MintyCupcake
mintycupcake
Nov 17
3

??? Is everyone just skipping straight through the middle of what I wrote? I never said screw everyone and their dietary restrictions, I said don’t feel that it falls to you to create something substantial. The host may already plan on making a tofurkey or one of the vegetarians may plan on being portobello steaks. Read more

Nov 17
3

Why do you feel it’s on you to make a substantial side for those among you with dietary restrictions? Has the host indicated they are going to ignore the dietary restriction of their guests? I'd be inclined to make a simple side that fits with the restrictions, like cranberry sauce or something made with the Read more

Nov 16
2

Just got back from a reprise of the fall pole recital. It was short but good. I hurried home so I could watch the Saturday line up of BritComs on PBS, but They’re skipping Keeping Up Appearances and As Time Goes By tonight (boooo!) in favor of something called A Classic Christmas. I'm in no way ready to start Read more

Nov 16
6

Distract your from your marriage, distract you from the fact that once your kids are grown, you will have nothing to give you daily purpose, distract from the questionable effects on the mental health of your children, and so much more...

Nov 16
10

The cult of YouTube family channels. I don’t know what their original plan was (or if they even had one) but once you stop having babies, you start to lose your audience. Read more

Nov 16
11

Last night, YouTube recommended me a documentary about a family in the UK where the mom was expecting her 16th child while one of her older children was pregnant with the first grandchild. Perhaps unsurprisingly in this day and age, in the recommended videos is this family’s personal YouTube. What was surprising Read more

Nov 15
7

He has strong opinions on most things and does not hesitate to let me know when I'm wrong. 

Nov 15
26

I’ve started eating at my table, which Liam did not like because there was no where for him to sit with Mama, so he made peace with sitting behind me in the cat tree. Then yesterday, because I’m a terrible mom, I ate breakfast on the other side of the table, where the closest he could get is the Ikea catification

Nov 15
5

I didn’t look hard enough at the top photo and thought Francie was Linus’s mom! They’re the same color! Read more