Only God Can Fudge Me

Only God Can Fudge Me Does her tattoo have the word fudge in it?  I inched closer.    Fudge me.  It said something about… … fudge me.    That can’t be right.  Can it?    We stood in a foot of water at the edge of a lake. This was my first group-camping trip. Friends had invited...

Camping Survival Guide

Camping Survival Guide This piece originally appeared on Scary Mommy.  It’s that time of year again. My husband can’t resist the urge to build fires and look online at expensive camping gadgets. I want to point out the irony that he’s shopping online in an effort to camp, which is...

3 Reasons to Take Your Kids to Happy Hour

3 Reasons to Take Your Kids to Happy Hour   If going out to dinner as a family means fast food, Chuck E. Cheese or any establishment with the word “Hut,” “Buffet” or “Corral” in the name, it’s time you find a good happy hour. By the age of 5, your kid might be ready....