Tag Archives: Mom

Out for the Tummy Bug

It happens to the best of us.

Even those of us germaphobes who meticulously wash our hands. All. The. Time.

I just don’t know why mama is the only one in the fam who got the tummy bug, while everyone else is skipping along enjoying the beautiful sunshine outside.

Well, whatever…Mama got some new material coming to ya next week when I feel a lot better.

By that time I’ll be done lying on the sofa, binge-watching Netflix, sipping Gatorade, and nibbling dry toast and Ramen noodles.

I’ll be searching out the biggest hamburger in town and seeking out real, human social interaction.

‘Til then…





Namability. It’s a word I just made up that is relevant to expectant parents. As in, how does the name that you choose for your child rank on the namability scale? It can be one of the most important decisions that you and your spouse make and should probably be considered along with your research… Continue Reading

A Beleaguered Cottage Garden

  Hi Everyone! Spring is upon us, which has put me into the gardening mood. I’m looking forward to decking out our “new” house with all sorts of blossoms and a little cottage garden. Lefty and I joke all the time about how our grandparents’ gardens and garden knowledge would put ours to shame. I… Continue Reading

Www.SweetgumLife.com February Blog Launch Extravaganza!

Dear Readers, I proudly present our www.SweetgumLife.com February Blog Launch Extravaganza! Every business day (Monday-Friday), you will have a chance to win wonderful prizes from some pretty amazing people! Here’s how to win today’s $25 Fandango gift certificate that I purchased to launch www.SweetgumLife.com! Look around www.SweetgumLife and let me know what you like. Scroll down… Continue Reading

Giveaway Extended!!!

Hello, dear Readers! I’ve been running around like a chicken, doing wife/mom stuff (incidentally, we’re having panko-breaded chicken tonight…just sayin’). I’ve been too busy to blog, so I’m extending my blog-iversary giveaway for everyone who “Follows” me between now and tomorrow!  Be sure to follow my blog for a drawing. I’ll be giving away an… Continue Reading

It’s the Most Wonderful (Nutty) Time of the Year!

Hi All, I’ve been running around doing Mom, wife, Santa, volunteer errands, so I haven’t been able to sit down and post.  On this wet, cold, windy day, we Robertsons are going to try to get our Christmas card photos made in between worship services.  Wish us good luck!  I hope to get blogging again,… Continue Reading