Author: Kelli Scott

A galaxy far, far away

I love Star Wars. I’m not a Trekkie, I’ve never considered going to Comic-Con, and I don’t care if Arnold will be back or not. But Luke, Leia, Obi-Wan and Anakin are like friends to me. To get ready for the new Episode VII, my hubby, daughter and I have recently watched all of the […]

Have a good weekend.

What are you doing this weekend? My family and I are headed over the mountains tonight for a few days with the in-laws and a visit to a mall Santa Claus. The 4-year-old is going to ask Santa for a teddy bear and a tree fort, and “a new pot for Mama.” So I’ve got that […]

The “P” word!

My daughter, who is in 5th grade, has been dreading the horrible PUBERTY lessons that have tormented 10 and 11 year olds since the beginning of the school year. To help prepare, we’ve been talking about it a lot at home – knowledge is power I always say. It at least makes it less scary. […]

Let’s talk about guilt

I am not a perfectionist. I don’t do the Pinterest birthday parties for my kids. There have been years when I almost forgot to buy the cake. (Thank you, Cupcake Blues, for whipping up pink kitty cat cakes at the very last minute.) And yet, even though I’m not shooting for perfection, I still feel guilt about how […]

Have a wonderful weekend!

What are you up to this weekend? I know a few moms who are taking their kids to the museum’s family fun day on Saturday. And then there’s the lighting ceremony up in Leavenworth. My family and I are going to snuggle up at home tomorrow, listen to Christmas music and just generally enjoy the […]


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