The Ultimate Weight Watchers Guide to Thankgsiving

The Ultimate Weight Watchers Guide to Thanksgiving by

I think, of all the holidays, Thanksgiving and Weight Watchers are the least compatible. I mean, a huge part of Thanksgiving is a gigantic, fattening meal. But, don’t worry, there are ways you can celebrate, enjoy (and still eat) this Thanksgiving and stay on program. There are a few different areas to look at when … Continue reading

17 Year Cicadas in Kansas: A Summer to Remember

17 year cicadas come to kansas

It all started with a familiar summer sound… the buzz. It was coming from the trees as it does every year. The sound of cicadas marks the beginning of summer in these parts. However, this year was different. The buzz got louder. The mating call shriek became overwhelming. There were cicadas flying everywhere, bumping and … Continue reading

Kindergarten Books ~ Which are the Best?


Today I need a favor… Hanna’s going to Kindergarten next year, and it appears as though she’s pretty scared about the whole thing. This fear has manifested itself in a few ways that I won’t go into here… She has a “practice” day next week, where she’ll actually go to her new classroom and spend … Continue reading