My very own Day of the Dead

I do not normally celebrate the Day of the Dead, a holiday celebrated in Mexico. But this year, the Universe decided to include me. I’ve previously written about the circus I like to call my backyard. I’ve talked about the wild rumpus before. Rest assured that it continues. If there isn’t a pint-sized human running…

Less than perfect is the new perfect

Back off, Martha Stewart. And you too, Real Simple magazine, with your deceptively “simple” crafts, recipes and organizing projects for my home. Where is the magazine for single parents? You know, the one that would never THINK of telling you that planning your recipes for the week is not only essential, but easy. The one…