Info

I recently took a look at yourmamasallwrite and determined it was time to rebrand.  You can read the full story here: https://yourmamasallwrite.wordpress.com/2014/05/21/rebrand/ The condensed version is that I have always struggled to compartmentalize.  For this reason, my blog spans a … Continue reading

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Battle of the Martyrs

My husband, Ben, and I have entered into a battle of the martyrs.  Who has the tougher job- me, the stay at home mom, or him, the working parent?  Of course, I am the clear victor in this battle, which … Continue reading

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Rebrand

At least once a week, I get an email that starts off with “I don’t always read your blog, but when I do….”  I feel like the Dos Equis of blogs. It makes sense that I have a lot of … Continue reading

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