Busted

Daily Prompt: You’re a Winner! “Good luck!” snickered the quick stop attendant before bagging my package of mini powdered doughnuts ¬†and ibuprofen. I grab my styrofoam cup of black coffee and head out the door into the cold December air taking in the smell of the alfalfa fields and the cow manure; the scent of […]

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The Loneliest Number

Weekly Photo Challenge: One Once upon a time there was a lonely palm tree who didn’t understand why she looked like the other palm trees, sorta, but didn’t feel like the other palm trees (so she thought). One day she decided to muster the courage to strike up a conversation with the rest of the […]

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Sweet Savory Bites

Oliva, You love visiting your grandparents. You delight in the simplest of pleasures reminding everyone to savor the small moments. Here’s what an ordinary visit usually consists of: Sweet Savory Bites: 1 cup bubbles with wand 1 batch of tortillas made by hand 2 art projects paints and crayons 1/2 mile hand-in-hand stroll 2 cups […]

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Welcoming the Fae

  Just want to share a new project with you. This is our orange tree in the backyard. Found this sweet little door on Etsy from a shop called Woodbling. Can you see the mini glow globe to the left of the door? It’s solar. Soaks in the sun’s rays during the day and glows […]

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Rogue Waves

There are no easy answers, but getting stumped at the grocery store was not something I expected. Let me explain, the place was packed after work on a weekday. I swiped my card to pay and before I could process the prompt on the screen “credit or debit?” the cashier sternly said “Ma’am, please, paper […]

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Sweet Potato Chocolate Chip Cookies

Oliva, You are 16 months old now! To celebrate here’s a sweet treat for you little girl. Mama’s Sweet Potato Oatmeal Chocolate Chip Cookies Ingredients: 1 c rolled oats 1/4 c whole wheat flour 1/3 c raw sugar 1/2 c shredded coconut 1/2 c semi-sweet chocolate chips 1 c mashed sweet potato 1/4 c vegetable […]

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The Crunchiest Tator-Tot

Doesn’t this picture look like it should be an album cover? The soundtrack to your life so far…how would it go? Track 1: I Don’t Need a Nap Track 2: I Hate it When You Say No Track 3: The Crunchiest Tator-Tot And other soon to be classics! Love, Your Dorky Mama

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