What's so wrong with trashy books (and movies?)

by Jenny Uebbing

Our weekend was filled with runny noses, pink eyes (I die. The second worst of childhood ailments, dethroned only by vomit), and lots and lots of reading.

The kids and I and even daddy all had books in piles around the... Read more +

The annual Lenten crash and burn

by Jenny Uebbing

Well, well, well.

We all saw this one coming. At least I presume most of you fine people did, along with my husband and my entire extended family (we're close knit like that).

Bottom line: committing to a radical total-life overhaul... Read more +

Is it really about the children?

by Jenny Uebbing

There has been much discussed about immigration in the news cycle of late. 5 million granted amnesty, amnesty revoked, bills vetoed, a legislative vs. executive branch showdown...it's a hot mess.

There are millions of young people who want to be living... Read more +

Sometimes it looks like this

by Jenny Uebbing

Today was one of the best days we've had at home in a while, for me and the kids. The long-anticipated pajama day at preschool was trumped by a snow day, and all three little people spiked fevers sometime after... Read more +

Why everybody loses when we sugarcoat NFP

by Jenny Uebbing

There's a common thread that runs through so many of the conversations I've had about NFP lately (and, as this belly pops out more and more, I'm guessing those opportunities are just going to start rolling in gangbusters at Costco... Read more +

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