Miss Bimbo: Here’s Your Throat Punch

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I’m in awe of how far we stoop as girls, as women, and as people in general for a little attention. I mean, could we set the bar any lower for our children? This website, called Miss Bimbo, in my opinion, is one of the lowest of the low. So I’m writing this post in {… Continue Reading …}

Taxidermy, pink hearts, nose warmers, gator-feet, vampire slaying, and the zombie apocalypse on Etsy

Halloween Zombies by Elaine Griffin Designs

As I start writing this, I’ve been up since 11:30 pm because of the baby. It’s 3:00 am and she has more energy than I don’t even know what right now. What.the.hell. We’ve watched Dora. Lots and lots of Dora. If that isn’t enough to make anyone madd under normal circumstances, I don’t know what {… Continue Reading …}

Hoarders: email edition

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Today I came to the most shocking realization of my life. I can’t delete emails. I am an email hoarder. What is with this? I save EVERYTHING! Does anyone else do this?

Dancing, crying, flying monkeys and the Kathryn Ingrid award

Kathryn Ingrid Creativity Award

The Kathryn Ingrid Creativity Award is seriously making the rounds! And now we finally have a graphic! If you need it, take it, or email me and I will send it to ya! I’m proud to say I’m receiving this award from Emily from Coffee and Spellcheck. Check out her blog – she is awesome! {… Continue Reading …}

When did Macy’s buy Justin Bieber?

I’m not going to sit here and lie to you. I’m not going to tell you that I didn’t enjoy the Justin Bieber Black Friday ad during the Macy’s Thanksgiving Day parade. I did, and I laughed. Every one of the one hundred times they played it. If you haven’t seen it, here it is. {… Continue Reading …}

If I had a totally commercial Christmas (and any money)

the Laine List Christmas

I would buy myself these things:

Please, do NOT let this happen to you: part deux

Ryan Gossling fashion faux paux

I know you all remember this post a couple of weeks ago, which discussed fashion week and the resurgence of wearing pajamas as clothes. I feel like I’ve done a huge injustice to men. I should have been more specific and let them know it meant them too! It never occurred to me until this {… Continue Reading …}

Parade Passion!

Ithaca Festival Happiness

I know this sounds really silly, but I am passionate about parades. I am so passionate about them, in fact, that they make me cry when I see them. No joke, if I wasn’t embarrassed and I let myself, I would cry my eyes out with happiness during parades. And in fact, I have. My {… Continue Reading …}

My son’s cause – bring back the voting machine!

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I love voting. In fact, Election Day is one of the most exciting days of the year for me.  When I was a child my parents used to take me with them to vote. I looked forward to being welcomed to our polling place by the town retirees, who know everyone’s name and who sit {… Continue Reading …}

Sunday is for FOOTBALL!

I’m a girl who likes, no, loves football. I have a husband who does not. He likes the Super Bowl, but by the time pre-season is over, he is generally done watching football. But he loves the food I cook to celebrate football, so he doesn’t complain much. Even when I cook healthy football food. {… Continue Reading …}