Girly Girl

Even at the age of 3, my daughter is a total girly girl.  Everything is pink, purple, princesses and Barbie’s.  She wants “lips” (gloss on her lips) all the time; new color on her toe nails nightly (never realizing how long it takes mommy to paint her toe nails); matching princess panties and socks; and… Continue reading Girly Girl


Last week I went to Legoland with my soon to be three year old daughter Savanna, and my seventy something old parents.  For some people, this screams “Fun!” For others, it screams “pass the bottle of any type of alcohol!” We left on our journey from Phoenix, Arizona to Carlsbad, California with my father driving,… Continue reading Legoland

Fancy Dinner

This past weekend I had the pleasure of staying at a local resort with a girlfriend, her daughter and my daughter…a girls only weekend.  I had a gift certificate to the “fancy” restaurant so we made reservations for Saturday evening.  Unfortunately, the only reservation available was 7:30pm.  For most people this is the perfect time slot for… Continue reading Fancy Dinner