Great Book Series- Dakotah Treasures

I have never been one to read through books that are part of a series.  Usually, I read the first book and I am either so bored by it or have no interest to continue following the story.  There are very few exceptions to this.  I tend to get hooked on a particular author, but […]

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The Lost Art of Letter Writing

Whatever happened to letter writing?  It seems in the last 10 years– with the mainstream of email and cell phones– letter writing has gone by the way side. I’m as guilty as anybody. I used to write long, chatty emails to my friends– especially my best friend in California.  Honestly, I am so busy… people […]

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Messy Kids/Messy House

I grew up in a messy house.  My mom would have rather played with us kids than clean.  I can remember making tent forts, having floor picnics, tea parties, and even playing Pilgrims and Indians on my parents’ bed (the bed was the Mayflower… LOL).  I would rather play with my kids then clean.There, I […]

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Mommy’s Vacation

“It’s 106 miles to Chicago, we got a full tank of gas, half a pack of cigarettes, it’s dark… and we’re wearing sunglasses” Mommy was on vacation in Chicago.  Granted, it was for work.  But it was three days with no cartoons, no one opening the shower curtain and no one interrupting me in the […]

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