The Funny Side of Food Allergies

by Jenny Hansen Let’s all admit it: food allergies are serious, and often a gigantic pain in the rear for everyone involved… But there’s a funny side. (You knew I’d find it.) Somewhere in the middle of playing 20 questions with the waiter, chef or host about the ingredients of their food, you have to just…

Hubby’s Jewels Threatened by Doctor With Tuna…

by Jenny Hansen I swear to God, that’s the headline at our house this month. (And yes, I’ll explain.) The last time we talked this much about the Hubby’s junk was October of 2011 when the Thunderwear discussion erupted. For those of you who missed the Thunderwear talk, and are too sleepy to click that…

Squirrel Underpants and Other Useful Links

by Jenny Hansen Because the More Cowbell Universe loves me, one of my readers sent me a link to Squirrel Underpants. They’re too small for me, but I thought they might give you some humorous chitter-chatter. Endorsed by SmallAnimalDecency.com, these babies are a wild value at only $6.50. If you have more questions about ’em,…

The Almost X-Rated Garage Sale (Part 2)

I don’t know if I’ll EVER recover from this garage sale. We won’t be having another one unless I take a more active role. This one was almost X-rated. Certainly it was more PG-13 than we’d planned.

5 Ways Kindergarten Enrollment Is Like a Job Interview

by Jenny Hansen I’m warning you, today I’m gonna get my rant on. It feels like I’ve been preparing for my kid to go to kindergarten for at least 4 months now. Oh wait…I have! What happened to the days when you just took in a piece of mail, filled out a form and sent…