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Dealing With Milestones

In Motherhood, Parenting by Jen19 Comments

This week we are heading into some BIG milestones for our family, a kindergarten graduation and a graduation from elementary school. First let’s talk about my kindergartener, Rebekah. I cannot believe that an entire school year has passed, It seems like just yesterday that I dropped her off for her first day of school. Now she will be graduating kindergarten. …

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Man-day Post: Happy Mother’s Day!

In Man-day, Motherhood by Jensguy14 Comments

It’s time for another installment of Man-day from Jensguy. I’m going to keep this post short, because I have quite a few things going on today. To my late mother:  Thank you for raising me, mostly alone.  That took strength that can’t be measured and I hope to continually live up to your sacrifice.  I miss you every day and …

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Sometimes Being A Mother Stinks

In Motherhood, Parenting by Jen22 Comments

Yes, yes you did just read that right. Wait, isn’t this the week that we celebrate all things wonderful about motherhood and are supposed to walk away with warm and cuddly feelings? Those who are truthful about motherhood will know what I mean about having times when it really stinks. If you aren’t there yet, just wait, it’s coming. Like …

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Man-day Post: Is the Jungle Book Racist?

In Man-day by Jensguy10 Comments

It’s time for another installment of Man-day by Jensguy Generally, when I see entrainment reporters trying to “bring the history,” I have to shake my head and bite my tongue.  However, in this case, I think I’m going to say something. Yahoo entertainment reporter Amanda Bell writes an article talking about the upcoming live action remake of “The Jungle Book,” …

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The Easiest and Best Sopapillas You Will Ever Make

In Cooking & Crafting by Jen11 Comments

   I have already covered that my mother is from Chihuahua Mexico and my family has a long standing tradition of fabulous Mexican food. Mexico is a very big country with many regions and each region has it’s signature dishes which vary in both ingredients and cooking styles.   This week my family had the stomach flu so I haven’t …

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How to MakeYour Own Sugar Body Scrub

In Beauty & Fashion by Jen18 Comments

As we are getting ready to head into summer, at least here in my neck of the woods, my skin is feeling dry and rough.  On a recent trip to the mall to pick up some sugar scrub to counteract this problem, I had the epiphany that I could make this myself. Now we all know that not all of …

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Man-day Post: Red Pill Mommy Blogging

In Blogging, Man-day by Jensguy28 Comments

It’s time for this week’s edition of Man-day by Jensguy. *Note from Jen- This is a pretty amazing post. Most bloggers won’t share this info with you, but my husband wants to make sure every Mommy Blogger is rewarded for their hard work. So what if I were to tell you that much of what you thought you knew about building a …

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Review: The Disney Infinity Game System

In Reviews by Jen30 Comments

For Christmas this year the JENerally Informed children were surprised with a Disney Infinity game system. The hubs and I did our research before buying and all of us have been really happy with it.  The gist is that the game allows you to purchase finely crafted figurines that enter the actual game when placed on a pedestal. By themselves, …

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My First VoxBox: Sargento Ultra Thin Cheese

In Reviews by Jen6 Comments

About a month ago I signed up with Influenster and was pleasantly surprised when I received an email saying that they had selected me to receive The Sargento Ultra Thin Cheese VoxBox. Woo- hoo I LOVE cheese! I have been to Europe twice and also lived there for a semester for school. I am a cheese connoisseur and take my …

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Man-day Post:The Tweets, They Are A-Changin’

In Blogging, Man-day by Jensguy18 Comments

It’s time for this week’s edition of Man- day from Jensguy. Jennifer has allowed me a second week in a row of tech blogging. If you find the content useful, please let us know in the comments section.  If you would rather me to go back to baseball blogging, let us know about that as well. :) If you haven’t already …