At night I hear owls in my trees, hoot-who-whoing outside my windows. Yesterday evening there was a gray fox on the porch. ‘Tis the season, friends.
It’s time for the pumpkins.
I'm Laura Mayes, a writer and one of the founders of Mighty Events & GoMighty, of the Mom 2.0 Summit, and of Kirtsy. Some things I've written have won an Emmy. Other things are in Kirtsy Takes a Bow. And a whole lot of others are right here where you've landed. Welcome. Any questions?
A few weeks ago, I found myself at La Grande Orange Cafe. We were getting pizza, but honestly, at this time of the Holly Holidays, I really just need a salad. My body is craving salad. Nutrients! Anything that’s not sugar-coated! One problem, I’m not a huge lover of salad. I try. I do. I [...]
On Black Friday we were sort of looking for things to do. Niece #2, Hannah, was over for a couple of days and we decided to make a list of things we could do in our little town. Shopping was not on the list. We each decided to make an advent calendar. And we wanted [...]
Thanks to all the turkeys, we’re feeling pretty thankful right about now. For starters, we’ve been off this week, really off this week, and it has been fantastic. In our downtime, we spent the week freezing. And seeing Frozen (I loved it. Super loved it. Harry said there was “waaaay too much singing and princesses [...]
It’s Thanksgiving week! And without getting into all the oh my gosh how is it already Thanksgiving obviousness, I’ll just say, I love this week. Harry is out of school, I’m barely working, and it’s really cold outside…which never happens but is fantastically appropriate. Mainly, finally it feels like not summer. In fact, it’s downright [...]