Today’s the deadline!

Calling all Smufs fans! Today’s the last day to post your comments under the Sept. 2 blog entry “Remember the Smurfs?” for your chance to win one of two copies of the new Smurfs’ publications from comics and graphic novels publisher Papercutz....

Can’t we all just get along?

This story on cnn.com caught my eye this morning: http://www.cnn.com/2010/CRIME/09/28/ohio.birthday.brawl/index.html?hpt=T2 In short, a melee broke out at a birthday party for a 3-year-old girl at a Fraternal Order of Eagles club in Ohio. In the end, 15 people were...

More and more, he’s walking

The strut was too cute. I could only smile and chuckle. I was in the kitchen Monday night making dinner when my 19-month-old son, Jacob, rounded the corner holding on to the play kitchen set that he and his sister share. He dropped to his knees and crawled toward me,...

Are you a ‘sanctimommy’?

I was looking up a word at www.merriam-webster.com and came across a Top 10 list of user submitted words. At the top of the list this day was the word “sanctimommy.” It is defined as “a mother who points out perceived faults in the parenting of...