Pipdig Review: Choosing a WordPress Theme

I wanted to write a Pipdig review based on my usage and seeing other bloggers asking about Pipdig themes lately. Here ya go! Pipdig WordPress themes are stunning. There’s no denying that; the guy is an amazing website designer. I…

Have a Gratitude Explosion

Let’s have a chat about gratitude. You know that I know that you know what gratitude is, and you are most likely aware of studies that show how regular gratitude thoughts massage your brain into all sorts of happiness states. In…

Imitation Crab is the Devil

My 9 year old has his share of food quirks, but they’re mostly healthy. I mean, sure, he is enamored with those solid sugar things you dip in liquid sugar and then in powdery sugar and then suck straight into…

20 Items to Just Not Mix Into the …

It’s become something of an epidemic. Recipes for playdough and slime and ideas for items to mix into that playdough or slime. Just when I think the goop craze is dying down I see another post roll on through my…

Let’s all Draw This #2

No. We aren’t drawing poop, even though I’m sure you read the title and got all excited about the idea. This is my phenomenal, life-changing series of little things I am making you draw with me on index cards. It’s…

Holy Sh!t Chocolate Zucchini Cake

Yes, you will say holy shit! in between each bite of this chocolate zucchini cake, because it is that freaking good. And then while you are chewing you’ll make constant Mmmmmmm noises. After that, you’ll want a second piece, and…

My Favorite Blogging Tools and Resources

Oh, blogging. What do I say about something that has completely obsessed me for an entire decade, allowed me to discover my love for writing, introduced me to amazing friends, and given me a source of income so I am…

You Will Explode When You See These …

Oh my god, colors. Am I right? Colors, colors, colors, colors, colors. And more colors. I loathe the question what is your favorite color and anyone who asks me that question gets a swift punch in the forehead. There’s no…

30 Refreshingly Unique Blog Writing Prompts

Let’s get refreshed, shall we? If you’re a blogger, you’re going to hit writing topic rock bottom at some point and probably get all pissed off and throw your pizza at the wall. I am here to ensure that no…

How to Slay Your Next Dental Visit

It’s everybody’s favorite time: I didn’t used to really mind going to the dentist, but now that I’m rapidly, rapidly aging, I’m growing increasingly hateful of the whole idea of anyone jamming their hands in my mouth for any reason…

Being Conscious

I lost consciousness over the period of a decade or two. I could blame it on many things: marriage, kids, the quiet comfort of the suburbs. But really, it was all my doing. I let myself drip into the ease…

Crows Are Actually Cool Little Buddies

Recently I learned that crows are super smart creatures. They are loud and demonic looking, aggressive, and HUGE, but their intelligence surpasses that of many other birds. I grew up with this story in my mind of crows being “nasty…