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Vengeance for Parking Fail

Have you ever had road rage because of an idiot driver? Have you ever been the catalyst for another to have road rage? How did you deal with it on either end? https://youtu.be/TwLj4NBGLao I did a careless thing in a parking lot and caused someone else grief in a...

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Boohoo for You, Rachel Hollis

Women, if you want an egalitarian society, put on your big girl pants and dive in. But stop the farcical whining with all sorts of false narratives of victimhood! https://youtu.be/avEfBLBBiu8 Today I take on a Facebook post on Rachel Hollis's page. Because it was just...

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YouTube Disabled Comments On ALL My Videos

When huge companies have knee-jerk overreactions to problems—rather than taking the time to consider all those impacted—it sucks. https://youtu.be/5Umha3fTJm4 There are better ways to manage comment problems than by punishing content creators. And the technology...

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San Diego Couple Trip with Teen Boys

The nearly empty nest thing takes some getting used to. This past week we took a final vacation with our boys before our 18-year-old, Samson, heads to Richmond, Virginia, for two years to serve as a missionary. https://youtu.be/3bA2FIzCQew If that's not traumatic...

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Veggie Loaded Instant Pot Chili

Last fall we got an instant pot, mostly because…well…instant. I don't like cooking, but I like eating healthy. I love my crockpot, so this multi use pressure cooker seemed like a great addition. We got the six-quart instant pot that also serves as a slow cooker,...

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Pumpkin Coconut Soup

It's freezing. And in addition to the constant companionship of my sugar-free cocoa (which I'm sipping right this very moment, per usual), I have been craving soups. But some of the tastiest soups are super high in fat and calories. 1 cup of this stuff is less than...

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Nothing to Wear Mid Weight Loss

My closet is mess. I don't like buying clothes and I like buying fat clothes even less. One of my goals is to do a midlife wardrobe makeover—complete with a capsule wardrobe of interchangeable pieces—once I'm at a healthy size. But for now, I'm stuck. Now that I've...

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Instant Pot Chicken Ramen

In college, ramen (the kind that costs 10¢ per package) was a staple. (Because 10¢ per package fits nicely with abject poverty.) It was something of a status symbol to graduate and move on to 50¢ condensed soup in a can. Not to be a food snob or anything, but never...

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