A Boy’s Room

Unhinged In 1999, or maybe it was 2000, I flew to Seattle for a conference. But, I was sad and could not focus and ditched most of it. I rode the bus around the city and bought hot coffee in little shops in the coldest rains. I was carved up by the disappointments in my […]

Plastic Bottle Cap Art (A How-To With Pictures)

I’ve been working on a plastic bottle cap art project for and with my son’s class for the annual school auction. I’ve never done one of these before, so I had a lot to learn before getting the kids together to place the bottle caps on the design. I couldn’t find a comprehensive tutorial anywhere, […]

Watch FuZees The YouTube Show For Kids

It’s Turtle Tuesday. Time to talk about fun stuff for Generation Z, the generation born from around 1996 to 2015. Today, I’m privileged to introduce you to The FuZees, a brand new YouTube kids show that uses art, music and dance to teach kids about life issues. Topics featured include things like what to do […]

Generation X vs Generation Y vs Generation Z

Generations X, Y and Z, with their own respective attitudes and attributes, have defined the modern workplace. Understanding the motivations and skills of each of these generations is paramount to recruiting and retaining the right people. So, how do the generations compare with each other? Find out in this latest infographic. Generation X vs Y […]

Natural Grocers OKC (With Pictures)

Thanks to Mari Farthing and Stephanie Clinton, community managers for Oklahoma Women Bloggers, several local bloggers recently had an opportunity to attend a presentation on Natural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage. Natural Grocers is a Colorado-based health food chain that opened in Oklahoma City last fall. I was still recovering from a nasty bout of the […]

How To Fight Evil In The World

Today is Martin Luther King, Jr. Day. Here is a quote from the civil rights leader on how to fight evil in the world. “By opening our lives to God in Christ, we become new creatures. This experience, which Jesus spoke of as the new birth, is essential if we are to be transformed nonconformists […]

Pizza Quilt Play Date

Early last fall, my son Sullivan had a friend over for a play date and they each made a pizza quilt. Little sister Bridgy joined in with an original pizza happy face. Big sister Juliette joined me in eating it all. Ha! There was something for everyone to do. This was such an easy little […]